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Central Florida Marks 9/11 Anniversary

by TheOviedoVoice

This 12 months marks 21 years because the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist assaults towards the U.S.

Listed below are some 9/11 remembrance occasions taking place throughout Central Florida:


9/11 Stair Climb in Orlando: Everyone seems to be welcome at this occasion at this occasion on the Metropolis Nationwide Financial institution of Florida constructing in downtown Orlando on Sunday, Sept. 11. The Orlando Hearth Division and different departments from throughout the state will climb the 110 flooring of the constructing in full gear whereas paying tribute to FDNY 343.

911 Remembrance and Candlelight Ceremony: This ceremony that’s open to the general public is Sunday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. at Orlando Hearth Station 1 situated at 78 W. Central Boulevard. The Orlando Hearth Division plans to honor the firefighters and legislation enforcement who misplaced their lives on September 11, 2001, together with the two,977 lives misplaced in New York Metropolis, Washington, D.C. and outdoors of Shanksville, Pennsylvania, within the 9/11 terrorist assaults on america. The occasion can even be livestreamed on Facebook.


9/11 Memorial Run 5K in Apopka: This memorial run held on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 7:45 a.m. on the Northwest Recreation Complicated in Apopka will profit the Armando Borjas Jr. Scholarship Basis to assist ship native youth to fireplace and EMT faculties.

9/11 Memorial run in Apopka: The 2nd Annual 9/11 Memorial Run 5K is on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 8 a.m. on the Northwest Recreation Complicated in Apopka, situated at 3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway. The 5K will profit the Armando Borjas Jr. Scholarship Foundation. Borjas Jr. was a former Apopka firefighter that handed away from esophageal most cancers.

Together As One Festival in Apopka: This occasion is situated on the Apopka Amphitheater on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 11 a.m. till 7 p.m. and the entry is a donation to the Armando Borjas Jr. Scholarship Basis. Regional acts Tre Jones, Kenyon Lockry, Rob West and Stealin Peaches will carry out and over 20 meals vans shall be on-site.

Altamonte Springs

Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk in Altamonte Springs: Runners can “observe the footsteps” and honor fallen FDNY firefighter Stephen Siller on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 6:30 a.m. at this 5K in Altamonte Springs.


Bear in mind the twenty first anniversary of 9/11 with the City of Windermere and Mayor O’Brien. This sundown service options music from Household Church and Faucets with the laying of the wreath and flowers. Click on here for info.

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