Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Town breaks ground on 9/11 memorial in Point Lookout

On February 24, 2017, ground was broken for a new memorial to those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at Point Lookout reported Bridget Downes in the Long Island Herald. Point Lookout has one of the largest September 11th remembrance ceremonies in the area, largely due to its view of the site […]

Also posted in Families in the News | Comments closed

St. Patrick School in Decatur IL celebrates Mardi Gras, raises money for 9/11 Memorial

Sixth, seventh and eighth graders at St. Patrick School in Decatur, IL celebrated Mardi Gras with a float-making contest to raise money for a new memorial to those murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001 reported Valerie Wells in the Herald & Review. The memorial will be built in Nelson Park on the shore of Lake […]

Posted in 9/11 Memorials | Comments closed

Snellville [GA] Eagle Scout’s 9/11 memorial draws praise from officials, survivor

A new memorial to those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 has been built in Snellville, Georgia. One of its first visitors was a survivor from Tower 2 of the World Trade Center, writes Cailin O’Brien in the Gwinnett Daily Post. The memorial is a piece of twisted steel and aluminum from the World […]

Posted in 9/11 Memorials | Comments closed