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October 31, 2022

Meet EMT Andrew Ochtera

Today, meet Station 47 Emergency Medical Technician Andrew Ochtera. This first responder joined our Department in 2018 and always knew a career here was something that […]
October 27, 2022

Laura Kavanagh Makes History as the FDNY’s First Woman Fire Commissioner

Today, New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced the appointment of Commissioner Laura Kavanagh to lead the FDNY as its 34th Fire Commissioner. “Her style of […]
October 25, 2022

#TransformationTuesday: Time to Catch Up With Paramedic Apollon

On this Transformation Tuesday, the spotlight is on Paramedic Natalie Apollon. When you first met her, she was an EMT working in Brooklyn. Now, she has […]
October 22, 2022

Aspiring Fire Marshals Get Career Advice at Info Session

Working for the FDNY represents helping others, pride, family and opportunity. Today, for the first time in history, the Department hosted an Information Session to educate […]
October 20, 2022

Meet Bronx Firefighter Matthew Johnson

Engine 42 Firefighter Matthew Johnson proudly serves in The Bronx, which is the borough he has lived in since he was a kid. Watch along today […]
October 17, 2022

FDNY Vulcans Hoop it Up at Firefighter Leon Smith Jr. Tourney

On Oct. 14 and 15, members of the FDNY Vulcan Society and FDNY family were hoopin’ it up in Brownsville for the 2022 Firefighter Leon Smith […]
October 15, 2022

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Spotlight on Captain Jose Grullon

On this final day of Hispanic Heritage Month 2022, join us in learning about Ladder 53 Captain Jose Grullon. Born in the Dominican Republic and raised […]
October 14, 2022

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Learn About Firefighter Felix De La Cruz

Our recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month continues today with a trip uptown to Inwood to chat with Engine 95 Firefighter Felix De La Cruz. This New […]
October 6, 2022

FDNY Hispanic Society Celebrates Annual Dinner Dance

Acting Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh, members of the FDNY Hispanic Society and the FDNY family gathered on Sept. 30 in The Bronx to celebrate the society’s […]