Orange County holds 9/11 memorial

Residents turned out to the Orange County Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Hamptonburgh for a Sept. 11 memorial Friday night. The atmosphere in

Residents turned out to the Orange County Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Hamptonburgh for a Sept. 11 memorial Friday night.

Residents turned out to the Orange County Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Hamptonburgh for a Sept. 11 memorial Friday night. (9/11/15)

HAMPTONBURGH - Residents turned out to the Orange County Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Hamptonburgh for a Sept. 11 memorial Friday night.

The atmosphere in the park was somber as people gathered to remember the 44 Orange County residents killed in the attacks.

"This is something they have to live with every day," said Richard Rose of the county's Parks and Recreation Department, speaking about the families of the victims.

"Once a year, we can certainly remind them that we understand, and we never forget either." Rose said. "It's important to remember this."

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Mount Vernon woman sentenced in daughter's killing 1 VIDEO: Mount Vernon woman sentenced in daughter's killing
Kristina's Korner tracks the 2 Trending: "No First Pitch for Trump"
Police say the crash happened at the intersection 3 4 injured in 10 car pileup in Monsey
Deasia Bartee admitted to repeatedly hitting 14-month-old daughter 4 Mount Vernon woman gets 19 years for killing her baby
Dasia Bartee is charged with first degree manslaughter 5 Grand jury to hear child death case

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

A man who stood with America's leaders as Newburgh man writes 9/11 book

A man who stood with America's leaders as the country came under attack on Sept.

Jacqueline Lopez's husband, Luis, was a lieutenant in Widow seeks Ground Zero victim recognition

One woman wants more to be done for those who died from breathing the toxic

Kristina Cartwright looks at the thoughts, prayers, and Remembrances of 9/11

Kristina Cartwright looks at the thoughts, prayers, and pictures that News 12 viewers are posting

News 12 will have special live coverage of Hudson Valley remembers those killed on 9/11

Today is the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks on America. Nearly 3,000 people

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE