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Ellie Jewell, 8, William Jewell, 5, and Magee (Credit: Ed Betz)

Ellie Jewell, 8, William Jewell, 5, and Magee Jewell, 6, put flags in the sand near a memorial card for their cousin, firefighter Joe Hunter, during a memorial service in Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

Long Island's 9/11 ceremonies

Photos from some of the ceremonies across Long Island commemorating the 10th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.

Thomas Koch is embraced by his daughter Anna,
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Thomas Koch is embraced by his daughter Anna, 7, while attending the 9/11 memorial. As a community, residents of the Village of Lindenhurst gathered together to reflect and remember those who lost their lives 10 years ago on September 11. (Sept. 11, 2001)

A procession makes its way down Wellwood Avenue.
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

A procession makes its way down Wellwood Avenue. As a community, residents of the Village of Lindenhurst gathered together to reflect and remember those who lost their lives 10 years ago on Sept. 11. (Sept. 11, 2001)

The procession makes its way down Wellwood Avenue.
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

The procession makes its way down Wellwood Avenue. As a community, residents of the Village of Lindenhurst gathered together to reflect and remember those who lost their lives 10 years ago on Sept. 11. (Sept. 11, 2001)

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The Lindenhurst Community walk past and pay tribute
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

The Lindenhurst Community walk past and pay tribute to the 9/11 memorial. (Sept. 11, 2001)

Christina Smith holds her son Anthony, 8, at
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Christina Smith holds her son Anthony, 8, at the ceremony. As a community, residents of the Village of Lindenhurst gathered together to reflect and remember those who lost their lives 10 years ago on Sept. 11. (Sept. 11, 2001)

Rosanne Spirito and her daughter Sabrina, 8, pay
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Rosanne Spirito and her daughter Sabrina, 8, pay tribute to her sister Catherine Lisa Loguidice. As a community, residents of the Village of Lindenhurst gathered together to reflect and remember those who lost their lives 10 years ago on Sept 11. (Sept. 11, 2001)

Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon, gather to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Connor Downey reflects on his grandfather's memorial in
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Connor Downey reflects on his grandfather's memorial in Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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Residents along with town officials and volunteer firefighters
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Residents along with town officials and volunteer firefighters begin to make their way into the 9/11 memorial. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A firefighter places a flower atop a plaque
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

A firefighter places a flower atop a plaque in memory of a victim of the terrorist attacks 10 years ago. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Residents along with town officials and volunteer firefighters
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Residents along with town officials and volunteer firefighters begin to make their way into the 9/11 memorial. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A firefighter places a flower atop a plaque
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

A firefighter places a flower atop a plaque in memory of a victim of the terrorist attacks 10 years ago. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Residents along with town officials and volunteer firefighters
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Residents along with town officials and volunteer firefighters begin to make their way into the 9/11 memorial. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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Ed Foroman and Veronica Mecionis embrace as Veronica
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Ed Foroman and Veronica Mecionis embrace as Veronica remembers the Vigiano brothers. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on

Rob and Patty Daht with family reflect on
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Rob and Patty Daht with family reflect on a family friend lost 10 years ago at the world trade center. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Peter Tortorici, in teal, reflects at his grandfather's
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Peter Tortorici, in teal, reflects at his grandfather's memorial site. Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Sept. 11 who resided in the Town of Babylon. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Septmber 11th who resided in the Town of Babylon. September 11, 2011

Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Residents from the Island, primarily the Town of Babylon gathered to reflect on and remember the victims who perished on Septmber 11th who resided in the Town of Babylon. September 11, 2011

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NYPD officer Erik Ober stands guard over a
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

NYPD officer Erik Ober stands guard over a piece of World Trade Center steel in front of a reflecting pool at Commack High School. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Gerard Romano, a firefighter with the Commack Fire
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

Gerard Romano, a firefighter with the Commack Fire Department, salutes during ceremony at Commack High School. (Sept. 11, 2011)

From left, Kimberly Henry, Katrina Henry, 13, Kyle
(Credit: Chris Ware)

From left, Kimberly Henry, Katrina Henry, 13, Kyle Henry, 8, and Kevin Henry, 10, attend a candlelight vigil at the Setauket Fire Department. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Patricia Scida of New Hyde Park holds a
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

Patricia Scida of New Hyde Park holds a candle honoring her nephew during a vigil at Commack High School. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Susan Rotelli of Commack remembers those lost during
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

Susan Rotelli of Commack remembers those lost during a vigil at Commack High School. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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A candlelight vigil at Commack High School. (Sept.
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

A candlelight vigil at Commack High School. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A lighted model of the World Trade Center
(Credit: Thomas A. Ferrara)

A lighted model of the World Trade Center shines during a candle light vigil honoring the heroes of 9/11 held at Commack High School. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Mary Broidy of Southampton pauses to reflect at
(Credit: Gordon M. Grant)

Mary Broidy of Southampton pauses to reflect at a memorial after a 10th anniversary ceremony remembering the attacks of 9/11 at the Southampton Fire Department fire station on Hampton Road in Southampton. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A member of the Southampton Fire Department salutes
(Credit: Gordon M. Grant)

