(July 2013)

Remembering CT victim of Hurricane Sandy I appreciate the thought and effort put into the issues on the response to Hurricane Sandy. I would like to point out that Easton, Connecticut, which is adjacent to Trumbell, where I grew up, is the location of the only line-of-duty firefighter death during the storm. Lt. Russell Neary, 55, was president of the Easton (CT) Volunteer Company No. 1. Daniel Gordon Firefighter Fire Department of New York Editor's note: Lt. Neary responded to a call for a house fire, according to a report from the department's public information officer. It turned out to be a false report. While en route to the firehouse, Neary and the returning crew members found the r...

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