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Tribute to 9/11 workers takes shape in granite country

Stonecutters in Vermont are working on the granite “monoliths” that will become part of National 9/11 Memorial to honor those rescue and recovery workers who have died or are ill from their work after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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A statue with the Saudi flag is being moved from the World Trade Center’s grounds

A statue depicting the flag of Saudi Arabia shaped like a piece of hard candy and 19 other “candy flag” sculptures will be removed from the World Trade Center grounds this week, after complaints about its appropriateness.

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West Village bus memorializes the lives lost on 9/11

For many years after 9/11, a collection of memorial ceramic tiles hung on a West Village fence. After their removal in 2012, Village residents saved them and now display them in a bus parked by their former home.

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