Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Whitestone street named ‘Vincent Cangelosi Memorial Way’ for resident who lost his life during 9/11 attack

On Tuesday, the corner of 154th Street and 26th Avenue in Whitestone, Queens was renamed Vincent Cangelosi Memorial Way  in honor of a local resident killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, reported Suzanne Monteverdi of Queens.com The ceremony renamed the street and dedicated a memorial park adjacent to the newly named street corner. The […]

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Pokémon Go players are angering visitors at sacred landmarks

In a stunning show of callous disrespect, the cellphone game Pokémon Go has set some of its characters in sacred places such as Arlington National Cemetery, the 9/11 Memorial and Holocaust museums in Washington, New York and Los Angeles. At least 6 stops for the game appear on the 9/11 Memorial, reported Tom O’Connor and Sophia Rosenbaum […]

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9/11 memorial by Concho River destroyed; World Trade Center steel stolen

Staff of the Standard Times report that the San Angelo, Texas September 11th memorial has been destroyed by vandals and its World Trade Center steel has been stolen. The monument, which stood near Celebration Bridge on the Concho River and the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, was one of the few Texas memorials that had a piece of […]

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