Annual 9/11 walk honors fallen firefighters

Mifflinburg Hose Company members head towards Watsontown as the sun starts to rise during Saturday's 9/11 Memorial Walk.

Across the Valley today, the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks on the United States, services will be held in commemoration of the day.

BLOOMSBURG: The Bloomsburg University Student Veterans Association is planning a moment of silence for 9/11 on the Quad on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 8:46 a.m.; 9:03 a.m.; 9:37 a.m.; and 10:07 a.m. to coincide with each of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The flags on the Quad were placed there by members of BUSVA.

LEWISBURG: Bucknell’s Conservative Club will plant flags outside of the Elaine Langone Center to commemorate Sept. 11, 2001.

MILTON: A 9/11 Memorial Service will be held at Milton’s Veterans Memorial Park beginning at 6 p.m. Belinda Albright, Northumberland County’s director of Veterans Affairs, will be the guest speaker.

NORTHUMBERLAND: American Legion Post #44 will hold a 9/11 memorial service at Northumberland’s King Street Park Wednesday at 7 p.m.

RIVERSIDE: Southside Fire Company will do a memorial walk in Turnout Gear on Wednesday at 6 p.m. Anyone who would like to participate please show up at Southside at 270 Ave D in Riverside before 6 p.m.

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