Michael Garofalo

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Recent Pieces from Michael Garofalo

Caption: Joseph Vigiano and John Vigiano Jr. with their father, John Vigiano Sr. circa 1994. Courtesy of Joseph Vigiano.

StoryCorps: John Vigiano Sr. and Joseph Vigiano (06:15)
From: StoryCorps

Retired firefighter John Vigiano, Sr. remembers both sons lost in the World Trade Center on 9/11 – John Vigiano, Jr,. also a firefighter, and Joe Vigiano, a police detective. ...
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StoryCorps: Jinny Savolainen (02:55)
From: StoryCorps

Feeling isolated during the pandemic, Jinny Savolainen sought to connect with her neighbors. Using StoryCorps Connect, she created a collection of interviews about life ...
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StoryCorps: Ginger Petrocelli and Albert Petrocelli Sr. (02:27)
From: StoryCorps

Retired New York City Fire Chief Albert Petrocelli died from COVID-19 in April, nearly two decades after losing his youngest son, Mark, in the World Trade Center on September ...
Caption: Jackie Stockton and daughter Alice Stockton-Rossini at the Philadelphia Flower Show March, 2019, Credit: Alice Stockton-Rossini.

StoryCorps: Jackie Stockton and Alice Stockton-Rossini (02:47)
From: StoryCorps

Jackie Stockton and her daughter Alice Stockton-Rossini recovered from COVID-19, the virus that killed a best friend and a family member. Having faith and taking things "one ...
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StoryCorps: David Wilson and Robert Compton (04:45)
From: StoryCorps

David Wilson and his husband Rob Compton, one of the first legally married same-sex couples in the US, talk about how they met and reflect on the significance of their ...
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StoryCorps: Shotzy Harrison and James Flavy Coy Brown (02:46)
From: StoryCorps

Shotzy Harrison talks with her father, James Flavy Coy Brown, about reuniting when she was 25, after he was in and out of her life while dealing with mental illness and ...
Caption: James Kennicott (L) and Kara Masteller (R)

StoryCorps: James Kennicott and Kara Masteller (02:52)
From: StoryCorps

Recorded using the StoryCorps app, a granddaughter learns about a difficult upbringing, loved ones lost, and gets advice on growing older.
Caption: Adrian Hawkins (L) and Horace Atwater Jr. (R)

StoryCorps: Adrian Hawkins and Horace Atwater Jr. (02:00)
From: StoryCorps

Adrian Hawkins talks to his foster father, Horace Atwater Jr.
Caption: U.S. soldiers in Iraq, Credit: Jake Warga

HV104- Vet Vox (54:00)
From: Hearing Voices

For Veterans Day: Vietnam, Korean, and World War Two vets, recorded by StoryCorps, along with a Marine Sergeant's recent "Don't Ask Don't Tell" discharge. And we hear plug ...