As the years since 9/11 go by, the number of NYPD officers reporting
post-traumatic stress disorder have dramatically increased instead of
going down, according to new study results discussed Thursday.
The City Council will consider a resolution today that asks the federal
government to reconsider a report released this summer that says there
is no link between Ground Zero toxins and first responders who now have
Joyce and Russell Mercer desperately want even a pinky of their son’s
remains. But 10 years after Sept. 11, they have not received anything of
Scott Kopytko, 32, who died on assignment as a firefighter in the south
It’s understandable to expect gravitas from any play commemorating the
10th anniversary of 9/11, but “Sweet and Sad,” now playing at The Public
Theater, doesn’t lean on its context. Informality and levity balance
its coexisting titular characteristics.