With Americans watching the nearing of the date September 11, 2012 on the calendar for weeks – if not months – and dreading the stark reality that something disastrous may happen to innocent Americans again, the president and his political cronies refused to believe what happened.
The 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.
Flags will be flown at half-staff around Nevada in remembrance of the families and victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
A Utah man is resting his vocal chords for a two-day marathon singing session to remember the 11th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terror attacks.
Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.
Governor Brian Sandoval commemorated the tenth anniversary of 9/11 with remarks at the Reno Balloon Races.
Firefighters across the valley remember the events of 9-11 and pay their respects to comrades lost on that tragic day.
Bagpipers lead the march into a special memorial service on the grounds of the Metro Police Academy. A special honor guard from most all area law enforcement agencies and fire services also took part.
Although the biggest of today’s 9/11 commemorations have been in the communities most directly affected by the attacks — New York, Washington and Shanksville, Pa. — the anniversary is being observed around the country, including here in Southern Nevada.
About 275 southern Nevada firefighters and police officers ascended the tallest building in Las Vegas to mark the memories of colleagues killed in the collapse of New York’s World TradeCenter towers 10 years ago.