Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Port Authority Workers Move into Four World Trade Center, Become First Office Workers in Complex Since 9/11 Attacks

NBC 4 NY [Note – this piece includes some beautiful video of the World Trade Center. Click here to view it.] More than 13 years after the 9/11 terror attacks, people are again working in the World Trade Center. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said workers began moving into offices at […]

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Death of FF Ralph Geidel

Ralph William Geidel, Sr., 56, of Connelly Springs, NC, died of site-related illness on Tuesday October 21, 2014 at his residence. Ralph was retired from the FDNY and worked on Engine 225. He spent 9 months at the World Trade Center site after the September 11 terrorist attacks, with his firefighter father and brother, searching for the remains of […]

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Brinks robbery memorial Monday in Nyack

The Clarkstown Police Honor Guard presents the colors during the 31st annual Brinks robbery memorial ceremony in Nyack Oct. 20, 2012. (Photo: Peter Carr/The Journal News)

By Steve Lieberman NYACK – Hundreds of people will stand shoulder to shoulder along the entrance to the New York state Thruway at 4 p.m. Monday to remember the two Nyack police officers and a Brinks guard killed 33 years ago. The annual service surrounds the stone memorial and bronze plaque in a small […]

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