Category Archives: 9/11 Community

6 detained in Belgium in connection with foiled train attack

Belgian authorities announced today that six people have been detained in connection with the 2015 train attack that was foiled by three US passengers, reports the Associated Press. At this time, no further information will be made public.

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Catholic Charities opens office for Orlando families and survivors

Catholic Charities of Central Florida is opening a temporary office at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Orlando to provide financial assistance, counseling and other help to survivors and family members of the Pulse nightclub shootings reports Kate Santich of the Orlando Sentinel.  Office hours for the center are Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 7:00pm […]

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A letter to the Orlando families from a September 11th widow

Dear Orlando Families, I write to you full of compassion for the grief you are enduring right now. When my husband was killed – murdered – in the World Trade Center, I too was flung into a spotlight I didn’t want, didn’t expect, didn’t know how to cope with. I had people, strangers, the whole […]

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