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 13th annual Brian Cannizzaro Memorial Golf Outing & BBQ will be held on Friday, August 8, 2014 at Silver Lake Golf Course in Staten Island. There will be two tee times, at 6:00am and 10:30am. The cost for golf and BBQ is $125.00. The fee for the BBQ only is $35.00. All proceeds benefit the FF Brian Cannizzaro Memorial Fund. Registration with payment by July 23, 2014 is requested. You can download and print a form and mail it…Find out more »
On August 7, 1974, French tightrope walker Philippe Petit walked between the towers of the World Trade Center on a tightrope. See a clip here. Learn more about Petit and his documentary film Man on Wire here.Find out more »
On August 6, 2014 from 4:00pm-10:00pm, 25% of all sales at Westbury, NY’s Fairway Market will benefit the Nassau County Firefighters’ Museum and Education Center. To participate, pick up a form in the store, shop, then present the form to the cashier when you’re finished shopping. There is no cost to customers except the regular cost of the items purchased. To learn more, please click here. Westbury Fairway Market 1258 Corporate Drive Westbury, NY 11590Find out more »
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, hundreds of people tied white “Remember to Love” ribbons to the St. Paul’s Chapel fence in Lower Manhattan. The ribbons were inscribed with personal messages – to victims of the attacks or simply with hopes of a peaceful future. Trinity Church (the church St. Paul’s is affiliated with) donated these ribbons to artist Muriel Stockdale, who is organizing a similar project this summer. Learn more and…Find out more »
The 11th annual Robin Kaplan Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 & Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Lake of Isles North Course at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in North Stonington, CT. Details are available here. Lake of Isles North Course 1 Clubhouse Dr. North Stonington, CT 06359Find out more »
Lt. Keith Loughlin of the FDNY died of World Trade Center-related illness on Thursday, July 31, 2014. He was 56. His funeral will be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from the Casey McCallum Rice South Shore Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00am at St. Clare’s Roman Catholic Church in Great Kills. Lt. Loughlin served in the FDNY for 26 years. His last firehouse was Ladder 109 in Brooklyn. He leaves, among other family, his wife, an…Find out more »