Friday, September 11, 2015

Remembering 9/11 World Trade Center Towers And Pentagon Attack - 14th Anniversary Today

Here's what the World Trade Center attacks looked like from Roosevelt Island on September 11, 2001.

Main Street WIRE Image Of Smoke From World Trade Center Attack by Vicki Feinmel/Linda Heimer

Below is the Roosevelt Island 9/11 Remembrance Garden

and the plaque in the Remembrance Garden that honors Roosevelt Islanders who died in the terrorist attack:
Ed Beyea,
Anthony J. Fallone,
Taimour Khan,
Scott Larsen,
Kevin J. Smith and the firefighters who were based on Roosevelt Island
Deputy Chief Ray Downey,
Deputy Chief Charlie Kasper,
Battalion Chief John Moran, and
Battalion Chief John Paolillo.

Here's the beginning

and conclusion

of the 2015 NYC 9/11 Memorial Remembrance.

Vice President Joe Biden delivered these remarks today at NYC 9/11 remembrance

and the Wall Street Journal takes us Behind The Scenes of the World Trade Center Tribute In Light.

The Roosevelt Island Twittervese asked:
UPDATE 8:10 PM - Tribute In Light seen from Roosevelt Island.

Lights from the 9/11 memorial.

A photo posted by Bruce Knotts (@bknotts49) on