Terrorists attacked America 17 years ago on September 11, 2001, in series of coordinated hijackings that resulted in nearly 3,000 deaths at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and in Shanksville, Pa.
After 17 years, local residents continue to remember those who lost their lives. Local memorials, events and ceremonies in the area Tuesday include:
Run For the Fallen
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 8 a.m.
Area B, at the intersection of Loop and Spaatz roads, Fairborn
Patriot Day Ceremony
Normandy Elementary School 8:05 a.m.
401 Normandy Ridge Road, Centerville
9/11 Memorial Ceremony
City of Fairborn 8:30 a.m.
National Center for Medical Readiness, 506 W. Xenia Drive, Fairborn
9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
Warren County Sheriff’s Office 8:30 a.m.
Across from 822 Memorial Drive, Lebanon
Free Donuts to first respsonders, veterans
8:30 to 10 a.m.
Donut Haus 305 W. Central Ave., Springboro
National Day of Service and Remembrance of 9/11 Day
Stillwater Center 10:30 a.m.
8100 N. Main St., Dayton (loading dock area behind the building)
Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care 2 p.m.
6400 South County Road 25a, Tipp City
Moment of Silence for September 11th
Beavercreek Station at 9/11 Memorial 8:46 a.m.
1152 N. Fairfield Road, Beavercreek
9/11 Memorial Stair Run Honoring First Responders
University of Dayton’s Welcome Stadium 6:15 a.m.
1601 S Edwin C. Moses Blvd., Dayton
9/11 Day of Service
Montgomery County Courthouse 12 p.m.
41 N. Perry St., Dayton