Cracker Trail Elementary third-grader Ellie Brinling and guidance counselor Crystal Baugh on Sept. 11, 2015 after the planting of the school's survivor tree, which grew from a seed obtained by Brinling during her visit to the 9/11 Memorial. Photo Courtesy of Highlands Today.
A third-grader’s visit to the 9/11 Memorial inspired her school’s acquisition of some remaining relics from the original World Trade Center.Read more
9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels speaks to a crowd on the 9/11 Memorial during a tribute for the victims of the Paris, France terrorist attacks. (L-R) Bertrand Lortholary, Consul General of France in New York, François Delattre, Representative of France to the United Nations, Joe Daniels, 9/11 Memorial President, and Craig Stapleton, a 9/11 Memorial board member and former US ambassador to France.
A tribute was held on the 9/11 Memorial in honor of the 129 people killed and more than 350 injured in the terrorist attacks in Paris, France.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