9/11 Photographer Mark Phillips

9/11 Photographer Mark Phillips

Tomorrow marks the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the Pentagon and World Trade Center in New York City. On that fateful day, Mark Phillips was living with his wife and daughter in Brooklyn.  A seasoned photojournalist, Phillips immediately grabbed his...
Springfield 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

Springfield 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

September 11th, 2001 was a day that changed America. Eighteen years ago, terrorists flew planes into the north and south towers of the World Trade Center in New York, into the Pentagon, and a Pennsylvania field. This year, Springfield city leaders will mark that day...
Veteran Kyle Toto: A Look Back at 9/11

Veteran Kyle Toto: A Look Back at 9/11

It has been 15 years since the worst terror attack in our country. Just about everybody remembers where they were when they learned terrorists flew planes into the twin towers, the Pentagon and into a field in Pennsylvania. For many young men and women, it was the...
9/11 Firefighter Tribute

9/11 Firefighter Tribute

Carolee McGrath sits down with artist Dawn Siebel of Easthampton, whose 343 portraits of firefighters who perished on September11th, 2001 are featured in the Springfield Museums’ new exhibit “Better Angels: Firefighters of 9/11” and discussed what inspired her to...
A Veteran’s Story

A Veteran’s Story

The tragic events of September 11th, 2001 inspired veteran and Purple Heart recipient Kyle Toto to join the military, where he served overseas in Afghanistan. Carolee McGrath sat down with Mr. Toto to talk about his service and how he’s able to help fellow servicemen...

Memorializing Grief & Tragedy

Prof. Karen Remmler, Mount Holyoke College and Director of the Five Colleges Women’s Studies Center discusses the 9/11 terror attacks – as well as other genocides and atrocities – and how we choose to memorialize such tragedies....