Gov. Cuomo Directs Flags To Fly At Half-Staff In Honor Of Those Killed By Superstorm SandyCuomo also called for a moment of silence to be held at 8 p.m., which is when the massive storm surge is estimated to have roared ashore.
'We Shall Not Forget': MLB Pauses To Remember 9/11Major League Baseball will hold tributes prior to each and every game on Wednesday, 12 years after the 9/11 attacks on the the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
Councilman Proposes A 'Moment Of Silence' In New York City SchoolsIt’s not clear whether it would come before or after the Pledge of Allegiance, but if Brooklyn City Councilman Lew Fidler has his way city students would start their day with a moment of silence.
Derek Jeter Calls Grieving Mother Of Victoria Soto; MLB Observes Moment Of Silence For Sandy Hook Victims“Vicki loved the Yankees — that was part of her eulogy,” Soto's cousin told the New York Daily News. “No one in the family reached out, so (Jeter) must have heard about it and ... reached out."
Judge Voids NJ Town's Policy On Council PrayersPoint Pleasant Beach will have to cease its practice of allowing individual borough council members to say a prayer before meetings, a judge ruled Friday.
Day Of Remembrance Set For Manchester Shooting VictimsConnecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell is calling for a statewide day of remembrance for the victims of last week's fatal shootings at a beer distribution company.