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Families of Flight 93 running to raise funds for wind chimes

Gordon Felt, Christine “Kiki” Homer, Harold Liles, Dale Nacke, Emily Root Schenkel, and Patrick White, all of whom are family members of passengers or crew members of United Flight 93, are running the New York City Marathon to raise money for the Tower of Voices at the Flight 93 National Memorial, reports Vicki Rock in the […]

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Cornell dedicates memorial to alumni lost on 9/11

On October 28, 2016, Cornell University dedicated a memorial on campus to their 21 alumni who were killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Nineteen of the 21 were killed in the World Trade Center, two were aboard United Flight 93, reports Daniel Aloi in the Cornell Chronicle. The memorial is in the Anabel Taylor […]

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New U.S. Coast Guard building dedicated to fallen FDNY Firefighter Jeff Palazzo

The US Coast Guard Station New York dedicated a new building, MK1 Jeff Palazzo Hall, in honor of Firefighter and Coast Guard veteran Jeff Palazzo on October 21, 2016. His family, including his two daughters, Nicole and Samantha, attended the dedication. Nicole was 4 and Samantha only 11 months old when Palazzo was killed in […]

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