Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

After opening, an influx of new artifacts for September 11 museum as survivors, victims’ kin visit

This photo provided by Carol Orazem shows a pair of boots with melted soles that Orazem wore while working at the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks of 2001. Orazem was a New York City police detective when the towers were destroyed.

Associated Press After seeing the new National September 11 Memorial Museum, one victim’s widow decided to donate one of her husband’s FDNY paramedic shirts, karate uniforms and beloved baseball jersey. A retired police detective gave the sole-scorched boots she wore while working amid the smoking wreckage of the twin towers. A survivor contributed her World […]

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Ground Zero ceremony will air live on several channels

By David Hinckley New York Daily News Television may be slowly scaling back on its September 11 anniversary coverage, but it hasn’t forgotten. Thursday’s Ground Zero ceremonies, including the reading of the names, will be carried live on New York 1, which starts its coverage at 6 a.m. The ceremonies will air live on Ch. […]

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Beyond words: Kent agrees on honor for 9/11 victim

Associated Press KENT, Conn. — The words will be set in stone, so Kent took some time to agree on how best to honor a town resident killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11. A ceremony is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday at Town Hall to dedicate a memorial, a stone with a plaque […]

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