Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

9/11 Memorial and Museum loses $25M in first full year

The private nonprofit foundation that controls the  9/11 Memorial and Museum has filed 2015 tax records showing $108 million of expenses and income of $87.3 million, a deficit of $25.2 million, reports Susan Edelman in the New York Post. The drop is mostly from the spending of government grants used to construct the museum. Spokesman Michael Frazier was quoted as […]

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Names of Staten Island’s 9/11 first responders coming to memorial

The Postcards 9/11 Memorial on Staten Island will now add the names of rescue and recovery workers who have died of site-related illnesses since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 to a wall near Postcards, reports Rachel Shapiro in the Staten Island Advance. Both the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association and the Uniformed Firefighters Association have gathered names of […]

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Georgia memorial honors 9/11 Flight 93

The Macon County Courts Facility in Decatur, Georgia has unveiled a memorial containing a fragment of fuselage from United Flight 93, the fourth plane hijacked on September 11, 2001, reports Huey Freeman in Pantagraph.com. The thirty-three passengers and seven crew aboard the flight attacked the hijackers in the cockpit, bringing the plane down in a field […]

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