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Sept. 11

Riverhead remembers Sept. 11 attacks with ceremonies, reflections

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Twenty years worth of perspective on the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks has brought into focus the importance of how America responded to the attack as a nation, speakers told their audiences at the three remembrance ceremonies held in Riverhead yesterday.

‘Never forget’ is more than a slogan — it’s a call to truly remember

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On Sept. 11, we keep hearing “Never Forget.” In all honesty, sometimes I try to forget. The truth is, I will never forget. I cannot forget the sound of my husband’s voice when he called me from his office at the World Trade Center, sounding out of breath like he had just run a marathon. “Could you turn on the TV? Something happened. We felt an explosion. The building shook and there’s debris falling.”

Riverhead Town to hold ceremony on 20th anniversary of Sept. 11 terrorist attacks

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Riverhead Town will hold a ceremony at World Trade Center Memorial Park in Calverton on Saturday, Sept. 11 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks.

Sept. 11 ceremony to take place at memorial park on Sound Avenue Friday evening

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Riverhead residents will mark the 19th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks Friday evening at 9/11 Memorial Park on the corner of Sound Avenue and Lt. Thomas Kelly Memorial Drive (Park Road).

Jamesport memorial service salutes 9/11 heroes and our nation’s veterans

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Local residents gathered on the green in Jamesport this afternoon for the first annual Jamesport Memorial Service honoring the heroes of the Sept. 11 terrorist attack, military veterans and police. Photos.

Hope and the next generation: 17 years after the day of terror, life goes on

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“This is what it’s all about: the next generation and hope for the future.” - Bob Kelly, who lost his brother and fellow NYC firefighter, Thomas in the World Trade Center attack, with his one-year-old grandson at a remembrance service at Sept. 11 Memorial Park.

In memoriam: September 11, 2001

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Today, let’s remember what life was like before 8:46 a.m. on Sept. 11, 2001 — the innocence, the sense of security we as a nation enjoyed up to that moment. A moment that changed everything, forever, in so many ways, great and small. Today, we remember. Let us never forget.

Remembering Sept. 11, 2001: Candlelight walk, service set for Tuesday

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There will be a candlelight procession from Marine Street in Reeves Park to the memorial beginning at 6:15 p.m., followed by a remembrance ceremony at the four-acre park dedicated to the memory of the victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

LaValle-Thiele bill for Sept. 11 license plates signed into law by governor

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License plates commemorating the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will be available in New York under a bill sponsored by State Senator Ken LaValle and Assembly Member Fred Thiele that has been signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

FDNY 343 Ride stops in Riverhead on Ground Zero to Montauk trek to raise money for severely injured veterans

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Dozens of cyclists on a ride from Ground Zero to Montauk Point to raise money for injured veterans had a stop-over in Riverhead Sunday.
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