Memorial Stair Climb At Soldier Field Honors Firefighters Killed On September 11A memorial stair climb Saturday morning will take place at Soldier Field to honor the firefighters who were killed on September11th.
Fremd High School's Mari-Rae Sopper Was Flying To Start Her Dream Job On September 11, 2001Marion Kminek had convinced her daughter to take American Airlines Flight 77, believing that it was safer than driving across the country alone.
Chicago, Suburbs Remembering 9/11 With Virtual, In-Person CeremoniesChicago and neighboring suburbs are honoring the day with both virtual and in-person ceremonies amid the pandemic.
Naperville Remembers Its Own 9/11 HeroOn the 16th anniversary of the attacks, the Exchange Club of Naperville is once again sponsoring the town's annual September 11 remembrance.
River Forest Neighbors Hold 16th Annual 9-11 'LemonAid' Stand For CharityA suburban block in River Forest is gearing up for its 16th annual September 11th fundraiser.
Chicago Firemen Honor 9/11 VictimsThey saluted the American flag at half staff.
9/11 Heroes Run Raced Along Chicago's Lakefront SundayThis is one of over 50 races that the organization holds across the country.
Volition America Race Held In Honor Of 9/11, Military MembersThe Volition America Race and 5K took off at Grant Park early Sunday morning.
Sen. Kirk Pushes For Funds To Help Ground Zero Workers Pay Medical BillsRepublican Senator Mark Kirk is giving some bipartisan support to renew money for a bill many of his colleagues were reluctant to endorse the first time around: helping pay medical bills of those who worked at Ground Zero.
River Forest Honors 9-11 Victims With 13th Annual LemonAid Charity EventIn River Forest, people are honoring the victims of 9-11 by raising money for charity at the 13th Annual LemonAid event.
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.
12th Anniversary Of 9/11 Highlights Legacy Of Search And Rescue DogsThe terrorist attacks that day took an enormous human toll and included a massive mobilization of rescue workers at Ground Zero along with nearly 300 search and rescue dogs from across America. The author of a new book says the legacy of the dogs includes some painful memories but valuable lessons too.
Widow Of 9-11 Pilot In Chicago To Call For More Cockpit SecurityThe widow of a United pilot who died on 9-11 is in Chicago today to ask United Airlines to mandate secondary barriers for airline cockpits.
Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can't Resist Political AttacksThe thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.