Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Flight 93 National Memorial visitor center to open September 10

Joe Mandak CNS News SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — National Park Service officials say a $26 million visitor center complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial will open to the public September 10, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks. The new center in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, about 75 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, includes […]

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Street Renamed for NYPD Detective, Tommy Merriweather, who Died of Cancer after Working Ground Zero

Greg Cergol Channel 4 NYC  To see a video about the street renaming, please click here. An everyday hero was remembered Friday as lawmakers renamed a Bay Shore street in honor of a fallen NYPD detective. Twenty-year department veteran Tommy Merriweather, 49, died of cancer in 2013, after working at ground zero following 9/11. His […]

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New FBI office near Stewart Airport dedicated to Special Agent Leonard Hatton, who died on 9/11

 Mid-Hudson News Network The new Mid-Hudson office of the FBI, adjacent to Stewart International Airport, was dedicated Thursday to the memory of Leonard Hatton, an FBI agent who was killed when he responded to the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Hatton’s wife and son, Leonard Jr. were present at the dedication ceremony. Leonard […]

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