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Students Reflect on 9/11 in Essay Contest

A tribute left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. A tribute left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

A September 11 remembrance essay contest is being sponsored by the Palm Beach Gardens Police Foundation, Fire-Rescue and Fire Chiefs’ Association of Palm Beach County.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial 5K Participants Receive Discounts on Downtown Eats

Participants at the 2015 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk. Photo by Jin Lee. Participants at the 2015 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk. Photo by Jin Lee.

As part of Bib N' Brunch, registered 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk participants will receive special discounts at participating lower Manhattan restaurants on race day.  Read more »

Memorial and Museum Named Official Charity Partner in Popular Relay Race

Bloomberg Square Mile Relay participants as they prepare for the race. Photo courtesy of Bloomberg L.P. Bloomberg Square Mile Relay participants as they prepare for the race. Photo courtesy of Bloomberg L.P.

Running teams from leading financial institutions will race through the Financial District to compete for a $10,000 donation to the charity of their choice in the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay.  Read more »

Former Ambassador Highlights Nation-Building at 9/11 Museum Program

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 Jersey Worn by Piazza in Post-9/11 Game is Up For Bid

Mets catcher Mike Piazza. Photo courtesy of the New York Mets. 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 »

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Night shot of 7 World Trade Center. Photo by Jin Lee. 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 »

Running Toward the Fire: A First Responder’s Account

Ramona Diaz-Allegrini at ground zero. Photo by Andrea Booher. 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 Dies at 83

Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta. Photo courtesy of FDNY. 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 »

New Yorkers Tell Their 9/11 Story in New Podcast Series

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 »

Time Doesn’t Heal All Wounds

Flowers are placed on the 9/11 Memorial during the February 26, 1993 World Trade Center bombing anniversary ceremony. Photo by Jin Lee. 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 »