Author Archives: Kimberly

Every state has people suffering from 9/11 illnesses

Thomas Tracy  New York Daily News It’s no longer just New York’s problem. Every state in the nation now has someone suffering from cancer or other illnesses related to the 9/11 terror attacks, the Daily News has learned. Those receiving aid from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund vary from just a handful in states like […]

Posted in 9/11 Community, Health Issues | Comments closed

A View of the Recovered City, and Yet …

Francis X. Clines New York Times Closure is a clumsy description for the aftermath of 9/11. But there’s a certain sense of completion at ground zero now that the new skyscraper replacing the fallen towers is open to the flow of tourists. They look out, far out, from the observatory that tops 1 World Trade Center and offers […]

Posted in Health Issues | Comments closed

USS New York homecoming 

MAYPORT, Fla.- Lt. j.g. Chris Boniwell from the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) kisses his wife after arriving into homeport Naval Station Mayport. New York, part of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group/24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is returning from a seven-month deployment after supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation […]

Posted in USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships | Comments closed