September 11th

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Ceremonies, some in person and others held virtually amid the pandemic, were scattered across New York and Connecticut, remembering those who lost their lives at the World Trade Center 19 years ago.

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Wednesday was the first anniversary of the September 11th Victims Compensation Fund’s permanent reauthorization. It guarantees that those poisoned by Ground Zero toxins and their families will have access to health care for the rest of their lives. 

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Connecticut officials and family members of those killed in the September 11th terrorists attacks gathered at the site of the state's 9/11 memorial in Sherwood Island State Park in Westport on Tuesday evening.