Last night, the 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted a program with guest speaker Zalmay Khalilzad, a former ambassador to the United Nations, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Read more »
Mets catcher Mike Piazza. Photo courtesy of the New York Mets.
Mets catcher Mike Piazza’s jersey he wore days after 9/11 in a game in which he hit a two-run home run for the win is being auctioned. Read more »
Night shot of 7 World Trade Center. Photo by Jin Lee.
The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. Read more »
Ramona Diaz-Allegrini at ground zero. Photo by Andrea Booher.
In honor of women’s history month, we are sharing the Sept. 11 story of Ramona Diaz-Allegrini, one of the few female first responders who aided in the rescue and recovery effort at ground zero. Read more »
Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta. Photo courtesy of FDNY.
Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta, who took charge in the wake of 9/11, has died. Read more »
This podcast series focuses on stories of New Yorkers, both the everyday and the more known, to examine the place that 9/11 has taken in the greater context of their lives and how it has affected their relationship to the city. Read more »
Flowers are placed on the 9/11 Memorial during the February 26, 1993 World Trade Center bombing anniversary ceremony. Photo by Jin Lee.
Experts in the field of trauma and grief gather at Rutgers University to offer resources for communities devastated by terrorism. Read more »
The national flag of Belgium is seen among international flags installed in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. The installation recalls the flags that flew in the mezzanine level of the original Twin Towers. Some of the flags, which were not on display on 9/11, are part of the museum’s collection.
This morning the first message I saw: “CBSNY: At least 13 killed in explosions at Brussels airport, metro.”
In that short message the mechanics of the aftermath of another terrorist attack was brought into my family’s home. Read more »
Katelyn Mascali, center, at the end of the New York City half marathon on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Zolan Kanno-Youngs/The Wall Street Journal
Katelyn Mascali ran the New York City Half Marathon in honor of her father, a firefighter who died on 9/11. Read more »
Ambassador Frederic C Hof, the former Special Adviser for Transition in Syria at the State Department, speaks during a February program, "The Fight Against ISIS."
The 9/11 Memorial Museum presents two public programs this month, hosting the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Afghanistan, and Iraq, and former chief rabbi of the UK and Commonwealth. Read more »