|

EDH Fire remembers 9/11

Drivers travel under the American flag hanging 50 feet above the road through El Dorado Hills Town Center. Village Life photo by Noel Stack
Drivers travel under the American flag hanging 50 feet above the road through El Dorado Hills Town Center. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

A large American flag flapped in the breeze as it hung some 50 feet in the air above the El Dorado Hills Town Center courtyard, a presentation set up by El Dorado Hills Fire Department staff to honor 9/11 victims on the attack’s 12th anniversary.

Every year since the terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C., as well as the Pennsylvania plane crash, that killed 2,977 people the department has done something to commemorate the event and honor its heroes; 343 of the victims were firefighter/paramedics and 60 were law enforcement officers.

Last Wednesday’s event, paired with an El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce mixer hosted by Tony Mansour and Kevin Nagle, also included a performance by the El Dorado Hills Firefighter Pipe and Drum band and live music.

Short URL: http://www.villagelife.com/?p=34769

This story falls on page "9"
Posted by on Sep 12 2013.
Last Login: Mon Jul 21 18:39:39 2014
Filed under Feature Photos, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Recently Commented

  • kinky dating: I am so happy that I found a woman that cherishes the same fetish I do and that is following my lead....
  • M. D.: It should be remembered by all that a local public office like this is important and in my opinion it should...
  • Patti: you are really a good webmaster. The website loading speed is amazing. It sort of feels that you are doing any...
  • Terry: “Keep our government clean – no more Nuttings! They think they are above the law. Vote for the...
  • Mark 2: OR Parent. The tablet program was a pilot to work out the bugs of what is best. Without it, the district...