Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

North Hempstead unveils September 11 memorial following service

Bill San Antonio, The Island Now A steel beam now sits on the second floor of North Hempstead Town Hall in Manhasset, measuring about two feet long, a foot wide and six inches in height. It was pulled from the Ground Zero site of the September 11 attacks, donated to the town by the Port […]

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WTC steel monument formally dedicated

Matthew Ern Long Island Herald On Sunday, a steel beam recovered from the wreckage of the World Trade Center was dedicated at a ceremony attended by about 200 people at the VFW Plaza, on West Park Avenue at Grand Boulevard. The monument was installed last December but was formally recognized this weekend. The ceremony was […]

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9/11 Tribute in Light Turned off Eight Times to Protect Birds

Taylor Wofford Newsweek Last Friday, on the 14th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, volunteers from the New York City Audubon Society gathered at the National September 11 Memorial in downtown Manhattan, as they have for the past 13 years, and looked up. They were looking for birds, as members of the Audubon Society, a conservation group […]

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