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January 3, 2019

Eighty Fire Officers Take the Oath at Special Ceremony

DNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the promotion of 80 Fire Officers on Jan. 3 at York College in Queens. Sixteen Captains were promoted to […]
December 28, 2018

Bronx Firefighter Lives Out His Childhood Dream

irefighter Edwin Rodriguez is a Mentor in the FDNY Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program and has been a member of our Department for nearly 23 years. He noted that it wasn’t […]
December 14, 2018

Scheduling Supervisor John Dove Follows in His Father’s Footsteps

hen he reports to work each day, FDNY Fire Alarm Unit Scheduling Supervisor John Dove noted that he’s helping to lead one of the elite units […]

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Congratulations to #FDNY Paramedic Denzel Adonis, who is the first FDNY Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Fire and Life Safety alumnus to become a FDNY Paramedic. Read more:

“In the FDNY and the Marine Corps, we’re brothers and sisters who help people regardless of who we are and where we come from,” said #Ladder109 #Firefighter Danny Chan, who is standing third from right. Read about his thoughts on #MLKDay at

“MLK Day is a reminder that it’s OK to celebrate our differences versus ridiculing them. Our differences is part of what has us moving forward and working together as leaders in the greatest fire department in the world,” said #Ladder176 Lieutenant Andrew Brown. #MLKDay

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Congratulations to 15 #FDNY members awarded scholarships from New York State Honorary Fire Chiefs Association. Read more:

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