Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Renewed remembrance: Lawrence firefighters 9/11 mural restored, ready for re-dedication

Jimmy Flynn of the Lawrence Fire Department and Firefighter Timmy Boutin look at the 9-11 mural that was restored this summer, Photo Amy Sweeney

By Jill Harmacinski Eagle Tribune LAWRENCE, MA — In April, faded by time, wind and weather, the giant mural that memorializes firefighters who gave their lives at Ground Zero was temporarily removed from a cement wall next to a city firehouse on South Broadway. Now, four months later, with bold, refreshed colors visible after 90 hours […]

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Howell resident’s plea for 9/11 upkeep to be answered

The Howell Memorial -- staff photo

By Dan Radel Asbury Park Press HOWELL – The township will have a formal 9/11 memorial ceremony this year at a well-maintained monument commemorating the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks after a resident brought attention to what she called “deplorable” conditions there. “These people who lost their lives in Howell are our neighbors. It’s really […]

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Car show at SCCC benefits 9/11 memorial

Hugh Redston, who is visiting from England, left, gets a closer look at the engine of a 1931 Model A Ford  Photo by Daniel Freel/New Jersey Herald

By Joe Carlson NJ Herald NEWTON — The Sussex County Community College parking lot was full on Sunday, but not for classes. The college hosted the annual 9/11 Memorial Car Show. Cars of all makes, models and ages lined up as their owners gave each one a final detailing to make them look their best. […]

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