Caruso’s *9/11 REMEMBRANCE* OC Happenings ~ North County


 

NORTH COUNTY

 

 

ANAHEIM

The city will mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with a remembrance featuring a speech by the brother of Charles “Chic” Burlingame, the pilot of American Airlines Flight 77, which was crashed into the Pentagon. Chic Burlingame and his brother Brad Burlingame grew up in Anaheim. The memorial service is planned for 12:30 p.m. at the Pearson Park Amphitheatre, 401 N. Lemon St. Information: anaheim.net.<!–googleoff: all–> The Angels play the Yankees. An American flag will be unfurled prior to the 12:35 p.m. game in a ceremony that will include first responders from several Southern California agencies.<!–googleoff: all–>

BREA

Commemorate the heroes of Sept. 11 with an evening of special guests, music and remembrances at the Brea Olinda High School Stadium. Admission is free. Activities begin at 5 p.m. when the gates open for picnicking and music. The ceremony starts at 7 p.m. Brea’s police, fire and military also will be honored.<!–googleoff: all–>

BUENA PARK

There will be a OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–>

CYPRESS

There will be OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–>

FULLERTON

On Sept. 10 and Sept. 11, retired New York firefighter Joe Finley, whose company lost nine men in the Sept. 11 attacks, will speak to the Eastside Christian Church congregation in Fullerton. There are several services. Finley assisted with rescue and recovery efforts at Ground Zero.<!–googleoff: all–>

GARDEN GROVE

Garden Grove Elks Lodge, 11551 Trask Ave., is working with the other Orange Coast District lodges to coordinate an event open to public. Gates open at noon. Ceremony starts at about 2 p.m.<!–googleoff: all–>

LA HABRA

There will be a 9/11 10th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony at 7 a.m. at Constitution Park, 1150 E. Whittier Blvd. There will be several speakers. Information: 562-905-9708.<!–googleoff: all–>

LA PALMA

There will be an OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–>

PLACENTIA

A commemoration ceremony will be held in the courtyard area of City Hall. The 7 p.m. event will include a POW/MIA table ceremony, placement of a wreath, a commemorative 9/11 presentation and a candlelight ceremony. American Legion Auxiliary Unit 277 and the Placentia Round Table Women’s Club will provide refreshments.<!–googleoff: all–> As well as, the OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–>

STANTON

There will be an OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–> Members of American Legion Post 783 will be at Beach Boulevard and Katella Avenue 10 a.m.-noon waving flags and holding signs to commemorate the anniversary. The public is invited to participate. Information: post783@yahoo.com.<!–googleoff: all–>

WESTMINSTER

The annual Family Day event is set for 1-5 p.m. at Sigler Park, 7200 Plaza St. In conjunction with Dia de la Familia, the mayor and City Council will recognize the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11. The program will include a flag ceremony, moment of silence and remarks.<!–googleoff: all–> As well as the OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–>

YORBA LINDA

On Sept. 9, at the Nixon library there will be educational presentations featuring members of the Armed Forces and 9/11 first-responders sharing tales of heroism. Speakers include: Angie Kardashian, noted volunteer restaurateur who quit a successful catering career in Yorba Linda to serve first-responding firefighters at Ground Zero; Air Force Col. Wayne Scott, who participated in the Air Force’s planning response to 9/11; and Kris Kawai of the Los Angeles Fire Department, who left California to join the rescue efforts at Ground Zero. All presentations are free and open to the public.<!–googleoff: all–> Also at Nixon library there will be a 10th anniversary remembrance ceremony featuring a military honor guard, patriotic musical presentations by local choir groups, remarks by Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, and stories of bravery by 9/11 survivor and first-responder New York firefighter Joe Torrillo, who survived the collapse of both towers.<!–googleoff: all–> The Interfaith Council of North Orange County is holding its 10th annual Light the Darkness ceremony. The program will include a keynote speech by Rabbi Frank Stern, performances by the Celebration USA Choir and Yorba Linda Presbyterian Church Bell Choir and “inspirational thoughts from the community.” The public event starts at 7 p.m. at Jessamyn West Park at the corner of Yorba Linda Boulevard and Palm Avenue.<!–googleoff: all–> As well as the OCFA Remembrance Service. The services will be held at the flag pole in front of each Orange County Fire Authority station. Services will start at 8:46 a.m. and end at 9:10 a.m. The event is open to all fire, law enforcement, EMS professionals and residents. Information: ocfa.org.<!–googleoff: all–>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*As seen in orangecountyregister.com & orangecounty.net

 

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Michael Caruso, Broker ABR ABRM CLHMS CRB CRS GREEN GRI

Past President, Orange County Association of Realtors (949) 753-7900

 

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