September 10, 2012 12:15 AM

Mary Sanchez | A powerful 9/11 memorial emerges in the Heartland

For more than a year, a group of firemen, architects, landscapers and businessmen has worked with a 5,600-pound beam from the World Trade Center to create what should become one of the region’s most respected memorials to the 9/11 attacks. On Tuesday, a ceremony will dedicate the first phase of the project.

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