Category Archives: Families in the News

Mom of 9/11 victim Matthew Yarnell: Identified remains ‘finally put everything to rest’

CNN It’s been more than 13 years since 2,753 [sic – 2,749 – the final 4 are 3 people who died of site illness years later and one added by court order] people were reported missing in lower Manhattan after the attacks on the World Trade Center. Although death certificates have been issued for all […]

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Flushing memorial park to commemorate 9/11 heroes

Madina Toure Times Ledger Queens Community Board 7 unanimously passed a motion at its monthly board meeting last week approving the renaming of 154th Street and 26th Avenue in Flushing “Heroes Memorial Way” to honor victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks and civil servants who perished in the line of duty. The corner will […]

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Heroes Memorial Way for 9/11 OK’d by CB 7

Tess McRae, Queens Chronicle After Vincent Cangelosi, a bond broker for Cantor Fitzgerald working on the 105th floor of the World Trade Center’s Tower One, died with so many others on September 11, 2001, his family wanted to honor him. In remembrance of the Flushing resident, who was only 30 when he was killed in […]

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