Category Archives: Families in the News

Lottery Ticket Winners Look Forward to Pope’s Interfaith Service at 9/11 Museum

CBS New York When Pope Francis visits the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Friday, members of the 9/11 community will be joining him. The pontiff will be holding a multifaith meeting for peace in Foundation Hall Friday at 11:30 a.m. As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, when the first tower fell, EMT Dominic Heavey was […]

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Letter sent to Pope by 10 members of 9/11 Parents and Families of Firefighters and WTC Victims

Most Holy Father, We are 9/11 Parents and Families of Firefighters and WTC Victims, who have lost our young Firefighter sons at the WTC on 9/11. We are writing to you with the ardent hope and prayer that you may help us have a voice and a choice in how and where the remains of […]

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North Hempstead unveils September 11 memorial following service

Bill San Antonio, The Island Now A steel beam now sits on the second floor of North Hempstead Town Hall in Manhasset, measuring about two feet long, a foot wide and six inches in height. It was pulled from the Ground Zero site of the September 11 attacks, donated to the town by the Port […]

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