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Parents of 9/11 Victim Asia Cottom Honor Her with Book and Foundation

Asia Cottom

Broadway World When Flight 77 crashed into the Pentagon on September 11, 2001 after being hijacked, the world saw the outpouring of grief and support across America. However, for one family, the grief was intensely personal. Asia Cottom, 11, was one of three DC Public School students on the airplane when Flight 77 crashed that […]

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Annual Abington road race will honor veterans in September

By Cody Shepard The Patriot Ledger ABINGTON – Each year, a local foundation honors the troops and pays tribute to local veterans who have died. The 13th annual road race, walk and family day will be held mid-September this year. The Jeff Coombs Memorial Foundation, in memory of an Abington victim of the September 11, […]

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Jennifer Kane Scholarship and Charitable Trust: Her spirit lives on

By Rich Harbert Old Colony Memorial PLYMOUTH, MA – Nearly 13 years have passed since Jennifer Kane died in the attacks on the World Trade Center, but her spirit lives on through the generosity of family, friends and complete strangers. More than $1.1 million has been raised in memory of the West Plymouth native since September […]

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