Category Archives: Victim Support

DNA from Bone Bits May ID Train Dead Using 9/11 Experience

By Michelle Fay Cortez and Gerrit de Vynck Business Week Advances in forensic science since the September 11, 2001, terror attacks may help Canadian authorities identify the remains of dozens of people killed in what may be the country’s worst rail accident in more than 100 years. Even tiny shards of bone may be helpful […]

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Montclair Makes Administrative Decision to End Annual 9/11 Ceremonies at Watchung Plaza

By Liz George Baristanet Montclair will not hold a ceremony at Watchung Plaza this year to mark the 11th anniversary of 9/11. According to communications director Katya Wowk, “it was an administrative decision to wind down the 9/11 annual ceremony.” Wowk adds that the township will have a bagpiper at the September 11 council meeting […]

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Ferry service to Manhattan for anniversary of 9/11 attacks still running for victims’ families

By Abbott Koloff The Record Relatives of 9/11 victims, concerned about rumors that a free state-run ferry to Manhattan for the anniversary of the terrorist attacks had been canceled, were told Thursday that the complimentary service will be available this year as it has for the past decade.  State officials said the free ferry service […]

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