9/11 NEVER FORGET Mobile Exhibit Comes to West Nyack this Weekend, Remembering Rockland & 9/11 Heroes – FDNY Firefighters and Brothers Tommy & Danny Foley.
Tommy and Danny Foley grew up in West Nyack and were graduates of Clarkstown South High School. Tommy a member of the elite FDNY Rescue 3 (a special operations unit in the FDNY) tragically was killed on 9/11. After weeks of an exhaustive search, Danny would find his brother. Danny would later follow in Tommy’s footsteps and become a member of Rescue 3. Danny would pass away in 2020 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
The 9/11 mobile museum a family day of reflection, education, and remembrance is this Saturday (October 2) from 11am – 8pm and on Sunday (October 3) from 11am – 6pm at Germonds Park (185 Germonds Park Road) in West Nyack. The day will include educational experiences and family and entertainment activities. Suggested donation of $20 per family – all proceeds go directly to 9/11 Education Foundation.
Danny and Tommy Foley were American heroes and will never be forgotten. More information on the flyer below.
Tribute video to FDNY FF Danny Foley
Over 500 Turkeys Distributed to Families in the Village of Spring Valley for Thanksgiving Day
Over 500 Turkeys Distributed to Families in the Village of Spring Valley for Thanksgiving Day.
“This is the SEASON of GIVING and being THANKFUL! Remember that Thanksgiving is a joyous invitation to shower the world with love and gratitude. When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” said East Ramapo School Board Member Sabrina Charles Pierre.
Great job by Sabrina Charles-Pierre, Spring Valley Police Department, and all involved.
Sons of Italy Meatball Contest Raises $7,000 for Medical Expenses for Local Family
Assemblyman Lawler and Sheriff Falco presented 2-year old Jhanaè Fairclough and her parents Kirk and Jodi Ann with the proceeds raised from the recent Meatball Contest hosted by the Blauvelt Sons of Italy. Assemblyman Lawler won the contest defeating Sheriff Falco for best meatballs.
The $7,000 will help the family cover some of Jhanaè’s medical expenses.
Our best wishes to the Fairclough family!