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Simulator Trains Firefighters to Cope with On-the-Job Stress

Red Hook nonprofit Friends of Firefighters offers biofeedback training inside a simulation pod.

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Actors Read Biblical Book of Job to Commemorate Sandy Devastation

Actors will read from the biblical tale of suffering to honor those who endured Sandy's wrath.

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Red Hook Nonprofit Hosts Bone Marrow Drive for Toddler

Two-year-old Owen Hogan suffers from aplastic anemia, a rare bone marrow disorder.

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Firefighters Get Free Acupuncture Through New Red Hook Program

Friends of Firefighters is hosting a free, weekly acupuncture program at their Van Brunt Street location.

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Charitable App Lets Users Challenge Friends and Donate to Non-Profits

Users can donate to several organizations, including Red Hook non-profit Friends of Firefighters.

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From France to Tinseltown, Firefighters Help NY Brethren Rebuild from Sandy

Volunteer work crews coordinated by Friends of Firefighters are helping FDNY families recover from Sandy.

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Gourmet Food, NFL Players Featured at Red Hook Fall Fundraisers

Jets and Giants players will be attending a Friends of Firefighters event, organizers say.

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'Secret Millionaire' Gives Windfall to Friends of Firefighters in Red Hook

A nonprofit group that benefits FDNY members received a major donation in an episode airing Sunday.

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Breakfast for His Brothers: Retired Firefighter Stays in the Firehouse

Retired 42-year veteran Tony Catapano volunteers with Friends of Firefighters in Red Hook.