Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Fontaine Avenue Fire Station 9/11 Memorial Dedication Held

WVIR NBC 29 Charlottesville, VA  – Dozens gathered Friday morning in Charlottesville to officially dedicate a memorial for the men and women who died in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Fontaine Fire Station lobby displays a 4,000 pound steel strut from the north tower of the World Trade Center, a portion of […]

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Growing support for 9/11’s ‘St. Mychal’

Mike Kelly The Record His grave lies just inside the cemetery gates, a few feet from a chain-link fence and the rattle and swoosh of cars, trucks and buses on Totowa’s Union Boulevard. If you go there, you can understand on some level why many people want the Rev. Mychal Judge to be canonized as a […]

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Oconee 9/11 Memorial gets $200,000 state grant, efforts continue for 2016 opening

Ray Chandler Associated Press Oconee County, South Carolina — The 9/11 memorial planned for upper Oconee County is in line for $200,000 of state matching funds. The state Legislature recently approved the matching grant, but local fundraising will continue to meet the group’s goals. “We are deeply grateful for the $200,000 matching grant that assures […]

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