A member of the Southampton Fire Department salutes as a flag is raised to half mast during a 10th anniversary ceremony remembering the attacks of 9/11. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A memorial in remembrance of 9/11 at the
(Credit: Gordon M. Grant)

A memorial in remembrance of 9/11 at the Southampton Fire Department, which includes a piece of steel from the World Trade Center, on Hampton Road in Southampton. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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People place flowers and touch a beam from
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People place flowers and touch a beam from the World Trade Center during the Village of Valley Stream's 10th anniversary Sept. 11, 2001 commemorative ceremony in the memorial garden of Hendrickson Park. (Sept. 11, 2011)

People place flowers and touch a beam from
(Credit: Newsday/Audrey C. Tiernan)

People place flowers and touch a beam from the World Trade Center during the Village of Valley Stream's 10th anniversary September 11, 2001 commemorative ceremony in the memorial garden of Hendrickson Park. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Kayla Casucci, from Valley Stream Central High School,
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Kayla Casucci, from Valley Stream Central High School, plays the violin during the Village of Valley Stream 10th anniversary Sept. 11, 2001 commemorative ceremony at the memorial garden of Hendrickson Park. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Stuart Odgin and his 10-year-old son, Sam, of
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Stuart Odgin and his 10-year-old son, Sam, of Great Neck watch ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial Bridge on Bayview Avenue in Saddle Rock. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A young member of the Alert Junior Firefighters
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A young member of the Alert Junior Firefighters of Great Neck places one of the 14 flags into a holder on the 9/11 Memorial Bridge on Bayview Avenue in Saddle Rock. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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Young member of the Alert Junior Firefighters of
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Young member of the Alert Junior Firefighters of Great Neck, 15-year-old Xiomara Alas along with ex-chief George P. Motchkavitz during ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial Bridge on Bayview Avenue in Saddle Rock. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Firefighters carry a bell used in the 9/11
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Firefighters carry a bell used in the 9/11 ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial Bridge on Bayview Avenue in Saddle Rock. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Firefighters salute the Firefighter's Memorial in Jon's Park
(Credit: Barry Sloan)

Firefighters salute the Firefighter's Memorial in Jon's Park Sunday during a 9/11 memorial. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Firefighter look on during the 9/11 memorial dedication
(Credit: Barry Sloan)

Firefighter look on during the 9/11 memorial dedication at the Vigilant Fire Company in Great Neck Sunday. (Sept. 11, 2011)

Firefighters march from the Great Neck Vigilant Fire
(Credit: Barry Sloan)

Firefighters march from the Great Neck Vigilant Fire Company toward the Firefighter's Memorial Park during a 9/11 memorial in Great Neck Sunday. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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Great Neck Vigilant Fire Chief Scott MacDonald, center,
(Credit: Barry Sloan)

Great Neck Vigilant Fire Chief Scott MacDonald, center, stands next to the new 9/11 memorial in Great Neck Sunday. (Sept. 11, 2011)

The Hicksville Fire Department held a 9/11 memorial
(Credit: Jim Staubitser)

The Hicksville Fire Department held a 9/11 memorial ceremony honoring two of its lost members, plus other community members. (Sept. 11, 2011)

The Hicksville Fire Department held a 9/11 memorial
(Credit: Jim Staubitser)

The Hicksville Fire Department held a 9/11 memorial ceremony honoring two of its lost members, plus other community members. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A firefighter puts a flag in the sand
(Credit: Ed Betz)

A firefighter puts a flag in the sand near a memorial 9/11 in Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

Firefighters salute during a memorial for the tenth
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Firefighters salute during a memorial for the tenth anniversary of 9/11 in Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

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Firefighters stand near a piece of steel from
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Firefighters stand near a piece of steel from the World Trade Center that serves as a memorial at Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

Firefighters stand near a bagpiper during a memorial
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Firefighters stand near a bagpiper during a memorial for 9/11 in Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

Ellie Jewell, 8, William Jewell, 5, and Magee
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Ellie Jewell, 8, William Jewell, 5, and Magee Jewell, 6, put flags in the sand near a memorial card for their cousin, firefighter Joe Hunter, during a memorial service in Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

From left to right: Ellie Jewell, 8, William
(Credit: Ed Betz)

From left to right: Ellie Jewell, 8, William Jewell, 5, and Magee Jewell, 6, left, place flags in the sand near a memorial card for their cousin, firefighter Joe Hunter, during a memorial service in Point Lookout, Sept. 11, 2011.

A firefighter holds a folded flag near a
(Credit: Ed Betz)

A firefighter holds a folded flag near a memorial for the tenth anniversary of 9/11 in Point Lookout, NY, (Sept. 11, 2011).

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Bob Beckwith watches a memorial service for the
(Credit: Ed Betz)

Bob Beckwith watches a memorial service for the 10th anniversary of 9/11 in Point Lookout. (Sept. 11, 2011)

A firefighter's hat lays in the sand near
(Credit: Ed Betz)

A firefighter's hat lays in the sand near a memorial for 10th anniversary of 9/11 in Point Lookout. (Sept. 11, 2011)

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