Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

UR grad Zhe “Zack” Zeng remembered for heroism during 9/11 attacks

On May 31, 2016, the University of Rochester honored alumnus Zhe “Zack” Zeng for heroism, reports WHEC Rochester, NY. Zeng, while working at the Bank of New York a few blocks from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, ran to the Towers with medical supplies to use his EMT skills to help the inured. He died doing […]

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Nassau County secures $125K to repair decaying 9/11 Memorial

Nassau County’s 9/11 Memorial will receive $125,000 in state funding to repair its badly damaged tiles, dirty flags, missing lights, and to make other repairs, reported Susan Edelman in the NY Post. The memorial has been sorely neglected, desecrating the memories of the 344 Nassau County residents it should honor. It was dedicated nearly 10 years ago, but […]

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Brighton Ambulance to honor 9/11 EMT Zhe Zeng

Zhe “Zack” Zeng, an emergency medical technician who was killed while saving lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center was honored by his former company, Brighton Volunteer Ambulance, who dedicated a new vehicle in his honor. The vehicle replaces an older one also named for Zeng. Mr. Zeng was working for […]

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