Veterans Honor The Fallen Of 9/11 And War In Afghanistan With 13-Mile Ruck March On LakefrontToday we remember 9/11, but for U.S. service members, it’s a day that has a whole new meaning this year.
Naperville Pays Tribute To Navy Cmdr. Dan Shanower, Other 9/11 Victims On 20th Anniversary; 'From Devastation Comes Healing'Shanower, a Naperville native, died in the attack on the Pentagon. His family was at the remembrance ceremony on Saturday, and the city's mayor gave a few words.
After The Terror Attacks On 9/11, Muslims In Chicago Were Targeted, Lived In FearThe rush to work for Hatem Abudayyeh on September 11, 2001 was rooted in fear.
Memorials To September 11, 2001 Throughout ChicagolandLarge and small, there are several such artifacts across Chicagoland.
Memorial With 3,000 Flags Honoring Victims Of 9/11 Returns To Oak Brook; 'We Need To Remember What Happened That Day'The goal is to make sure – 20 years later – that people of all ages understand the magnitude of what happened that day.
Naperville Riverwalk Memorial Pays Tribute To Victims Of 9/11: 'This Is Like Looking At Hallowed Grounds'Never forget. Many haven't - by honoring 9/11 victims year after year.
Army Sgt. 1st Class George Kakaletris Of Wheeling Felt Compelled To Re-Enlist After 9/11 AttacksThe ripple of the effect of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 continues to stretch far beyond Ground Zero in New York and the horrifying scenes there.
First Fire Chief To Rush Into Twin Towers On 9/11 Becomes The Last To RetireThe first fire chief to enter one of the Twin Towers on 9/11 is now the last fire chief who responded that day to retire.
9/11 Survivor Speaks To High-Schoolers In LaGrange ParkFifteen years ago, Stu Breslow was an employee of Lehman Brothers and was at his desk on the 40th floor when the first plane hit the World Trade Center north tower, about 40 stories above him.
Fire Truck That Responded To 9/11 Attacks Visits Chicago SchoolA New York Fire Truck that responded to the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center paid a visit to a grade school in Portage Park on Thursday, as part of an effort to teach children who were too young to understand the events of Sept. 11, 2001.
Chicago Police And Fire Departments Salute NYC Comrades On 9/11 AnniversaryChicago first responders paid tribute to counterparts who lost their lives in New York on this day 14 years ago, at a solemn ceremony outside Chicago Public Safety Headquarters.
9/11 Survivor Marking Anniversary In EvanstonCeremonies today mark the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and one memorial is especially important to an Evanston native who survived the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York.
9/11 Survivors And Relatives Strive To Honor VictimsA northwest Indiana man who survived the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center 13 years ago said the fight against terrorism is a never-ending battle.
World Trade Center Beam Hauled To Chicago Area For MemorialA cluster of motorcycles has escorted a concrete-encrusted World Trade Center beam into the Chicago area, for storage until a heroes museum is built north of the city.
Blind 9/11 Survivor From Chicago Remembers Escape With Guide DogOn Sept. 11, 2001, Michael Hingson and his guide dog, Roselle, were on the 78th floor of the North Tower of the World Trade Center, when the first jetliner hit the building.