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How America has become numb to terrorism

How America has become numb to terrorism

November 22, 2017

By: Ellen Fair ’19 Has terrorism become so normalized that it is now okay to sit in the cafeteria and casually ask, “Did you hear about the car that trucked through eight people in New York?” It’s like our country is becoming numb to terrorism. We are becoming tired of fear because it is emot...

9/11 Memorial Continues to Preserve the Memory of Loved Ones Lost

9/11 Memorial Continues to Preserve the Memory of Loved Ones Lost

September 14, 2016

By: Tori Lubin Two massive rectangular fountains lie parallel to each other at 180 Greenwich St. in New York City. Water from all sides spills into the the center of the massive basin, which almost looks like an everlasting stream of tears. The names of all fatalities during the 9/11 attack are emblazoned...

Hillary O’Neil rings in the New York Stock Exchange on 9/11

Hillary O’Neil rings in the New York Stock Exchange on 9/11

Claire Dinshaw, Red Staff News Editor

September 15, 2015

Hillary O’Neil ’19, who was born 14 years ago on 9/11, rang in the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, Sept. 11, at around 9:30 a.m. O’Neil, along seven other children born on 9/11, appeared at the exchange as a representative for the 9/11 Day organization. Her presence ser...

The band DNR rocks out and remembers

The band DNR rocks out and remembers

Claire Dinshaw, Staff Writer

September 15, 2014

The newly renovated Levitt Pavillion held a concert Wednesday night to commemorate the heroic efforts of first responders during the September 11th attack thirteen years ago as well as the Volunteer Westport EMS. Before the show, a spokesperson for the Levitt Pavillion  said,“We want to underscore the impor...

Westporters Remember Sept. 11 victims

Westporters Remember Sept. 11 victims

Blake Rubin, Staff Writer

September 11, 2013

It was a beautiful but sorrowful evening at Sherwood Island. While the setting sun was falling over the horizon, the Connecticut community gathered together to pay respects to the ones lost during the horrific tragedy that occurred on Sept. 11, 2001. As the ceremony began, every family in attendanc...

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