Monthly Archives: March 2013

USS Arlington Color Guard Debuts at Norfolk Admirals Game

Amphibious transport dock USS Arlington’s (LPD 24) color guard detail made their first public appearance at a Norfolk Admirals hockey game at Scope Arena on March 30, 2013. Arlington will be commissioned on April 6, 2013 and homeported in Norfolk.

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Eric Brown USS Arlington (LPD 24) Facebook NORFOLK, Va. – USS Arlington’s (LPD 24) color guard detail made its first public appearance on March 30, 2013, at a Norfolk Admirals hockey game at the Norfolk Scope Arena. As hockey players on the ice and more than 6,550 fans stood […]

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Elyria Township selling pavers to fund 9/11 memorial

By Jason Henry Morning Journal ELYRIA TOWNSHIP, OHIO — Elyria Township’s 9/11 Memorial Committee is selling personalized paver bricks to help fund its $30,000 memorial. The township acquired a steel fragment of a World Trade Center box beam more than a year ago. The township’s trustees wanted a way to display the fragment and came […]

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Flight 93 plans move ahead: Drawings for visitors center expected soon

Cumberland Times-News SHANKSVILLE, Pa. — Construction drawings for a visitors center at the Flight 93 National Memorial near Shanksville are expected to be ready in the coming weeks, a National Park Service official said. “We’re doing the final touches on the drawings,” said Jeff Reinbold, National Park Service superintendent in Western Pennsylvania. Groundbreaking is scheduled […]

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