American flag in the 9/11 Memorial parapets. Photo: Jin Lee.
An act was recently introduced by Republican Congressman Tom MacArthur with the aim of enabling the federal government to help fund the 9/11 Memorial. If passed, the act would ensure that the 9/11 Memorial will always be open to all.Read more
Richard Cyril Rescorla pictured. Gift of the family of Richard Cyril Rescorla.
This Purple Heart Day, the 9/11 Memorial honors all recipients of this prestigious badge of merit. On 9/11, Rick Rescorla, recipient of a Purple Heart from the Vietnam War, helped to save thousands of his colleagues at Morgan Stanley.Read more
Birthday rose in Wendy Wakeford's name at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo: Gift of Ada Dolch.
When High School principal Ada Dolch learned that a hijacked plane hit the World Trade Center where her sister worked, she prayed, “God, please take care of Wendy. I have to take care of the kids in my school.”Read more