The Buffalo News : 2019-02-11

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| PAGE B1 BUFFALONEWS.COM Monday, February 11, 2019 FINAL EDITION Serving Western New York since 1880 Copyright 2019 FLIGHT 3407: 10 YEARS LATER CHARITIES HELP FAMILIES WREST ‘BEAUTY FROM ASHES’ By Jerry Zremski / news washington bureau chief In big ways and small, the Families of Flight 3407 have been giving in the name of the loved ones they lost. Orphans found new homes. Families with hospitalized children found a place to stay. Teens went off to the schools of their dreams and poor children on six continents got Christmas gifts from Buffalo. ¶ And it all happened because the Families of Continental Flight 3407 decided to turn tragedy into charity. Ten years after that plane tumbled from the sky and crashed into a home in Clarence, many of the 50 victims live on in good works. ¶ Ellyce Kausner lives on in the spirit and deeds of Elly’s Angels, a foundation started by her sister that, among other things, pays adoption costs for families that can’t afford them. John J. Fiore lives on in the efforts of his nephew, who has raised $178,000 for Buffalo’s Ronald McDonald House, Second of four parts | SEE FLIGHT 3407 ON PAGE A8 Coming Tuesday Coming Wednesday On BuffaloNews.com In memoriam: The faces of the victims of Flight 3407 With a candlelight vigil, a moment of silence, remembering 50 lives cut tragically short • A look back at The News’ coverage of the plane crash, its aftermath and the families’ quest in Washington INDEX Picture Page .............. C8 Scoreboard ................ B6 Sports ............................ B1 Television ................... C9 Lotteries ..................... C2 Notebook .................... C2 Obituaries .................. C4 Opinion ..................... A10 Dear Abby .................. C9 Entertainment ......... C9 Horoscope ................. C11 Letters ........................ A11 City & Region ............. C1 Classified .................... C5 Comics ....................... C10 Crossword ........... C5, C7 To subscribe, call (716) 842-1111 Winter Special $179.00 Dinner, Overnight Jacuzzi Suite Including Buffet Breakfast Sunday-Friday nights valid until 4/30/19 “Be my guest, Let us do the rest” 6675 Transit Road • Williamsville, NY • 716.636.4900 • www.SalvatoresGrand.com

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