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The 9/11 Tribute Center facade on Liberty Street in Lower Manhattan. The Tribute Center offers a small, intimate look at the events of September 11th, 2001, and also offers walking tours led by individuals connected to the events of that day, including survivors and first responders. (AP Photo/9/11 Tribute Center)

By Beth J. Harpaz Associated Press Out-of-towners and locals alike have shown enormous interest in sites connected to the September 11th attacks. More than 700,000 people from all 50 states and 131 countries have been to the National September 11 Museum since it opened May 21. More have come from New York than any other […]

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9/11 Tribute Center Going Strong Despite Opening of National Museum

Wall of missing posters from inside 9/11 Tribute Center (Credit: Peter Haske//WCBS 880)

CBS 2 NEW YORK (CBS New York) — The National September 11 Memorial Museum may have opened last month, but the 9/11 Tribute Center across the street is still thriving, its president said. Lee Ielpi, one of the center’s co-founders, told WCBS 880′s Peter Haskell that he’s still seeing full tours daily. While he said […]

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9/11 memorial remembers Hindy

A memorial cross made from iron debris dedicated in Mark Hindy's honor resides in the lobby of McGugin Center

By Rod Williamson Vanderbilt University Quick Slant On a recent trip to New York City, we spent the better part of a morning at Ground Zero, now called the 9/11 Memorial [sic]. We hadn’t been to the site for a couple of years and it remains a sobering experience. There is a small, modest museum […]

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