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  • Staff analyst needed
    Staff analyst needed
    The New York City Fire Department is in need of an experienced Administrative Staff Analyst. The business title for this civil service position is "HR Communications and Events Coordinator". This is a non-managerial position and the...
  • FDNY Ambulance
    LAPD: Fire department captain from Long Island facing child sex charges
    A New York City Fire Department EMS captain from Long Island was arrested on a felony warrant Friday and is accused of committing multiple sex crimes against children, the New York Daily News reported.Wilbert Riera, 51, of Bay Shore, was taken...
  • 9/11
    Rate of 9/11 responder cancer cases rises to over 2,500
    An unfortunate side effect of the outpouring of relief efforts following the 9/11 attacks has increased, a new report finds. Last year, Mount Sinai Hospital’s World Trade Center Health Program reported just over 1,100 cases of responders who...
  • The NYPD and FDNY have a long history of playing grudge-match hockey games.
    Cops and firefighters duke it out at Coliseum clash
    Did anyone go to the fight at the Nassau Coliseum on Sunday? Suddenly, a hockey game broke out. That would probably be the best way to describe this year’s charity match-up of the NYPD versus the city's bravest. But somebody forgot to...
  • FDNY NYPD brawl: Watch FDNY, NYPD in bench-clearing brawl at charity hockey game
    FDNY NYPD brawl: Watch FDNY, NYPD in bench-clearing brawl at charity hockey game
    The FDNY and NYPD’s brawl, at a charity hockey game over the weekend at Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, left a black eye – literally in some cases – on the annual fundraising game. You know what they say: I went to a fight and a...
  • FDNY Racial Discrimination Lawsuit
    City settles FDNY racial discrimination suit with $98 million
    The city has agreed to pay roughly $98 million in back pay and benefits to settle a New York City Fire Department racial discrimination lawsuit brought against the city, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration announced on Tuesday.“This...
  • Long Island men among 32 indicted in NYC disability scheme
    Long Island men among 32 indicted in NYC disability scheme
    Nine men from Long Island were among 32 defendants charged Tuesday in an ongoing investigation into a multimillion-dollar Social Security disability fraud scheme that has led to the arrests of more than 80 retired New York City cops and...
  • NYPD Social Security Scam
    Heroes of 9/11? Retired NYPD and FDNY indicted in $400 million disability scam
    They were the men and women who rushed to Ground Zero when all others fled. Courageously, they stood undaunted against the face of terrorism, and emerged as time-honored heroes. Except, some of them weren’t even there.According to CBS News...
  • Civil Servants
    NY Disability Scam
    More than 100 former police officers, firefighters and other city workers faked mental disabilities in order get tens of thousands of dollars in Social Security benefits a year, NBC 4 New York has learned.But an investigation has revealed the...
  • 9/11 observances with pipes and drums
    9/11 observances with pipes and drums
    Across the country and throughout the world there were 9/11 remembrance ceremonies in honor of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. As part of many events there were pipers and drummers from various police and fire departments. On top...
  • 343 firefighters climb 110 stories in full gear to remember their fallen brothers and sisters of 9/11.
    343 firefighters climb 110 stories in full gear to remember fallen 9/11 comrades
    343 firefighters climb 110 stories in memory of their 9/11 fallen comrades each year on this anniversary date. The number 343 is significant as that’s the number of NYC firefighters lost in the 9/11 terrorist attack, according to ABC local...
  • 343 firefighters
    343 firefighters: Fellow firefighters honor those lost on 9/11 with tower climbs
    The numbers are well known: 343 firefighters, 110 stories. For firefighters across the nation, those numbers are particularly meaningful, says News 10 ABC out of Sacramento on Sept. 11.On the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks,...
  • Side Bar First Responders Appreciation Night Poster
    Side Bar's First Responders Appreciation Night
    If you are looking for something to do on Wednesday night, San Diego uber hotspot Side Bar is lending its prestige to shine a spotlight on its already popular ‘industry night’ and will host its First Responders Appreciation Night. As...
  • Remembrance Rescue Project and Sept. 11: Remember, honor and teach
    Remembrance Rescue Project and Sept. 11: Remember, honor and teach
    The Remembrance Rescue Project and Wreaths Across America seek to remember America's brave who died while serving them, while also honoring those who protect and serve them now. And they also strive to teach the young among us the importance...
  • NASCAR’s Blake Koch in a New York state of mind at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    NASCAR’s Blake Koch in a New York state of mind at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Blake Koch is a regular in the NASCAR Nationwide Series but when he takes to the track today at Charlotte Motor Speedway it will mark the first time this season his seat is in a truck.The 27-year old from West Palm Beach, Florida will be behind...