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A thread of courage and love – Caitlyn McIntyre, daughter of fallen 9/11 Port Authority officer, finds strength in her father’s sacrifice

Caitlyn McIntyre was 5 years old when her father, PAPD Officer Donald McIntyre, was killed responding to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Now she is a nurse on the frontlines of the pandemic. Her father’s legacy is helping her through terrible times, writes Bobby Egbert  in a beautiful piece for American Police […]

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Alice Hoagland, mother of gay Flight 93 hero Mark Bingham, dies

Alice Hoagland, 71, the mother of 9/11 hero Mark Bingham, has died after a long illness.

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Families who lost loved ones to COVID find solace at Stephy’s Place grief support groups

Among the 40 bereavement groups offered by Stephy’s Place in Red Bank, NJ, is one for those people mourning family members who died of COVID-19. The groups are customarily in person, but are virtual at present.

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    1. Application period open for the LeRoy W. Homer, Jr. Foundation Scholarship

      November 1, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 31, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
    2. Warren Fire Department fundraiser for their 9/11 ceremony next year

      November 17, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 31, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
    3. COVID-19 Survivors’ Online Support Group

      November 18, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 31, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
    4. Names to be added to Oyster Bay’s 9/11 Walls of Honor

      January 5 @ 8:00 am - February 10 @ 5:00 pm
    5. Applications accepted for the Detective Steven McDonald Memorial Scholarship

      January 6 @ 8:00 am - February 5 @ 5:00 pm