Fewer than hoped for attended the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attack. Photo by John Chadwell.

History & Profiles

Remembering Sept. 11, 2001

The 9/11 ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Building was somber as older first responders told of how the national mood has changed in 20 years.

VFW 9242 Honor Guard. Photo by John Chadwell.


Marking 20 years since 9/11

Memorial ceremony set for Hollister VFW.

VFW Honor Guard member lays wreath during the 2020 Wreaths Across America ceremony. Photo by John Chadwell.

News Release

Wreaths Across America to host event for 20th anniversary of 9/11

This LIVE event will include stories from Gold Star families, veterans, first responders and their families, whose service, courage, and sacrifice will be honored.

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Children and Youth

San Benito High School remembers, reflects on 9/11

ASB students interviewed district teachers and staff for video that shares remembrances on the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. The campus scheduled a brief moment of silence during lunch Friday

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San Benito Lifestyle

9-11 anniversary remembered with solemn ceremonies locally

Emergency responders presented with plaques by a local veterans' group during a ceremony in downtown Hollister; high school students also remembered the fallen with flag memorials and a moment of silence

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Police / Fire

Hollister fire stations pay solemn tribute to 9/11 anniversary

Moment of silence, flag-lowering honors victims of terrorist attacks

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Police / Fire

9/11 remembrances on Thursday in Hollister

Moment of silence, flags flown at half-mast to commemorate anniversary