Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum officials ring Nasdaq bell to honor victims

Kyle Schwab The Oklahoman Dignitaries with the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum on Monday visited the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York’s Times Square in recognition of the upcoming 20th anniversary of the bombing. Susan Winchester, chairman of the trustees for the memorial, rang the opening bell. She was accompanied by numerous memorial officials. “The […]

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9/11 victim Matthew David Yarnell identified, nearly 14 years on

Telegraph Nearly 14 years after the September 11 attacks on New York, the remains of a victim from the neighboring state of New Jersey has finally been identified. The New York medical examiner identified the man as Matthew David Yarnell, who was aged 26 when he died in the al-Qaeda attacks that destroyed the Twin Towers […]

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NYPD loses its ‘Iron Man'; Sgt. Francis Murnane dies at 62

Eddie DAnna, Staten Island Advance    STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Francis (Buddy) Murnane, an NYPD sergeant and Dongan Hills resident who went decades without calling out sick, has died. Murnane, a beloved father and grandfather, was just weeks away from his 63rd birthday and the department’s mandatory retirement age. He was the department’s longest-serving officer, […]

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