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911 Memorial Field reopens in Southborough, CT with new turf

After multiple delays, the artificial turf on the 9/11 Memorial Field is restored, reports Jonathan Phelps of the MetroWest Daily News. The field, which lies on a roughly 15-acre plot by the Acre Bridge Road, had 15 years of hard usage, as it is critically needed for the town’s youth sports. Drainage problems were found over […]

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Tree planted to honor Sean Schielke, who was killed on 9/11, survives Southbury tornado

A Japanese red maple tree that was planted on Horse Fence Hill Road in Southbury, Connecticut survived last week’s tornado, reports Brian McCready in the Southbury Patch. The tree was planted in honor of Sean Schielke, who was killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks at the age of 27. Schielke worked for Cantor Fitzgerald, a bond […]

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Lawrence Cedarhurst Fire Department remembers FDNY Firefighter Kevin M. O’Rourke

The Lawrence-Cedarhurst Fire Department on Long Island dedicated a monument and street sign in honor of Firefighter Kevin M. O’Rourke on May 6, 2018. FF O’Rourke was killed in the line of duty during the terrorist attacks of 9/11 with his company, Rescue 2 of the FDNY, reports the Long Island Herald. Being rescued by a […]

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    1. Warning – Scammers are pretending to be calling from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund

      April 10 @ 8:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm
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      June 18
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      June 18
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      June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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