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Tech Innovations Expand 9/11 Memorial Reach

A 9/11 Memorial Museum design study of vigils and gatherings. (Thinc Design with Local Projects) A 9/11 Memorial Museum design study of vigils and gatherings. (Thinc Design with Local Projects)

National September 11 Memorial & Museum uses technology solutions and innovation to share mission of education and history with the world.  Read more »

Video: Fox News Zooms in on Tribeca Film Festival

Tribeca Film Festival is underway in lower Manhattan.  Read more »

9/11 Family Members Key to Memorial Exhibition

9/11 Memorial Museum is asking Sept. 11 families to help contribute to exhibition honoring the nearly 3,000 victims and heroes.  Read more »

Today is the 16th Anniversary of Oklahoma City Bombing

Today marks 16 years since 168 people were killed in the Oklahoma City bombing.  Read more »

Former Radical Combating Extremism is Part of 9/11 Speakers Series

  On April 28, come hear Maajid Nawaz, an ex-member of an Islamist extremist group, detail his personal experience with the radicalization process and explain how he works to confront it.RSVP>> now for this free event that’s part of the “9/11, Today and Tomorrow” speakers series at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St.  Read more »

ABNY Breakfast with Memorial Pres. Joe Daniels (Update)

Today marks 150 days until the 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site opens to families on the 10-year anniversary. In 149 days, it then opens to the world. Next month, join the man who's at the helm of the organization building this national tribute to victims and heroes. 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels will appear as guest speaker on May 5 at the ABNY breakfast meeting.  Read more »

9/11 Relief Group Recounts Work in Haiti

The H.E.A.R.T. 9/11 team has returned from Fond Parisien, Haiti after successfully accomplishing a goal of building 50 homes in six days.   The days begin at 5 a.m., predawn, when all the workers meet for breakfast under a dark, star-filled sky. After eating, they'd pile into an enclosed paddy wagon and head out to the job site.  Read more »

Taste of Tribeca to Feature 9/11 Memorial Supporters

 Taste of Tribeca, the annual outdoor food festival in lower Manhattan, showcases local restaurant favorites while raising money for P.S. 150 and P.S. 234.A handful of restaurant participants support the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. Please read more here  Read more »

VIDEO: FOX News' Shep Smith Reports on SOS Campaign

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.comSee Shep Smith discuss the 9/11 Memorial’s grassroots fundraising campaign on the weekly Fox News report Rise of FreedomBusinesses join the Signs of Support campaign by donating and affixing a “We Support the 9/11 Memorial” decal to their window. They are then featured on the memorial’s website and listed in a donor registry. Interested businesses can join   Read more »