February 1, 2023

Celebrating Black History Month: A Spotlight on Firefighter Belvon Koranteng

Today, as we begin our recognition of Black History Month, meet Engine 295 Firefighter Belvon Koranteng. This past November, the Jackson Heights native helped to rescue […]
January 31, 2023

Eleven FDNY Youth Alums Graduate from the EMS Academy

Shout-out to the 11 FDNY Youth members who graduated from the EMS Academy today. This latest group includes alumni of the FDNY Captain Vernon A. Richard […]
January 30, 2023

Join FDNY Podcast Episode 1: ‘This is a really special place’

“This is a really special place,” explained Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh to hosts Battalion Chief Michele Fitzsimmons and Captain Andrew Brown. “That’s not just a talking point. […]
January 23, 2023

EMT/EMS Trainee Candidates: Learn the Declaration of Geneva

EMT/EMS Trainee Candidates: Get motivated today to learn the Declaration of Geneva. In addition to announcing the Count on Deck, our Probies recite this pledge below […]
January 16, 2023

Celebrating MLK Day: FDNY Members Discuss Continuing Dr. King’s Legacy

Today, we join the nation in celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As we pause to remember his activism, teachings and […]
January 4, 2023

FDNY HS Students Learn Next Level Skills in New Robotics Club

Today, we are taking a closer look into the newly launched FDNY High School Robotics Club. Led by Squad 18 Firefighter Alcide Salce, this after-school club […]
January 3, 2023

Celebrating Mentoring Month: Firefighter Candidates Visit Engine 95/Ladder 36

Exam #7001 Candidates: As we celebrate National Mentoring Month, check out highlights from when Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program Mentees recently visited Engine 95/Ladder 36 in Inwood. […]
December 31, 2022

Michael Fields Makes History With Appointment to Chief of EMS Operations

Today, FDNY Commissioner Laura Kavanagh announced the appointment of Chief Michael Fields to Chief of EMS Operations. Chief Fields is a 28-year veteran of the Department. […]
December 30, 2022

Chief of EMS Lillian Bonsignore Retires After Three Decades of Service

Today, FDNY Chief of EMS Operations Lillian Bonsignore is retiring after over three decades serving the citizens of the City of New York. Chief Bonsignore was […]