9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
A grove of four hundred and fifty red maples near the site where United Flight 93 went down will be dedicated to the crew and passengers aboard that flight on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at 1:00pm. The ceremony will be held at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Stoystown, PA. Friends of Flight 93, representatives of Pennsylvania’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, officials from the National Park Foundation, representatives of the National Park Service, and personnel from the Flight 93…Find out more »
The Palm Beach Gardens Police Foundation, Fire Chiefs’ Association of Palm Beach County and Palm Beach Gardens Fire-Rescue are sponsoring a September 11th Remembrance Essay Contest for the second year. Competing students in grades nine to 12 must write a 500-700 word essay that “reflects on how the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 affected our nation and the future of the world.” It’s open to residents of Palm Beach Gardens and dependents of city employees. The deadline is August 15, 2016.…Find out more »
The second social gathering of friends and family of Marty Boryczewski will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Sona Thirteen in Morristown, NJ. Stop by for cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres, and a 50/50. The fee to attend is $55.00 per person in advance or $65.00 at the door. Proceeds raised will benefit the scholarships at Morris Catholic High School and St. Peter’s University, Marty’s alma maters. To register for the evening, please click here. To contact Friends of Marty, please…Find out more »
Retired NYPD Sgt. Ray McGowan, 56, died on August 10, 2016 of World Trade Center-related illness. He was 56. Sgt. McGowan was a 32-year veteran of the New York City Police Department and spent several months on the pile after the terrorist attacks. His funeral Mass will be held at 10:45am on Friday, August 12, 2016 at St. Kevin’s Church in Flushing. St. Kevin’s Church 45-21 194th Street Flushing, NY 11358Find out more »
Retired NYPD Sgt. Ray McGowan, 56, died on August 10, 2016 of World Trade Center-related illness. He was 56. Sgt. McGowan was a 32-year veteran of the New York City Police Department and spent several months on the pile after the terrorist attacks. A viewing for Ray McGowan will be held from 2:00pm to 5:00pm and from 7:00pm to 10:00pm on Thursday, August 11, 2016 at the Martin Gleason Funeral Home in Bayside. His funeral Mass will be held at…Find out more »
Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Ryan Yantis, a survivor of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon, will speak to the Batavia Rotary Club at a breakfast on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 7:30am. He will return to Batavia on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 to speak to students and residents about the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Colonel Yantis, who was on duty at the Pentagon on the 11th, will tell his story of readiness, resilience, responsibility, and…Find out more »