FIRST PLACE: "Firefighters in Court Reunion"|
In April 2010, fire fighter and paramedic Jeffrey Novack rescued Lucille
Ziglier who had become trapped within her apartment during a fire to the
building. Continuing to search the building after this rescue, Novak
became trapped and was forced to jump out of the third story window,
suffering injuries from both the burns and the landing. The fire was set
by arsonist Katina Garcia. This clip shows the emotional reunion of
Novack and Siglier at the court arraignment of the arsonist.
WJZ-TV CBS 13
Reported by: Andrea Fujii
Submitted by: Baltimore, MD Local 734
HONORABLE MENTION: "9/11 Memorial Passes
In December 2010, pieces of the World Trade Center passed through Jacksonville en route to Palm Beach County, where they would be made into a 9/11 memorial.
Action News Jacksonville
Reported by: Leslie Coursey
Submitted by: Jacksonville, FL Local 122
"State of Emregency Part 1 and 2"
Over the years the number of people calling 9-1-1 to be taken to the
emergency room has increased dramatically in Portland, Maine. Cindy
Williams, lead reporter on this story, rides with paramedics/fire
fighters to see the type of people who are making the calls, the reasons
for the calls and how much it is costing taxpayers.
Reported by: Cindy Williams
Submitted by: Portland, ME Local 740
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