Memorial Mural Dedicated To Two Fallen Philadelphia FirefightersA new mural honors the memories of two hometown heroes who died fighting a five-alarm warehouse fire in East Kensington in 2012.
New Plaque Honors 2 Philadelphia Firefighters Who Died Two Years AgoA plaque in honor of two Philadelphia firefighters killed during a five-alarm warehouse blaze in Kensington has been dedicated at their firehouse.
Phila. Firefighters' Union Demands Prosecution of Building Owners in Deadly 2012 FireLocal 22 president Joe Schulle says the families of firefighters Robert Neary and Daniel Sweeney were devastated by the DA's announcement that no charges would be filed in connection with the fire at the former Buck Hosiery Co. warehouse, in Kensington.
Grand Jury: No Provable Criminality In 2012 Deaths of Two Phila. FirefightersDA Seth Williams says that after an investigation that lasted nearly two years, the grand jury concluded it could not recommend criminal charges against anyone in this case.
Families of Fallen Firefighters Back Measure To Deal With Vacant Phila. PropertiesDiane Neary, widow of Lt. Robert Neary, told reporters at City Hall that, if approved, the proposed legislation would help the city avoid further such tragedies.
One Cycling Team Will Have Firefighters in Mind During Sunday's RaceThe elite team will be riding in memory of firefighters who died in the line of duty and to raise awareness about firefighter health issues.
Memorial At City Hall Today For Fallen FirefightersToday is the one-year anniversary of a massive warehouse fire in Kensington that killed two firefighters, and a tribute will be held today outside of City Hall.
2012 Year in Review: Two Philadelphia Firefighters Killed in Kensington BlazeIt was a tragedy that shook the city of Philadelphia: the loss of two firefighters in a wall collapse during a massive warehouse fire in Kensington.
4 New Families Benefiting From The Hero Thrill Show Fallen Philadelphia police and firefighters were honored in South Philadelphia this afternoon at the 58th Annual Hero Thrill Show.
Philadelphia Firefighters' Union Files Unfair Labor Practice Against CityFirefighters Local 22 is asking the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board to force the Nutter administration to turn over internal documents about last April's fatal fire in Kensington.
Council To Probe Blaze That Claimed 2 FirefightersCity Council plans to hold hearings into Fire Department policies and procedures, in the wake of the April warehouse blaze in Kensington that claimed the lives of two firefighters.
Grand Jury Will Probe Warehouse Blaze That Killed 2 Philadelphia FirefightersIn a statement, the district attorney's office confirmed that it will submit evidence gathered in the April 9th fire to an investigating grand jury for review and possible charges.