Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

9/11 Memorial campaign underway in SC

Independent Mail  Walhalla, SC– Seneca-based Schneider Electric has provided the 9/11 Memorial project with its largest single industry-based contribution. Plant manager Larry Smith and materials manager Rob Brewer recently presented 9/11 committee member Jim Alexander with a check for $5,000, the money coming from the firm’s foundation organization. “We are pleased to be able to […]

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NJ Fire Chief’s Memorial Honors the Lives Lost on 9/11. But Because of Its Religious Symbol, Some Are Objecting

Frank Camp  IJ Review There’s a new 9/11 memorial controversy brewing, and once again, it’s about a cross. Deputy fire chief Roy James of Princeton, New Jersey, purchased the piece of steel containing a hole in the shape of a cross from the wreckage of the Twin Towers last year. Now, James is fighting to have the […]

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County will match up to $600,000 to complete Freedom Memorial

Naples Florida Weekly In an effort to finish the Freedom Memorial on Golden Gate Parkway, Collier County commissioners have unanimously agreed to match donations of up to $600,000 to meet the Freedom Memorial Foundation’s fundraising goal of $1.2 million. “This is a very important step forward for us,’’ says Naples Mayor John Sorey. “The commission’s […]

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