1. Date Change-Lt. Carpluk / FF Reilly Memorial (5k) Run
REMINDER: The 3rd Annual Lt. Carpluk / FF Reilly brothers in battle 5k memorial run has been changed from Friday, September 24 to Saturday, October 2nd at Orchard Beach Park, Bronx, NY. The online Registration fee will be $35 or $40 to register at the race. Registration will be at 10am with the race starting at 11am, with food and beverages to follow. For further information, contact E-75/L-33 at 718-430-0275 or E-42 at 718-430-0242. Proceeds will help support the respective scholarship funds.
2. Steuben Day Parade
REMINDER: On Saturday, September 25th, at 11:15am members participating shall wear dress uniform and assemble at E. 67th St. & Madison Ave. in Manhattan. There will be a collation to follow at Oktoberfest at Central Park Summer Stage area. Enter at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue.
3. Flag Bearer Volunteers Needed - Tunnel To Towers Run/Walk 2010
REMINDER: On Sunday, September 26th members are needed to help honor the 343 members of the FDNY lost on September 11, 2001 by carrying memorial banners and U.S. flags at the Tunnel to Towers Run. Members must arrive at 8 am sharp at Trinity Square, located in Manhattan directly outside the Battery Tunnel, two blocks south of the quarters of E10/L10. Members are requested to attend in Class A uniform. For more information contact Lt. Rob Vogt (D-8) at 917-359-4252 or FF Brian Minardo (L-174) at 917-670-6903.
4. FF Kevin Delano Sr. (L-142) Plaque Dedication
On Tuesday, September 28th at 11am, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Kevin M. Delano, Sr. (L-142) who died on July 30, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters E-285/L-142, located at 103-17 98th Street, Ozone Park, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.
5. FDNY Hockey Team Tryouts
On Sept. 30, Oct 7, 14, 21, and 28 from 11am-1pm at the Aviator Hockey Rink at Floyd Bennett Field. For more info call Bill Kammerer, 516-897-0449.
Stephen J. Cassidy
Joseph A. Miccio