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Honolulu pays tribute to 9/11 victims, first responders

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Members of the Honolulu Fire Department saluted at the start of ceremonies Tuesday at Tamarind Park downtown marking the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attack.

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    Police Chief Susan Ballard, left, and Honolulu Police Department officers at Tuesday’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    “Healing is possible. Hope is possible. We don’t forget and we don’t give up,” said City Managing Director Roy Amemiya.

A misty rain fell gently as more than 100 police officers, firefighters and emergency workers stood at attention at noon Tuesday in Tamarind Park downtown, honoring those killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks 17 years ago. Read more

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