Category Archives: 9/11 Tribute Center

The Tribute Center, an ‘interim destination’ for remembering 9/11, will get a bigger space

David W. Dunlap of the New York Times writes that the Tribute Center  is to move into a new space, at 88 Greenwich Street, where it will occupy 35,000 square feet, almost three times as much as it has now. The lease runs 36 years. The new center will open next spring.

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Ann Van Hine, widow of firefighter who died on 9/11, speaks in Bath, ME

Ann Van Hine’s husband Bruce Van Hine was a firefighter who was killed in the line of duty during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. She volunteers with the 9/11 Tribute Center and speaks to tour groups and schoolchildren about the attacks. She also discusses with the children what their generation can do to prevent […]

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Lynnville-Sully teacher headed to NYC for national honor

Middle school teacher Kevin Johnson, from Lynnville-Sully, Iowa, will receive his  9/11 Tribute Center Teaching Award in person writes Jason W. Brooks of the Newton Daily News on February 24, 2016. Johnson teaches eighth-graders language arts most of the year. Around the anniversary of the terrorist attacks, he uses the story of Welles Remy Crowther, the Man […]

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