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9/11 continues to cost lives of first responders: Editorial

The Journal News | LoHud.com - 13 Feb 2018
The losses seem to never let up. This month, some 17½ years after the terrorist attacks leveled the World Trade Center, we lost several first responders to diseases embedded into their bodies from ground zero's toxic swirl. On Feb. 2, Rocklander and ...
rescue and recovery effort after the september 11 attacks on the world trade center

9/11 memorial honors responders who died from toxic ash and smoke

Chicago Tribune - 11 Sep 2017
A separate plaque will have the names of 582 police officers, firefighters, construction workers, cleanup volunteers and others who spent time in the rubble of the World Trade Center in the days or months after the attacks and, years later, died of a ...
rescue and recovery effort after the september 11 attacks on the world trade center

FDNY hero Joseph Stach Jr. of Valley Cottage remembered: Editorial

The Journal News | LoHud.com - 10 Jan 2018
FDNY Lt. (Ret.) Joseph Stach Jr., cited for bravery so many times as a firefighter, known as a friend in his community and a hero to his family and to us all, has died. The culprit is, again, the toxic exposure that he suffered as he stayed, hour upon ...
rescue and recovery effort after the september 11 attacks on the world trade center

20 Rarely Seen Photos of the Events of Sept. 11, 2001

DoD Live - 11 Sep 2017
Today marks Patriot Day, a national day of service and remembrance that commemorates the catastrophic events of Sept. 11, 2001, in which terrorists took the lives of nearly 3,000 people on American soil. The Pentagon was one of those targets. When ...
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16 years after 9/11, and the loss continues: Editorial

The Journal News | LoHud.com - 09 Sep 2017
As we prepare to mark the 16th year since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, we continue to witness the loss. As this September began, we said our final goodbyes to former FDNY Firefighter Michael O'Hanlon, who had lost his battle, at age 59, with cancer ...
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FDNY to announce 32 more 9/11-linked deaths as anniversary nears

New York Daily News - 07 Sep 2017
The memorial wall reads, “Dedicated to the memory of those who bravely served this department protecting life and property in the city of New York in the rescue and recovery effort at Manhattan Box 5-5-8087 World Trade Center.” “The members we honor on ...
rescue and recovery effort after the september 11 attacks on the world trade center

FDNY Loses Father and Son to 9/11-Related Cancers

Firehouse.com (press release) (blog) - 17 Aug 2017
Aug. 17-- A New York City firefighter who spent time working at Ground Zero in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks has succumbed to cancer less than a year after his firefighting father also died from what the FDNY says was a 9/11 ...
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National, local observances to remember Sept. 11 attacks

Greenville Daily Reflector - 11 Sep 2017
Annual observances will take place in Manhattan at the Twin Towers site, and a Long Island beach where people watched as the World Trade Center collapsed. The site of the latest memorial to victims of the terror attacks and among a growing number of ...
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9/11 Memorial: Solemn, Personal Ceremonies as US Remembers

NBCNews.com - 11 Sep 2017
Rebuilding and reimagining also continues at ground zero, where the third of four planned office towers is set to open next year. Work toward a $250 million performing arts center continues after a design was unveiled last fall. Most recently, plans ...

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