NEW YORK (AP) — The foundation named after a firefighter who perished on Sept. 11 after running from Brooklyn to Manhattan in full gear held a ceremony in lower Manhattan on Sunday to honor those lost in the years since the attacks.
Remembering Sept. 11, 2001
Six graduates of Valley universities — four from Bucknell and two from Susquehanna — were killed at the World Trade Center in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001.
NORTHUMBERLAND — The keynote speaker at the Northumberland Borough’s annual “We Will Remember” 9/11 memorial ceremony in King Street Park in Northumberland spoke of home and of truth on Saturday evening.
MIFFLINBURG — In the middle of the night, as they have done for the past six anniversaries of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States, a group of Valley firefighters started walking.
As the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States approached this week, teachers across the Valley taught history lessons about an event that redefined America.
Susquehanna University held a brief service to honor two alumni who died in the terrorist attacks against the United States on Sept. 11, 2001.
While the Rev. Paul Michael Britton was consoling a secretary who was worried about her husband’s safety in the twin towers in New York City during the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, he didn’t know that he had lost his own sister in the terrorism attacks.
Life is thriving at the Flight 93 National Memorial. What was once an unsightly and desolate strip mine has been transformed to a beautiful tribute to heroes on a tragic day 20 years ago. Deer graze where a dragline once sat upon exposed rock. The water runs cleaner, and a new forest has taken root. The ecosystem is expanding.
The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, shattered our nation’s sense of security, horrified the nation and the world and killed 2,977 innocent people.
DANVILLE — After witnessing people jump to their deaths from the burning World Trade Center and spending hours fleeing the city on Sept. 11, 2001, Karen Marinaccio has never returned to the site.