Authors of book on Station nightclub fire speaking at library


Paul Lonardo, co-author with Gina Russo of “From the Ashes: Surviving the Station Nightclub Fire,” will talk about the fire at Warwick Public Library on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 7 p.m.

Gina Russo was pulled unconscious from The Station nightclub by an unknown rescuer and spent 11 weeks in a coma before beginning a years-long recovery. She will talk about her experience as a survivor, and how she and Lonardo participated in “The Station,” the documentary film series by local filmmaker David Bettencourt.

Paul Lonardo is co-author of “Life, with Cancer: The Lauren Terrazzano Story” and “Caught in the Act: A family’s Fight to Save Their Daughter from a Serial Killer,” and the author of “Strike IX.” He lives in Lincoln, R.I.

Register online at or call 739-5440, x4. For more information, call 739-5440, x221. The Library is located at 600 Sandy Lane.


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