Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Penalty phase begins in Marathon bombing trial

Patricia Wen, Milton J. Valencia, Kevin Cullen and Martin Finucane Boston Globe Boston Marathon terror bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is an unrepentant killer who attacked the world-renowned race to make a political statement, committing “unbearable, indescribable” murders, a federal prosecutor said Tuesday in opening statements in the second phase of Tsarnaev’s trial. “His destiny was determined by his actions. And […]

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Arlington Civic Federation 9/11 Scholarship Fund gets boost

Inside Nova The Arlington County Civic Federation’s 9/11 Scholarship Program, which has presented more than $300,000 in scholarships to children of Arlington public-safety personnel since 2002, recently received a donation of $10,000 from the Arlington County Police Department’s 9/11 Fund. “I can’t think of a better place to send this money,” said retired Police Capt. […]

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Time hasn’t healed all wounds

Darla Slipke The Oklahoman The walls in the front room of Susan Ferrell’s home are painted lavender, the same as they were when she fell in love with the house more than 20 years ago. Decorative pottery from New Mexico, some filled with sand from her travels, and braided sweetgrass, which is revered as a […]

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