Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

U.S. House votes to make 9/11 site national memorial

The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to designate the World Trade Center site in New York City a national memorial, making it eliglble for federal funding, writes Jonathan D. Salant in the NJ Advance Media on February 10, 2016. The bill passed  387-12.

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Nancy Suhr – “Life Is Good”

See a heart-warming video of Nancy Suhr, widow of Firefighter Daniel Suhr, talking about how his catchphrase, “Life is good,” helped her after he was killed in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.

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Smoking materials likely cause of Flight 93 memorial fire

It is probable that discarded smoking material is the cause of a 2014 fire that caused great damage at the Flight 93 National Memorial, according to a new report. Three of four buildings at the former memorial headquarters were destroyed in the blaze, reported the Chicago Tribune on February 6, 2016. The report lists “8,310 objects and archival materials” […]

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