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Doylestown September 11 Memorial Groundbreaking Is Wednesday

Kara Seymour Doylestown Patch Doylestown, PA — There will be an official groundbreaking for a September 11 memorial sculpture in Doylestown on Wednesday afternoon. The Renew. Resolve. Remember. sculpture, which will incorporate an I-beam from the World Trade Center, is being gifted to Bucks County by the Travis Manion Foundation. It will be located at the […]

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Flight 93 National Memorial visitor center to open September 10

Joe Mandak CNS News SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — National Park Service officials say a $26 million visitor center complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial will open to the public September 10, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks. The new center in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, about 75 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, includes […]

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Street Renamed for NYPD Detective, Tommy Merriweather, who Died of Cancer after Working Ground Zero

Greg Cergol Channel 4 NYC  To see a video about the street renaming, please click here. An everyday hero was remembered Friday as lawmakers renamed a Bay Shore street in honor of a fallen NYPD detective. Twenty-year department veteran Tommy Merriweather, 49, died of cancer in 2013, after working at ground zero following 9/11. His […]

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