Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

With new trail, Flight 93 memorial a pilgrimage site for bicyclists

The September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance had a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Flight 93 National Memorial marked the beginning of a 1,300-mile trail connecting the Flight 93 memorial near Shanksville, Pennsylvania to the Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, VA and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York, reported Daniel Moore in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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9/11 firefighter’s nephew calls on city to finish Postcards Memorial by adding names of those who died of 9/11 illnesses

A Staten Island man whose firefighter uncle was killed in the 2001 terrorist attacks is asking the city  to include the names of those who have died of 9/11-related illnesses on the Postcards Memorial, reports Rachel Shapiro in the Staten Island Advance. An unfinished memorial to those who have died of World Trade Center-related illnesses is adjacent to the Postcard’s […]

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9/11 ground-zero flag mystery is partially solved in Everett

On August 4, 2016 a flag believed to be that which firefighters raised over the ruins of the World Trade Center, which has been missing for years, may have gone home to New York City. The story of its journey is told by Diana Hefley and Rikki King of HeraldNet Everett, Washington.

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