FDNY firefighter who met K-9 handler at Ground Zero proposes 17 years later on 9/11 anniversary

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Mail Online—David O'Neal and Missy Epperson met as first responders at Ground Zero, where she worked with the K-9 police dog unit whilst he was a Station 43 fireman. He proposed at a 9/11 service.

9/11-related cancer claims life of North Arlington mayor 17 years after attack. The mayor and lifelong borough resident responded to Ground Zero on 9/11 along with other members of the North Arlington Fire Department. North Arlington Mayor Joseph Bianchi, a lifelong borough resident and longtime firefighter, died Wednesday after a long battle with cancer, borough officials confirmed. Bianchi, 77, died around noon after he "took a turn for the worse" late Tuesday night, North Arlington Council Vice President Dan Pronti said. Pronti said Bianchi,...