• The 9/11 Generation Reflects on Sept. 11 a Decade Later

    by  • September 19, 2011 • 0 Comments

    Pete Negron speaks about his father, Peter Negron, at this year's September 11 Memorial. Peter Negron worked on the 88th floor of the north tower. The picture on the left is Pete from 2003, and the one on the right is from this year, now 21 years old. -photo by Luiz C. Ribeiro/Pool/Getty Images; ABC News

    By JOE CARLSON, EILEEN TRACY and LAUREN MENNEN
    The terror attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11 reshaped America’s sense of security, but more specifically, it impacted the next generation of leaders’ views on safety, terrorism and patriotism.
    This new generation, called Millennials, generally consists of those born around 1980 up until 2005. Millennials are […]

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    Generation 9/11 Audio Gallery

    by  • September 19, 2011 • 0 Comments

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    The staff of Integritas interviewed a few members  of the 9/11 Generation to recount what they remembered about Sept. 11, 2001.
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    Ally was in her 7th grade class in Copeland Middle School in Rockaway, N.J. She remembers being in shock when the school brought her  class to the library to tell them about the tragedy.
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    New York Fashion Week Commemorates Sept. 11 Anniversary

    by  • September 19, 2011 • 0 Comments

    By COURTNEY LEIVA
    In the wake of Sept. 11, New York City’s Fashion Week, one of the industry’s biggest events, marked the 10-year anniversary by memorials and special tributes.
    Fashion Week, held from Sept. 8 to Sept. 15  showcases upcoming looks from top designers’ upcoming collections. Although Fashion Week has been going strong after the attacks, 10 […]

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    Mets Remember 9/11

    by  • September 19, 2011 • 0 Comments

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    By MICHAEL DRURY
    At this time 10 years ago, the world came to a screeching halt. The Sept. 11th attacks left its mark in Major League Baseball, perhaps more so on the Mets and Yankees. Following the events of 9/11 both teams felt it necessary to help out a city in need. The Yankees erected a […]

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    9/11 Memorials Big and Small

    by  • September 19, 2011 • 0 Comments

    Dumont residents keep loved ones close to their hearts during a candle light vigil. PHOTO by Dan O'Leary

    By DAN O’LEARY
    On Sept. 11, 2001,  America fell prey to its  worst terrorist attack in history, and a decade later residents in a small New Jersey suburb remembered that tragic day.
    Dumont, a town of around 18,000 held two memorials on the tenth anniversary of 9/11, the first Inside the Dumont High School gymnasium bright and […]

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    9/11/01: Ramapo Remembers

    by  • September 19, 2011 • 0 Comments

    The Salameno Spiritual Center, where 9/11: From a Dark past to a Bright Future was held. PHOTO/Ramapo College

    By ERICA BUCHMAN
    On Sept, 11, 2001, Ramapo College’s bustling second week of new fall semester had ground to halt, unable to take their eyes away from the television screen; smoke was even visible from Route 17.
    “People were congregated on the bandshell,” Mercer said.  “There was a great deal of alarm and sadness and part of […]

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    Muslim students, professors weigh in on 9/11 a decade later

    by  • September 13, 2011 • 0 Comments

    The Salameno Spirituality Center offers prayer sessions for the Catholic, Jewish, Christian and Islamic prayer. The Center opened last year and was funded with alumni donations. Hours of worship can be found online. PHOTO/Megan Anderle. PHOTO/Megan Anderle

    By MEGAN ANDERLE
    It was September 2004 when Jannatur and Hazzatur Rahman, 16 and 17 at the time, were taken into a room at Newark airport in New Jersey where they were interrogated and searched thoroughly for four hours.
    “They were literally harassed by officers, unlike anyone else there, just because we have a Muslim last name,” […]

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    Airport Security tightened post 9/11

    by  • September 12, 2011 • 0 Comments

    Newark Airport Security

    By JILLIAN PARKER
    Airport security has vastly improved for the safety of this country prompted by the terrorist attacks on 9/11.
    Post 9/11 attempts to bomb airlines prompted more changes.  The Christmas Day bombing attempt in 2009 led a man tied with Al-Qaeda to strap explosives to his underwear. He entered the plane but failed to correctly […]

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