Info Fax# 6 January 12, 2018

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ANNUAL FDNY SKI RACES
The 45th Annual FDNY Firefighters Ski Races at Hunter Mountain will take place on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. Proceeds will be donated to the NY Firefighters Burn Center Foundation. There will be a plaque dedication honoring FF William Tolley, L-135. Trophies for each 1st, 2nd, 3rd place Ski teams and Snowboard teams will be awarded along with many lottery prizes. "Let's keep the tradition going." Register your team online at www.Huntermtn.com ASAP to get the discounted fee. For additional information, contact Joe Jove 518-263-4023.


EMERALD SOCIETY MEETING
On Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 8:00pm, the Emerald Society will be hosting the Queens Meeting at Knights of Columbus, 333 Beach 90th St., Rockaway Beach, New York. The first meeting of the year will feature Al Connolly from the Pension Bureau, Matt Desjardin and LeRoy McGinnis from the UFA, and Paul Mannix from the UFOA. Refreshments and food will be provided.

The February meeting will be hosted in Long Island, at the Irish American Center on Willis Ave in Mineola. For more information, please contact Jim Healy (Ret.) at 516-476-3934, Ed Mullen (L-142) at 917-561-0467 or JW Smith (E-259) at 917-647-1532. The Emerald Hotline can be reached at 516-889-2514.


MEMORIAL MASS
On Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 1100 hours, E-46/L-27 will have a Memorial Mass honoring the memory of Lt. Curtis W. Meyran, B-26, Lt. John G. Bellew, L-27 and Lt. Joseph P. DiBernardo, R-3, all of whom made the supreme sacrifice as a result of injuries sustained while operating at Bronx Box 3-3 2997, January 23, 2005. The mass will take place in quarters, 460 Cross Bronx Expressway, Bronx, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


PLAQUE DEDICATION
On Monday, January 22, 2018 at 1100 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Kevin A. Rooney, E-42, who died on January 22, 2017. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-42, 1781 Monroe Avenue, Bronx, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


PLAQUE DEDICATION
On Monday, January 22, 2018 at 1500 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Brian J. Masterson, M-9, who died on January 22, 2017. The dedication will take place in the quarters of M-9, 305 Front Street, Staten Island Homeport, Staten Island, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary