Seats are installed in Uniondale’s newly renovated Nassau Coliseum. Photo courtesy of Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.
When the newly renovated Nassau Coliseum reopens on April 5, eight seats will permanently remain empty to honor the military, Long Island first responders and victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.Read more
“World Trade Center as a Cloud” series by Christopher Saucedo. Photo by Jin Lee.
On Sept. 13, 2001, artist and sculptor Christopher Saucedo gathered his sculpting tools and drove from New Orleans to New York City to join his two firefighter brothers at the World Trade Center site. Nearly 10 years later, Saucedo started to address the events of that day in his work.Read more
A firefighter pauses in reflection on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo courtesy of InfocusNYC Photography.
The 3rd Annual New York City Firefighter Stair Climb took place Sunday at 4 World Trade Center to memorialize fallen first responders and military personnel worldwide and to raise money for Friends of Firefighters and the 9/11 Tribute Center.Read more
A photo captured during a recent public program. Photo by Jin Lee.
Join us live for our public program exploring the Syrian civil war and pathways to peace. Read these articles in advance of the talk to get a better understanding of the conflict, which has now entered its seventh year.Read more
Members of the FDNY, NYPD and PAPD Pipes and Drums on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.
Beginning first as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland, has become an international celebration of Irish culture. In New York City, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade has become one of the city’s greatest traditions.Read more