Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Piece of World Trade Center has new home in Battle Creek

The Battle Creek Fire Department now has a 700-pound piece of steel from the World Trade Center, and plans to use it in a memorial to the attacks, writes Logan Crawford on Newschannel 3. Plans for the Battle Creek memorial are not yet begun.

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Little League named after slain NYPD Officer Michael J. Buczek and honoring 9/11 cops celebrates ‘special’ 28th season

“It’s the Little League with the huge memory — and enormous heart.” writes Chris Sommerfeldt in the New York Daily News. The Police Officer Michael J. Buczek Little League opened its 28th season this week. The league honors both its NYPD namesake and the 23 NYPD officers killed while responding to the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Each […]

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Compromise reached between competing Lower Makefield groups planning 9/11 ceremonies at township’s Garden of Reflection

At the Lower Makefield board of supervisors meeting on April 20, 2016, a compromise was reached about conflicting 9/11 ceremonies this year at the Garden of Reflection, reported D.E. Schlatter in Bucks Local News. Supervisor Judi Reiss, who lost her son in the terrorist attacks, had received a township permit to reserve the Garden  from 7:00am on […]

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