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Meet our Families: Monica Rogan, Daughter of FF Matthew Rogan

On September 11, 2001, Monica was only 10 years old. She was sitting in class when she learned that something had happened in Manhattan. “I already had a bad feeling,” Monica said, recounting the events of that fateful day. Monica’s family stayed up all night watching the news – scanning the screen, hoping to spot…

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Meet our 2019 Marathon Team: Christopher Maloney

There has been a Maloney in the FDNY for over a century. Christopher Maloney’s Great Grandfather was a member of the FDNY; and his Father and two Uncles are currently FDNY members with 65 years of service between the three of them. His family has a dedication to the department that runs deep and spans…

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Meet our 2019 Marathon Team: Amy Lucas

Amy Lucas started running as a middle-schooler, a track athlete running short distances. She continued into her time in high school, and, later, at Manhattan College. Years ago, she ran a half marathon. Now, she is gearing up for her first full marathon with Answer the Call. When she was thinking about running the NYC…

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Meet our 2019 Marathon Team: Danielle Ford

In 2015, Danielle Ford from Rockaway Park, NY, ran the NYC marathon for the first time for spinal muscular atrophy. The next year, she ran again, for multiple sclerosis. For the third year in a row Danielle will be running for a cause she cares about. This time, she will be running for Answer the…

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Meet our 2019 Marathon Team: Julie Ricevuto

Julie Ricevuto, a New York native, has been a dedicated runner since middle school, through to high school, like many of the runners on the Answer the Call team. This will be her second NYC marathon, but her first running with Answer the Call. This year, Julie is determined to improve her training process. “I…

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We Pledge to Never Forget FDNY Lieutenant Brian J. Sullivan

We join all of New York City in mourning the loss of FDNY Lieutenant Brian J. Sullivan.  Lieutenant Sullivan died this weekend from injuries sustained in the line of duty.  A true hero, Lieutenant Sullivan bravely served in the FDNY as a 27-year veteran of the department. We send our sincere condolences to Lieutenant Sullivan’s grieving…

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