Phillips 66 Veteran's Network is hosting an appreciation pancake breakfast at the upper parking lot of Metra Park tomorrow morning (9/11/18) from 7a-10a. All veterans and first responders in our community are invited to attend.
This morning, dozens of bikers began a parade style ride to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. The parade ended on the courthouse lawn around 12:30 and I was able to catch only the last few minutes. I'm glad I was able to get there in time for a performance of Amazing Grace on the bag pipes...
My daughter was 9 months old when 9/11 happened. My wife received a call from her mom frantically telling her to turn on the TV to CNN. The live video we were watching of both World Trade Center towers in New York was surreal. By the time we tuned in the various news organizations had just received confirmation from the government that this was a terrorist attack...
It's the 12th anniversary of 9/11 and our hearts are are heavy for those that were affected by loss of family members, friends, co-workers and more in the attack on the World Trade Center Towers, Pentagon and Flight 93. While our hearts grieve for those that have suffered such an awful loss, here in Billings, there is one non-profit business that is going a step further than most.
Sometimes you can commemorate an anniversary with a special sale, but when it comes to the anniversary of an attack on our country where thousands of people lost their lives it's best to proceed with caution.
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The last thing you need is me pontificating about September 11th. We all know where we were, who we were with and what we were doing. Sometimes though, pictures don't hurt.
I just hope we can turn this tragedy into a day of service. ...
A man called England’s 999 emergency service number to report an unidentified light floating in the sky. Then, two minutes later, he had the courtesy to call back and admit what he thought could’ve been space aliens was actually just the moon.
If you’re going to fall and hurt yourself, you might think a hospital lobby is a pretty lucky place to do it. After all, the building does house doctors and nurses who can tend to you right away.
That’s what 82-year-old Doreen Wallace thought. But she was wrong.