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Runners Honor 9/11 Heroism in Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5-K Run

Danny Lewis, Stephen Rex Brown NY Daily News Tens of thousands of runners already inspired by Pope Francis’ message of hope concluded an unforgettable week with the solemn Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers race in honor of 9/11 first responders. The 14th annual 5K run follows the path of Siller, a firefighter in Park Slope […]

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For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball court

Brian Koonz  CT Post  SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Eric Torres is a junior at the High School of Commerce, maybe the best magnet school in the whole city. He wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wearing the cap and gown in the picture, just like his older brother, Alfredo. Torres smiles […]

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Jeffrey Wiener Scholarship in jeopardy

Steve Coulter Trumbull Times For Jonathan Weil, the memory of September 11, 2001 can be recalled, vividly, as if it happened yesterday. The 1986 graduate of Trumbull High School was three blocks from the towers when they fell on that infamous day. While the second-year teacher and his classroom full of high school English students were […]

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