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9/11 Commemorations Honor the Fallen, Provide Healing and Hope

Tuesday marked the 18th anniversary of 9/11, one of our nation’s greatest tragedies. All throughout the City of Boston, commemorations were held to pay respect to the deceased, to help those heal who still grieve, and to provide citizens with the opportunity to remember, reflect, and come together as a community. At 8:30 a.m., crowds Read More…

Community

9/11 Service Project Provides a Path to Pay it Forward as We Remember

The Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund (MMHF), in partnership with Project 351 and The New England Center and Home for Veterans, held a service project at the Mother’s Walk on The Rose Kennedy Greenway on Tuesday, September 11th. The project brought together volunteers from many businesses and organizations throughout the Commonwealth. Activities included assembling care packages Read More…

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Remembering September 11th, Seventeen Years Later

Here are some local events to commemorate the 17th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks: The USS Constitution will fire her cannons multiple times on the morning of September 11. Navy crew members will fire one-gun salutes and taps will be played at the following times: 8:46 a.m. – Firing one-gun salute marking the impact of Read More…

Remembering 9/11 Sixteen Years Later

Here are some local events to commemorate the 16th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks: The USS Constitution will have a commemoration aboard “Old Ironsides”. Boarding of the ship will commence at 8:30 a.m. and will remain moored. The guest speaker will be Navy Nurse Corps Captain Mary Jo Majors, USN(Ret.), and she will be followed Read More…

Police & Fire

Emergency 9-1-1 Reminder From BPD District A-1

EMERGENCY 9-1-1 Police – Fire Emergency Medical Services     Help at your fingertips. Dialing 9-1-1 will put you in immediate contact with the Police, Fire or Emergency Medical Services. Dial 9-1-1 to stop a crime, save a life or report a fire. However, there are other circumstances that may require dialing 9-1-1 for police assistance, Read More…

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Mass. Military Heroes Fund Hosts 9/11 Service Project on Greenway

The Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund organized its annual 9/11 Day of Service on the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway where volunteers assembled 1,000 care boxes to be sent to local men and women serving overseas. Members of the public wrote letters of support to the troops and left notes of remembrance to 9/11 and bereaved military Read More…

9/11 Remembrances in Boston [Storify]

Pulling together various images, posts, tweets, videos, the following storify shows bits and pieces from today, 9/11/12, with a focus on events in Boston and remembrances from those in the area. [View the story “9/11 in Boston” on Storify] 9/11 in Boston Storified by NorthEndWaterfront.com · Tue, Sep 11 2012 18:46:28 RT @BeaconUpdate: Students and Read More…

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Santa Rosalia Di Palermo Society Commemorates 10th Anniversary of September 11th Attacks at North End Fire House

The Santa Rosalia Di Palermo Society commemorated the 10th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks as part of their annual procession through Boston’s North End with the statue of Santa Rosalia. The society presented a plaque to the North End Fire House in thanks to their years of service to the community. The procession also Read More…