God Bless America ~ Shawn & Sue 

 

It was Tuesday, September 11th 2001 that for so many, life would change forever. I still remember being on the air , on 92.7 WOBM, on a beautiful and fairly routine day. Listeners were off to work, kids at school and Lisa Leonard and I getting ready to put a wrap on the day. Then as we all know things evolved into what is now a historical terrorist attack, that left so many dead and even more broken-hearted! It is our responsibility as Americans to never forget!

Local 9-11 observances in Ocean & Monmouth Counties

Toms River: There will be a memorial wreath laying ceremony in Downtown Toms River this morning (Monday) at the 9/11 Memorial on Hooper Avenue in Toms River. The event begins at 8:30 am. Ocean County Freeholder Joe Vicari will be joined by Ocean County Prosecutor Joe Coronato.

Toms River: Ocean County College at the roundabout at the Gateway Building 11:15 am to Noon.

Brick: Candlelight Vigil at the "Angel in Anguish" Statue at Windward Beach at 6 pm.

Seaside Park: Wreath laying at the 9/11 Memorial Clock at the Borough Marina & J Street 10-11 am

Middletown: Candlelight Vigil at the World Trade Center Memorial Gardens from 7-7:30 pm

Atlantic Highlands: Monmouth County 9/11 Memorial. Events from 8-10 am

 

If you have additional ceremonies not mentioned please add in the comments section below.

 

 

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