Latest Stephen Siller Stories

2011-04-19 10:07:00

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation has announced that its major annual fundraiser, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run, will this year be replicated in hundreds of communities throughout the country on September 11, 2011. In an effort to provide Americans nationwide with an opportunity to personally commemorate the tenth anniversary in their own hometowns, the Foundation has partnered with USA Cares and Blue Star Mothers...

2010-09-07 08:00:00

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 26, 2010, at 9:30 a.m., New York City will once again celebrate firefighter Stephen Siller's bravery, and the indomitable will of all the fallen heroes of 9/11, at the ninth annual FDNY Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk. More than 20,000 participants from all parts of the metropolitan area, across the country and from as far away as England and Hawaii are expected to attend the Run/Walk, which retraces the path Siller took...

2009-11-17 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stephen Siller Children's Foundation (the Foundation) is pleased to announce that it will host the first annual Stephen Siller Children's Foundation Gala, held at Cipriani Wall Street on December 5, 2009. Former Mayor of New York City, Rudolph Giuliani will serve as Honoree Chair, and Actor, John Turturro and Executive Director of the NFL Alumni Association, Founder of a Journey for 9/11, and American Hero, George Martin will serve as Honorary Heroes....

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).