The research by three New Canaan High School students into Fairfield County residents' responses after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, will be presented at a symposium sponsored by Voices of September 11th at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at New Canaan Library.
The National September 11 Memorial and Museum filed court papers this week seeking to dismiss a federal lawsuit brought by a group of atheists who oppose the museum's decision to display the giant cross-shaped steel beam that became a site of daily prayer during the cleanup of ground zero.
Once again, Westchester County and The Volunteer Center of United Way are calling on those who live and work in Westchester to use volunteer service as a way to pay tribute to those whose lives were lost and were forever changed by the events of Sept. 11, 2001.
"If I hear loud noises, I hit the deck," he said. Clifford stressed the importance of his religious faith in his ability to "deal with" the aftermath of the tragedy, and remained stoic throughout his interview with the Irish Voice. "Once you have faith, you can get through anything," he said.
Military Veterans, First Responders and 9/11 Family Members Will Join with General Public to Unveil 30-Foot-Long "I Will" Sculpture and Make Personal Pledges to Perform Good Deeds and Service This 9/11 International Social Media and Public Service Campaign Launched To launch this year's 9/11 Day
August 12, 2012
The NYPD won't allow garbage cans near the 9/11 memorial because it fears terrorists could drop bombs in them - a decision that is rankling downtown residents who want more bins to hold tourists' trash.
August 12, 2012
On Tuesday, September 11, at 7:00pm the Monmouth County Park System will host a Memorial Ceremony at Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook, Atlantic Highlands, the site of Monmouth County's 9/11 Memorial.
August 11, 2012
The battle over control of the 9/11 Memorial and Museum has begun to hamper fund raising for the project, Mayor Bloomberg warned yesterday. "It's getting harder to raise money," he said on his weekly WOR radio show.
At Aurora Fire Station No. 2, there is a sense of routine again, and yet you can't help but wonder if things will ever be the same. The firefighters at this station were among the first to respond to the mass shooting at the Aurora movie theater last Friday in which 12 died and 58 were injured.
July 18, 2012
The federal government announced on Wednesday that it would become the third tenant of 1 World Trade Center. As a result, more than half of the space inside the fast-rising tower has now been leased.
July 18, 2012
Foreign students are able to study at U.S. flight schools after entering the country illegally or without undergoing a security check required after the 2001 terrorist attacks, government investigators say.
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba -- The chief war court judge on Monday postponed until after Ramadan the next hearings in the death-penalty case of the alleged Sept.
July 16, 2012 Graham Allison, a Harvard University political scientist and author of a best-selling book on nuclear terrorism, said that a nuclear device is more likely to arrive in a shipping container than on a missile.
As organizers of the 9/11 anniversary ceremony in New York announced that politicians are excluded this year, the president of the Families of Flight 93 said Thursday that whether or not to invite elected officials to speak is always a topic of discussion among organizers of the Somerset County e
July 13, 2012 Politicians will be barred from speaking at this year's commemoration ceremony on the anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks, according to the National September 11 Memorial and Museum.
Some family members of September 11th victims are venting their frustrations over construction delays at the September 11th Museum.
Mesothelioma is a unique and rare form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos fibers.
June 14, 2012
When the 9/11 Memorial emerged as a revitalizing symbol in Lower Manhattan last fall, one of the centerpieces of this noteworthy addition to American public architecture featured custom extrusions from MAC Metals.
It seemed self-evident at the time: A museum devoted to documenting the events of Sept. 11, 2001, would have to include photographs of the hijackers who turned four passenger jets into missiles. Then two and a half years ago, plans to use the pictures were made public.
Sandy Dahl, who channeled the tragedy of her husband’s death on Sept. 11, 2001, into a powerful campaign to honor his memory, has died. Dahl, 52, apparently passed away in her sleep, said family friend David Dosch. Officials from the Captain Jason M.