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Hastert to speak at Flight 93 anniversary

By Staff Daily American Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Dennis Hastert, who was Speaker on 9/11, will deliver remarks at the annual observance at the Flight 93 National Memorial. This year’s commemoration will be highlighted by the first public display of the Congressional Gold Medal that will be presented to Flight 93 National Memorial […]

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Sons of Port Authority cops killed on 9/11 join the force

Liam Huczko will be among the new Port Authority police graduates, following in the footsteps of his father who was killed on 9/11. Photo Gabriella Bass

By Larry Celona and Leonard Greene New York Post Two badges of honor will be resurrected this week when the sons of Port Authority police officers killed in the 9/11 attacks button up their uniforms and follow in their brave fathers’ footsteps. Liam Huczko, 26, and Patrick Gorman, 24, grew up idolizing their fathers, and […]

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Renewed remembrance: Lawrence firefighters 9/11 mural restored, ready for re-dedication

Jimmy Flynn of the Lawrence Fire Department and Firefighter Timmy Boutin look at the 9-11 mural that was restored this summer, Photo Amy Sweeney

By Jill Harmacinski Eagle Tribune LAWRENCE, MA — In April, faded by time, wind and weather, the giant mural that memorializes firefighters who gave their lives at Ground Zero was temporarily removed from a cement wall next to a city firehouse on South Broadway. Now, four months later, with bold, refreshed colors visible after 90 hours […]

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