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New bill requires 9/11 attacks to be included in Pennsylvania school curriculum

New legislation has been passed in to law that will provide model curriculum to schools to teach about the events and significance of Sept. 11, 2001. The bill, produced by Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), will help guide schools in their curriculum development to teach about the historical context of terrorism. More.

Veteran Westchester firefighter dies after two-year battle with 9/11-related cancer

A veteran Westchester County firefighter last died after battling a 9/11-related cancer for two years. Former Greenville Fire Chief Daniel Raftery died on Sunday. He was 74 years old. Raftery joined the department in 1973. He was fire chief until 1986 then served in that role until retiring in 2020. More.

Surry teen's Eagle Scout project remembers 9/11, offers place to reflect

In early July, thanks to the work of a Surry teenager, there will be a new 9/11 memorial bench at the Keene Fire Department’s West Keene station recognizing first responders and military service members. More.

State bill requires moment of silence for 9/11 victims in public schools

Most adults will never forget Sept. 11, 2001, when America was attacked and the twin towers of the World Trade Center fell. But school-aged children weren't born yet. More.

As Sandy Hook Shooting Survivors Graduate, Parents and Students Talk Trauma, 'Bittersweet' Event

The survivors of one of the deadliest school shootings in American history are looking ahead after they graduated from high school last week. They were in first grade when 20 of their fellow classmates and six educators were shot and killed on December 14, 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School. More.

City offers mental health resources following Juneteenth

The City of Round Rock is offering mental health resources to help individuals and families heal in the aftermath of Saturday evening’s shooting at the Juneteenth event. More.

WATCH: LI School Honors 9/11 Victims With 1st 5K Run

A Long Island school is holding its first 5k race as a way to honor the victims of 9/11. The Wantagh School District will host the inaugural Wantagh Warrior 9/11 Memorial 5k on Sunday, September 22. It is being presented through the Gary Sinise Foundation. More.

Valdosta Fire Department will host the 4th annual 9/11 5K Memorial Run

The Valdosta Fire Department is set to host its 4th annual 9/11 5K Memorial Run on September 7, 2024. This event is held to remember the lives lost and honor the first responders who made sacrifices to provide aid on September 11, 2001. More.