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Boston remembers victims of the 9/11 attacks

The Boston Globe posted a montage of photographs of the Boston commemorations of the fifteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks here.

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From Staten Island to a 9/11 Memorial, a bus ride becomes a ritual

Relatives of those killed by terrorists at the World Trade Center have bonded over a bus ride. Where to Turn, a Staten Island-based not-for-profit, buses 9/11 families to the anniversary name-reading ceremony every year. Rick Rojas of the New York Times talks to some of those family members on the bus this year. “In the beginning, I never […]

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Her husband, 146 other 9/11 victims remembered in Bergen County

Elaine Asciak read names, including that of her husband, Michael A. Asciak, at the Bergen County memorial ceremony in Overpeck Park, reports Todd South in The Record on September 11, 2016. 147 Bergen County residents were killed in the attacks.  

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