Local Heroes

Compassion’s King: Rising from the ashes of the Station Nightclub fire

Sunday, Dec 01, 2013 1:48 pm

 After his brother died in the Station nightclub fire in 2003, Jody King chose to forge a deep alliance with two of the  men held  criminally responsible for the tragedy. Today, he heads the Station Education Fund along with Jeffrey and Michael Derderian, the Station co-owners who pled no-contest in 2004 to 100 counts of involuntary manslaughter. 

 By Leslie Schultz

Almost a decade after his 39-year-old younger brother Tracy died in the Rhode Island Station … CONTINUE READING