Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Belleville NJ gets 9/11 memorial courtesy of convicts

A new memorial honoring those killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks is now on display in the lobby of Belleville Town Hall. The memorial was built by members of Essex County Corrections Department’s Second Chance Program for low-level criminal offenders, reports Matt Kadosh for NorthJersey.com. The memorial includes a piece of steel from […]

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Cypress trees planted in St. Tammany Louisiana to be living 9/11 memorial

St. Tammany Parish’s population of bald cypress trees is due to grow soon, while honoring those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, writes WDSU’s Heath Allen. A total of 15,000 cypress seedlings will be planted in five locations throughout St. Tammany Parish over the next few years. For the area’s 9/11 Living Memorial Project, […]

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Talks begin for memorial in Holyoke to 9/11 victims

Holyoke, Massachusetts’ City Council and the Holyoke Soldiers’ Memorial Commission are planning a monument to those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 reports Mike Plaisance in MassLive.com. The meeting discussed possible locations for such a memorial. The nearby town of Westfield has a 9/11 Monument honoring three local residents who were killed at […]

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