Category Archives: 9/11 Community

FDNY firefighters donate towards housing needs of families of murdered Dallas police officers

The New York City Fire Department reports that today, FDNY members presented a check to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation as part of a national fundraising initiative to support the considerable housing needs of the families of the Dallas Police Department Officers who were killed or injured on July 7, 2016. The funds were raised by […]

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“If I had all the time in the world…” Beautification and landscaping completed at the Christina Ginley angel memorial

After the September 11th terrorist attacks, the Ginley family, devastated by the loss of FDNY Lieutenant John Ginley, found some comfort in a local memorial —  a large steel angel. Ginley’s parents met and kept in touch with its sculptor Lei Hennessy-Owen, writes Roger Gavan in the Warwick Advertiser. When, on March 14, 2013, John Ginley’s niece, Christina […]

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September 11th in photos – Our Darkest Hours

Reporters at the Staten Island Advance have compiled a series of 62 photographs from September 11, 2001. They can be seen here.

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