Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

9/11 trail offers 1,300 miles of tears and triumph

Signs for the  September 11th National Memorial Trail are expected to go up in time for the 15th anniversary of 9/11, marking progress in the building process, reports John Finnerty in the Daily Item. The 1,300 mile trail will commemorate the 2,973 people murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001 by linking the three sites of the 2001 […]

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Five seniors awarded final WTC Warwick Citizens Memorial Scholarships

The final WTC Warwick Citizens Memorial Annual Scholarships were given to five students on June 1, 2016 writes Roger Gavan in the Warwick Advertiser. Citizens of Warwick, NY set up the WTC Warwick Citizens Memorial Committee immediately after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 to build a memorial in Warwick to honor the local […]

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Ground Zero firefighter memorialized with Staten Island street sign

The corner of Katan and Getz Avenues in Staten Island was renamed Captain John Graziano Way, reports Diane C. Lore of the Staten Island Advance. Captain Graziano was an FDNY officer who worked at the site of the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks and died of site-related cancer last year. He was 63. He […]

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