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December 31, 2009
NY Post - Deutsche Bldg. Faces New Snags

NY Post - 1 Person Dead in Brooklyn Fire


December 30, 2009
NY Daily News - Family Tears Mix With Firefighters' Anger As Sefless 9/11 Responder Is Laid to Rest

Newsday - Friends, Family Mourn Firefighter From Kings Park

Newsday - FDNY to Promote LI father, Son In Historic Ceremony

Queens Courier - Firefighter Denied 'Line-Of-Duty' Burial


December 29, 2009
NY Times - Arson Suspected as Girl Dies in a Brooklyn Fire

NY Daily News - FDNY Eyes Arson In Early Morning Brooklyn Fire That Claims Life Of Teen Girl

NY Post - 'Arson' Horror

NY 1 - Fatal Williamsburg Fire Deemed Suspicious

Associated Press - Wake for NYC firefighter, 48, Ground Zero Worker

SI Advance - Fire Races Through Another Vacant Annadale Home

Chief Leader - UFOA, Women Firefighters Hail Commissioner Cassano

Chief Leader - Cassano's Tough Task


December 28, 2009
NY Daily News - Family's Anger at FDNY's Snub Of Wake For 9/11 Hero James Ryan

7 Online - 1 Woman Dead, 1 Badly Injured In Brooklyn Fire

Associated Press - 1 Dead In Brooklyn Fire

CBS 2 - 1 Dead, 4 Injured In Brooklyn Fire


December 27, 2009
NY Daily News - Death of 9/11 Firefighter Hero Jim Ryan Overshadowed by 'Flashier' Flight 253 Terrorism Story

NY Daily News - FDNY Firefighter Jason Brezler Spends Christmas in Afghanistan Fighting Taliban - Not Fires


December 26, 2009
NY Post - Couple, Tot Escape Blaze

NY Daily News - Hero 9/11 First Responder Jim Ryan Dies of Pancreatic Cancer on Christmas Day

NY Daily News - Brave Boss for The Bravest: New Fire Commish Sal Cassano is An Old Hand

NY 1 - In Review: FDNY Battles Budget Cuts, New Dispatch System

SI Advance - Local Firefighters Give Family Gift of Life


December 25, 2009
NY Daily News - Manhattan's Ladder 8 Among FDNY Facilities To Make Big Food Donation To City Harvest Drive

NY 1 - Homebound New Yorkers Receive Hot Meal, Holiday Cheer

CBS 2 - 2nd Alarm Fire Destroys Home, Damages Another

SI Advance - 2nd Alarm Fire Guts Annadale House


December 24, 2009
NY Times - A Fire Commissioner Devoted to Family and Dedicated to the Safety of His Corps

NY Times - Down, Not Out, After Fire Guts a Gym in the Bronx

NY Post - Rescuers Pull 2 From B'klyn Blaze

SI Advance - Islander Earned His Way To The Top

7 Online - Two Rescued From Condo Fire In Brooklyn

1010 Wins - Firefighters Rescue Father, Daughter from Brooklyn Blaze

NY 1 - Outgoing Fire Commissioner Reflects On FDNY Changes


December 23, 2009
NY Post - A Good Pick For The Bravest

NY Post - New FDNY Boss Goes High-Tech

NY Post - Blaze KOs Famed Bx. Boxing Gym

Lower Hudson Online - 'Black Sunday' Survivor To Organize Blood Drive

NY Daily News - Wave of Commercial Fires Stirs Painful Memories of Arson in Neighborhoods North of Manhattan

NY Daily News - Bronx Fire Destroys Famed Gym, Morris Park Boxing Club

NY Daily News - Nicholas Scoppetta Has Few Regrets; Looks Back on Career as New York City's Fire Commissioner


December 22, 2009
NY Times - 40-Year Veteran Chosen to Lead the Fire Dept.

NY Times - Fire Guts Bronx Stores in 2nd Major Blaze in 2 Months

NY Daily News - Salvatore Cassano To Succeed Nicholas Scoppetta As New York City Fire Commissioner

NY Daily News - Second Fire In Bronx Neighborhood Sparks Arson Talk

NY Post - FDNY Vet To Be New Commish

SI Advance - Islander to Take FDNY Reins

NY 1 - Mayor Names Sal Cassano As New Fire Commissioner


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