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Daniels: Another Terrorist Attack Rattles Our World, My Home

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. 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 »

Woman Runs in Memory of Firefighter Father Killed on 9/11

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, 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 »

Upcoming Programs Discuss Confronting Religious Violence, Conflicts in Middle East

 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." 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 »

Friendship, Loyalty and Love at Ground Zero

Members of the FDNY Emerald Society Pipes and Drums on the 9/11 Memorial on September 11, 2011. Photo by Jin Lee. Members of the FDNY Emerald Society Pipes and Drums on the 9/11 Memorial on September 11, 2011. Photo by Jin Lee.

Approximately 200 Claddagh rings were reclaimed from ground zero after 9/11.  Read more »

9/11 Responder’s Art Depicts the ‘Ability to Carry On'

Matthew Tyree, 9/11 responder and artist. Photo by Mia Summerson, Night and Day Editor, Niagara Gazette and Lockport Union-Sun and Journal. Matthew Tyree, 9/11 responder and artist. Photo by Mia Summerson, Night and Day Editor, Niagara Gazette and Lockport Union-Sun and Journal.

9/11 responder creates artwork in response to the attacks.  Read more »

US Navy Ceremonial Guard Presents Flag to 9/11 Memorial

Members of the United States Navy Ceremonial Guard fold an American flag during a ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Members of the United States Navy Ceremonial Guard fold an American flag during a ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

The United States Navy Ceremonial Guard on Tuesday presented a symbolic flag to the 9/11 Memorial on Tuesday.  Read more »

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

Participants in the New York City Firefighter Stair Climb pause for a moment of silence on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Angela Sheridan. Participants in the New York City Firefighter Stair Climb pause for a moment of silence on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Angela Sheridan.

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

Children’s 9/11 Tributes on Display at Flight 93 Memorial

The Learning Center is a multipurpose building, where the exhibit “Through Their Eyes” is on display. Photo courtesy of NPS/Brenda Schwartz. The Learning Center is a multipurpose building, where the exhibit “Through Their Eyes” is on display. Photo courtesy of NPS/Brenda Schwartz.

Kids’ drawings, stuffed toys and other 9/11 tributes by children are on display at the Flight 93 memorial in Pennsylvania.  Read more »

WTC Transportation Hub Oculus Partially Opens to Public

View of WTC Transportation Hub 'Oculus' from 9/11 Memorial. Photo by staff. View of WTC Transportation Hub 'Oculus' from 9/11 Memorial. Photo by staff.

The first phase of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub Oculus opens to the public today at 3 p.m.  Read more »

Jersey City Honors Fallen 9/11 Hero as Part of Women’s History Month

The Memorial Guide with information on Capt. Kathy Mazza, of the Port Authority Police Department. The Memorial Guide with information on Capt. Kathy Mazza, of the Port Authority Police Department.

Port authority police officer who sacrificed her life on 9/11 while rescuing others is being honored at City Hall in Jersey City as part of Women’s History Month.  Read more »