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Montrose holds 5K in honor of fallen 9/11 first responders

Runners raised thousands of dollars for homeless veterans and first responders during a 5K in Susquehanna County. Nikki Schake organized Montrose’s first Tunnel to Towers (T2T) 5K run in honor of her childhood friend, Danny Crisman. More.

Massachusetts victim assistance programs in need of funding

Dollars coming from Washington to support survivors of violent crimes have dried up in recent years, and state funds to prop up struggling service providers are held up in a spending bill awaiting legislative action. More.

His Dad Was a Firefighter and Jets Ticketholder Who Died on 9/11, Now Patrick McSweeney Is Trying Out for the Team

The son of a firefighter who lost his life during the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York City is paying homage with the help of football. Over the weekend, Patrick McSweeney, a football tight end, participated in a rookie minicamp for the New York Jets, his dad Timothy's favorite team. More.

Alexandria’s Old Town Run Club Raising Funds For Inaugural 9/11 Memorial Run

Each week, the Old Town Run Club offers area runners of all ages, abilities, and occupations an opportunity to run with like-minded folks who are training for marathons, half-marathons, and short-to-mid-distance races, or who are simply looking to stay in shape in a supportive and friendly environment. More.

Navigating the Future of Homeland Security and Criminal Justice: From 9/11 to Tomorrow

In the wake of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, the United States found itself confronting a new reality—one marked by unprecedented threats to national security. In response to these challenges, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) emerged as a pivotal force in safeguarding the nation against terrorism and other hazards. More.

Mental Health Support Is Key for Gun Violence Victims' Families

This March, Alexis Jackson worked tirelessly to make sure all the details of her oldest daughter’s Sweet 16 were perfect: a heart-shaped cake in Abe’bre’anna’s favorite color, purple; a glittering Eiffel Tower backdrop in the Paris theme; tables topped with shiny purple tablecloths; and a carefully combed-over guest list. More.

Teaching the Next Generation Resiliency Lessons from 9/11’s Aviation Heroes

Today’s young employees at airports and students studying aviation will be tomorrow’s leaders. Undoubtedly, they will face challenges. More.

9/11 community honors lost loved ones in annual 5K race

Runners and walkers took over Lower Manhattan Sunday for the annual 9/11 Memorial and Museum 5K. Nearly 23 years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, New Yorkers showed out for a run to honor those who lost their lives that day. More.