Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

9/11 Catholic memorial shrine, St. Joseph’s Chapel, on chopping block

St. Joseph’s Chapel, which served as one of the respite areas for recovery workers during the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and which houses a beautiful September 11th memorial, now faces closure as a result of a real estate deal that increased its rent from $7,000 to $23,000 per month, reports Sheila Anne Feeney in amNY. The […]

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Town breaks ground on 9/11 memorial in Point Lookout

On February 24, 2017, ground was broken for a new memorial to those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at Point Lookout reported Bridget Downes in the Long Island Herald. Point Lookout has one of the largest September 11th remembrance ceremonies in the area, largely due to its view of the site […]

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St. Patrick School in Decatur IL celebrates Mardi Gras, raises money for 9/11 Memorial

Sixth, seventh and eighth graders at St. Patrick School in Decatur, IL celebrated Mardi Gras with a float-making contest to raise money for a new memorial to those murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001 reported Valerie Wells in the Herald & Review. The memorial will be built in Nelson Park on the shore of Lake […]

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