The borough's ceremony to remember the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks is Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. at Constitution Park. Four Fort Lee residents were among the nearly 3,000 people who died in the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon.
Hundreds of people gathered Friday to mourn a trooper who died of an illness related to his service at the World Trade Center after 9/11. Jeffrey Cicora, 54, died Saturday. The retired New York State Police sergeant and station commander was a Baldwinsville resident and an Auburn native.
The Somerset Chamber of Commerce and Somerset Inc. are paying tribute to the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001, with a second annual flag installment event. It's being held at the Pennsylvania Turnpike exit to act as a gateway to Somerset County and the Flight 93 Memorial.
Pastoral bereavement counselor Pamela Koch has published the inspiring account of one support group's journey to facing their grief and finding answers in the wake of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
Another 9/11 hero has died of illnesses linked to Ground Zero. Former New York State Police Sergeant and Station Commander Jeffrey Cicora passed away on Saturday. Cicora took part in the search and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site following the terror attacks.
Archivists came across thousands of previously unseen photos of Ground Zero, taken in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, after buying a stash of CDs at a house clearance sale, according to a published report.
On Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at 5:30 p.m., the summer interns at Voices of September 11th will present “Community and Strength: Post-9/11 Paths to Resiliency” at the New Canaan Library. The occassion is free to the public.
On July 29, 2019, the Justice Department issued a press release that announced that President Trump had signed into law, H.R.
The incidence of thyroid cancer among first responders who volunteered or were employed as firefighters, rescue personnel and cleanup workers at Ground Zero in New York on or after September 11, 2001, is three times higher than that in the general population.
First responders and 9/11 survivors who received reduced payments from the federal fund meant to help them will be notified of their full compensation by the terror attack’s 18th anniversary.
Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11 by Mitchell Zuckoff will be adapted by ABC into a series timed to the 20th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon.
The signing of the bill renewing the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund means financial support for those stricken with World Trade Center-related illnesses, and there are more of these patients every day. There are more than 12,000 9/11-related cancers and a new wave is likely on the way.
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, might help the families of victims of those attacks with testimony in their civil lawsuit against the government of Saudi Arabia if the U.S.
Alleged Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed has opened the door to helping victims of the terrorist attacks in their lawsuit against Saudi Arabia if the U.S. government spares him the death penalty at a Guantanamo Bay military commission, according to court documents.
The 9/11 first responders who came to Washington year after year with comedian Jon Stewart on their side made their last trek to the nation’s capital Monday.
It took nearly 18 years, but anyone sickened or dying from the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, finally will have the backing of the federal government after President Trump signed the bill Monday to make 9/11 aid essentially permanent.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office said Friday that he would host a parade – or another type of event – to honor the 9/11 first responders as President Donald Trump prepares to sign a permanent reauthorization of the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Act into law.
Mayor de Blasio should host a parade up the Canyon of Heroes to thank and honor 9/11 first responders and survivors, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney said Friday and the mayor agrees something should be done to honor them.
Respect and tears silenced Pleasant Plains on a sunny Friday morning as family members, friends and police officers said their final goodbye to Det. Thomas Santoro, who lost his life to a 9/11-related illness on Sunday.
Closing the door for now to providing families information to hold Saudi Arabia liable for the 9/11 attacks, the plot’s accused “mastermind” Khalid Shaikh Mohammad told their attorneys that he may be available for a deposition if his life is not on the line.