More than a dozen Scarsdale Middle School students took a field trip today to learn the legacy of a Sept. 11 hero.
Welles Crowther, a member of Upper Nyack's Empire Hook and Ladder Company, rescued at least a dozen people from the south tower of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11. Crowther died when the towers collapsed. He was wearing a red bandana across his mouth and nose, and he became known as the "man in the red bandana." More.