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.
The wake for retired NYPD Detective Thomas McGuckin will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 2:00pm-4:00pm & from 7:00pm-9:30pm at Chapey & Sons Funeral Home in Hicksville. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home 20 Hicksville Road (107) Hicksville, NYFind out more »
Therapy dogs from Massachusetts, Newtown, Connecticut and Chicago will be available to help Marathon-goers and the people of Boston at the First Lutheran Church of Boston and the Hynes Convention Center. Some of the dogs are the same ones who came after the bombing last year. First Lutheran Church of Boston dog visiting hours Thursday, April 17, 2014 5:00pm-7:00pm and 8:00pm–9:00pm Friday, April 18, 2014 3:00pm–7:00pm Saturday, April 19, 2014 10:00am–4:00pm Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014 12:30pm–2:30pm Marathon Monday, April…Find out more »
On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:45pm, there will be fireworks on five barges off Ellis Island. These fireworks will be audible in Lower Manhattan. Please warn Lower Manhattan residents who may find the sound to be a distressing reminder of the terrorist attacks.Find out more »
On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 2:49pm, one year to the minute after the Boston Marathon bombing, an anniversary tribute to the victims, survivors and rescuers of the attack will be held at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center near the site of the bombing. Attendance at the ceremony will be by invitation only. One Fund Boston and the Boston Athletic Association are the hosts of the event. After speeches from victims’ family members, police officers and medical…Find out more »
On Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:00am, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Battalion Chief Richard D. Arazosa, of Battalion 19, who died on April 13, 2013. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-75/L-33/B-19. Off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform. Engine 75/Ladder 33/Battalion 19 2175 Walton Avenue Bronx, NYFind out more »
Hearings in the case of Military Commissions; 9/11: Khalid Shaikh Mohammad et al. will be held in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba from Monday, April 14, 2014 through Thursday, April 17, 2014. There will be no session on Friday, April 18, 2014. All four of the CCTV sites will be open daily for families of victims to watch the hearings. The sites are located at Fort Devens, MA (west of Boston); Fort Hamilton, NY (in Brooklyn); Fort Meade, MD (between Washington and…Find out more »