Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Vandals again target Laguna Beach 9/11 Memorial

The September 11th Memorial in Heisler Park in Laguna Beach, CA has been vandalized for the third time since its installation in 2012. “Semper Memento” (Always Remember), two leaning beams from the World Trade Center with a silver sphere in the center, was dented by a large object recently. Other public artworks have been vandalized of […]

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Explosive-sniffing dogs now on duty at Salt Lake City airport

Salt Lake City International Airport has started using explosive-sniffing dogs at security checkpoints. One of them is named for Leo Russell Keene III, 33, who was killed by terrorists at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in Tower 2 of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. More than 275 passenger-screening canine teams are working at airports […]

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Jersey City to honor 9/11 hero Capt. Kathy Mazza, who died in World Trade Center collapse

On March 1, 2016, Port Authority Police Captain Kathy Mazza will be honored at the Women of Action ceremony for her heroism during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Mazza, 46, saved many people by shooting escape hatches in the lobby windows of the World Trade Center. Mazza was last seen in the North Tower mezzanine […]

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