When the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center occurred Sept. 11, 2001, members of the Orland Fire Protection District were watching it o…
"Talk about a 9/11 memorial that misses by a mile ... in an incredibly disrespectful display, a parade in Porter County, Indiana featured models of the Twin Towers with smoke billowing from each."
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A group of Hobart police officers will be running in full gear approximately half a mile to Chicago Health & Fitness before they begin the climb of 110 flights of stairs at the fitness center.
What happened on 9/11 should never be forgotten, said Leon Wolek.
The riders are a part of Bay2Brooklyn, a group of 10 cyclists riding from Santa Clara, California, to the Brooklyn Bridge and Ground Zero in New York City for the 20-year anniversary of 9/11.
An "emergency alert" caused momentary panic — before people read it and realized it was just a friendly reminder to wash your hands and wear a mask.
ATLANTIC CITY — High winds kept an American flag several stories high dancing on cables attached to two firetrucks Friday, as hundreds gathered at Jackson Avenue and the beach to hear the stories of heroes of the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and other national crises.
Local communities and churches, including in Schererville, Crown Point and Gary, are holding 9/11 memorial services and events Friday keeping in mind safety concerns of COVID-19, officials said.
Bruce Springsteen's son was sworn in this week as a firefighter with the Jersey City Fire Department: "We're very proud," said The Boss.
Thirteen children of firefighters who died at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, and six whose fathers died of 9/11-related illnesses graduated from New York's fire department during an emotional ceremony.
Valparaiso honored veterans and first responders with its annual Patriot Night on Friday against Michigan City, putting on a major show leading up to kickoff.
The Lake Central and Lowell boys tennis teams celebrated the birth of their new trophy match by raising money for Operation Combat BikeSaver, a nonprofit that helps local veterans who suffer from conditions like PTSD.
"They did their jobs with courage, grace, tenacity, humility," Jon Stewart said, tearing up. "18 years later, do yours!"
The heroism of airline passengers and crew who died when hijackers crashed their plane into a Pennsylvania field on Sept. 11, 2001, was remembered Sunday with the dedication of a concrete-and-steel tower that will ring with wind chimes for every one of them at the spot where they fell to earth.