Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

9/11 ceremonies in Wantagh, Brookville held as 13th anniversary nears

Boy Scouts look on during a ceremony at American Legion Post 1273 in Wantagh Saturday, September 6, 2014 in remembrance of those lost on 9/11. (Credit: Barry Sloan)

By Lisa Irizarry New York Newsday Onlookers held their right hands to their hearts as a small copper bell was tapped each time the name of one of the 13 victims of 9/11 from Wantagh was read aloud. The solemn ceremony was part of a Patriot Day event held Saturday at the hamlet’s American Legion […]

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9/11 names to remember are fading away

David Abel, Boston Globe Long black veins scar the pink granite, blotting names meant to be etched in perpetuity. The smooth edges are scuffed from a steady battering by skateboarders, and the mortar between the large stone blocks is crumbling. From the surrounding benches, it’s unclear what the Garden of Remembrance seeks to summon, as […]

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Shirt worn by SEAL Team Six on mission to kill Osama bin Laden going to 9/11 Museum

By Bill Hutchinson New York Daily News A shirt worn by a member of SEAL Team Six on the midnight raid that killed Osama bin Laden is being donated to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, the Daily News has learned. The brown shirt boasting a black U.S. flag designed for the nighttime mission is […]

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