December 20, 2014

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Ely Square 9/11 vigil recalls victims, those who serve

Luminaries lined the fountain in the square.

ELYRIA — The 2,977 victims of the 9/11 attacks were remembered Wednesday in a candlelight vigil at Ely Square. The theme of the third annual tribute was never forgetting the attacks on the Pentagon, World Trade Center and the downing of United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa., 12 years ago. The event included a video Read More…

Lorain County JVS students hold Sept. 11 memorial ceremony

A wreath was placed at the Sept. 11 memorial Wednesday.

OBERLIN – They may not have fully grasped what had happened, but they remember where they were when it occurred. Lorain County Joint Vocational School student Efrain Gonzalez was sitting in his first-grade classroom, listening to his teacher read a book when the teacher next door ran into the classroom and whispered to her. “I Read More…