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9/11 Plus Eleven

September 11, 2012

Eleven years ago It feels so strange that over a decade has passed since the 9/11 attacks. Since then we’re safer, though perhaps a bit more complacent.  Our soldiers, first-responders, and law enforcement still do great work in keeping us safe and staying vigilant.  Complacency kills — today reminds us of that. But time moves [...]

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WTC 1: the Tallest in Town

April 30, 2012

Today the new World Trade Center 1, previously known as the Freedom Tower, officially became the tallest building in New York City, surpassing the Empire State Building, which poignantly regained that record on 9/11.  Today’s milestone is symbolic and important for it’s another sign that the city is recovering with strength and will. My only [...]

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9/11 Plus 9

September 11, 2010

The new Freedom Tower and financial complex begin to take shape from the ashes of the 9/11 attacks, which happened nine years ago this morning.  From the first plane hitting at 8:46am to the collapse of the second tower at 10:28am America was as frightened, angry, frustrated and confused as it has ever been.  It [...]

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