The Roundtable

Community commemorates 9/11

By Owen Akel and Will Burns

September 17, 2019

  The events of 9/11 that included four intentional plane crashes and the death of 2977 individuals not only impacted the people of New York, Pennsylvania and Washington DC but also individuals serving for their city or country on the West Coast. “When it became apparent that it was a terrorist attack, I told my kids they were staying home,” Philip Downs, former police inspector and current...