Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

30 pear trees planted at 9/11 Memorial in Kewaskum

Thirty pear trees — descendants of the World Trade Center’s Survivor Tree — have been planted at a 9/11 memorial in progress in Kewaskum, Wisconsin. Kewaskum was the hometown of Andrea Lyn Haberman, who was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

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Groundbreaking at Long Island park to be renamed after NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez

October 19, 2020 was Luis Alvarez’s 55th birthday. The retired NYPD Detective never lived to see it, dying just days after testifying before a House Judiciary Committee to persuade them to renew the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund that now bears his name. Now a park in his hometown, Oceanside, will be named for him […]

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New book on memorials

Design expert Spencer Bailey has written a book about the design of memorials, comparing memorials around the world, including the National September 11th Memorial in lower Manhattan.

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