Events, Family

Parkville-based 9/11 memorial receives piece of steel from Twin Towers

PARKVILLE, MD—A local September 11 memorial has received a piece of steel from the Twin Towers. On Saturday, Maryland’s 9/11 Rolling Memorial was presented with a piece of steel that came from between the 85th and 89th floors of Tower 1 (North), which was just above the impact zone of American Airlines Flight 11. The ceremony was held at the …


Events, Police/Fire

Annual 9/11 Remembrance Bell Ceremony held in Parkville [VIDEO]

PARKVILLE, MD—A special ceremony was held in Parkville on Friday morning to remember the heroes of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The annual 9/11 Remembrance Bell Ceremony was held at the Baltimore County Fire Department Station 10, located at the corner of Putty Hill Avenue and Old Harford Road. The event honors the sacrifices of the 343 FDNY and …


Nineteen years after 9/11 terrorist attacks, TSA remains focused on evolving challenges

WASHINGTON, DC—The Transportation Security Administration hosted a 9/11 commemoration event on Friday morning at the agency’s headquarters in Arlington, Va., to mark the 19th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, remember the victims, and honor their families. “September 11th was a traumatic day and a tragedy that continues to be felt by all Americans, including many TSA employees who …

Olszewski, Glassman address ongoing George Floyd protests across U.S.

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Harford County Executive Barry Glassman have each issued statements in response to the nationwide civil unrest in the wake of the death of George Floyd. “The public entrusts law enforcement officers with immense power to perform their duties,” said Olsewski. “When officers abuse that power, they must be held accountable. George Floyd’s death …

Parkville 9/11 ‘Path of Honor’ marks 7th year

An annual tradition lives on in Parkville. For the past seven years, volunteers have erected 2,977 flags along Putty Hill Avenue in honor of those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The 2018 Path of Honor monument went up on Friday morning and is ready for Tuesday’s 17th anniversary of that fateful day. The “Path” …

Maryland’s Rolling 9/11 Memorial receives piece of stone from Pentagon [PHOTOS]

An important historical artifact has come to Maryland. On Wednesday, Maryland’s 9/11 Rolling Memorial, created by The Hope and Peace Foundation, received one of the five remaining pieces of stone from the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the Pentagon. The piece was mounted to the rolling memorial in remembrance of all who died that day, including the 53 Marylanders …

Maryland’s 9/11 Rolling Memorial to receive piece of Pentagon

UPDATE: View photos from the event here. Original story below… —— An important historical artifact will soon be coming to Maryland. Maryland’s 9/11 Rolling Memorial, created by The Hope and Peace Foundation, will be receiving one of the five remaining pieces of stone from the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the Pentagon. The piece will be mounted to the …

Parkville 9/11 ‘Path of Honor’ marks 6th year

An annual tradition lives on in Parkville. For the past six years, volunteers have erected 2,977 flags along Putty Hill Avenue in honor of those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. This year’s monument went up on Friday morning and is ready for Monday’s 16th anniversary of that fateful day. The “Path” consists of 2,977 …