911 header

9/11 News

  • FDNY Special Apparatus


    News • August 31st, 2011

  • In Memory of Those We Lost


    News • August 30th, 2011

  • The Tribute WTC Visitor Center: Then and Now

      If you have not been to the Tribute WTC Visitor Center, you are missing one of the most informative ways to learn about the events that occurred on 9/11. The Tribute WTC Visitor Center opened its doors in September 2006 and by 2007, it had...

    News • August 30th, 2011

  • 9/11 Memorial Steel Program


    News • August 30th, 2011

  • The New WTC

      The Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the World Trade Center (WTC) in New York City claimed the lives of 2,752 people, including 343 members of the FDNY. The attacks led to the complete collapse of three buildings (the twin 110-story towers 1 and...

    News • August 30th, 2011

  • America’s Most Tragic Day...Ten Years Later

      Past 9/11 Coverage In the worst terrorist attack on American soil, 2,752 people were murdered at the World Trade Center in New York City on 9/11/01. Firehouse® Magazine presented about 65 interviews with responding FDNY firefighters in 13 issues after...

    News • August 29th, 2011

  • Responders Not Invited to Memorial on 9/11

    Firefighters and other responders will be on the outside looking in when a ceremony is held marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks next month.

    News • August 15th, 2011

  • FDNY Health Program Finds Evidence of Illness

    Despite a new federal review that supports keeping cancer off the official list of 9/11-related health problems, the door remains open for it and other illnesses to be added.

    News • July 28th, 2011

  • 9/11 Stair Climb at Expo Honors Fallen FDNY Bravest

    More than 320 participants wearing lanyards bearing photos of the 343 FDNY bravest climbed the steps of the Hilton hotel in downtown Baltimore.

    News • July 21st, 2011

  • New Book Lets FDNY Bravest Tell Story of 9/11

    Instead of simply telling stories about what happened that day, "WTC In Their Own Words" lets the heroes and survivors -- members of FDNY -- describe their experiences.

    News • July 21st, 2011

  • President Obama in NYC to Visit Ground Zero

    It will be somber amid the celebration.President Obama will see the extraordinary rebirth of Ground Zero firsthand today as he takes a victory lap at the former World Trade Center site to mark the death of Osama bin Laden while honoring the nearly 3,000...

    News • May 5th, 2011

  • 9/11 Families Rejoice After bin Laden's Death

    All over the country, Americans took to the streets to express their relief after the announcement late Sunday night.

    News • May 2nd, 2011

  • FDNY Study Confirms Rise in Cancer After 9/11

    A city official has revealed a rise in cancer among firefighters who served at Ground Zero.

    News • April 4th, 2011

  • Law Firm's Agency Pulls Offensive FDNY 9/11 Ad

    An ad agency for a law firm specializing in 9/11 lawsuits said today it is pulling the controversial posters after it was revealed that the firefighter was not actually at Ground Zero.\

    News • March 29th, 2011

  • Retired Capt's Name Will be on 9/11 Memorial

    New York City has agreed to list the name of a retired FDNY firefighter killed on 9/11 next to the names of fallen first responders on the memorial wall set to be unveiled in September.

    News • March 11th, 2011