Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

New Paltz memorial for September 11 moving forward

Organizers of a September 11 memorial to be built in New Paltz are nearing their financial goal needed to complete it. The memorial will be a small memorial park at the corner of North Putt Corners Road and Henry Dubois Drive, reported William J. Kemble in the Daily Freeman. The park contains a 30-foot “Tree […]

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Family member Michael Burke – Patriotism was banned from the 9/11 Memorial a long time ago

Michael Burke, who lost his brother, Captain William F. Burke, FDNY, in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, writes in the April 29, 2016  NY Post about the informal choir of middle-school children from North Carolina who were stopped by 9/11 Memorial guards from singing the national anthem. ‘“The guard did not respond appropriately,” […]

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Two new plaques installed at Hopewell Valley September 11 Memorial

Mary Galioto of reports that two new plaques have been installed at the Hopewell Valley September 11th and Emergency Services Memorial. The plaques honor those murdered in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the Pentagon and on United Flight 93.

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