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The Squad 288/Hazmat 1 firehouse in Maspeth lost 18 members on 9/11. (credit: CBS 2)

Sons Of Firefighter Killed On 9/11 Follow In Father’s Footsteps

Two sons have carried on the tradition set by their father, a firefighter who was killed in the terrorist attacks.

09/10/2014

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9/11 Remembrances Planned Across MLB Tuesday; Gies Family Gets Mets’ First Pitch

Major League Baseball will stage on-field tributes prior to every game on Tuesday, 11 years after the 9/11 attacks on the the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.

09/11/2012

Former New York Met John Franco leads out first responders during ceremonies honoring the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on September 11, 2011. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets To Honor New York City First Responders On September 11

Players will wear the hats of city agencies during batting practice and the national anthem. New York began the tradition following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

09/07/2012