PFAS have been linked to kidney, testicular, prostate, breast, liver, and ovarian cancers, among other diseases. Studies show firefighters generally have higher levels of PFAS in their blood than the general public.
20 Years Ago, Cape Cod's Tom Kenney Led a Rescue Mission to Ground Zero. Now the Cape and South Coast Are Remembering 9/11 for a New Generation"My Dad — back in the day of a pager, his pager went off," said Tom Kenney's daughter, Meaghann. "You have to be ready to go. So he jumped in his truck, left Town Hall, went home, said goodbye to my mother, and off he went.”