PLEASANTVILLE - Four city firefighters were honored by the city this week for a dramatic January rescue of a man trapped in a burning 6th Avenue apartment.

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Firefighters Pete Bowker, Stan Kolbe, Gary Guerra and Tom Tripician were presented with Valor awards at the last city council meeting. Also at the meeting, the city honored retired battalion chief Eric Foster.

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