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Pentagon Memorial Featured in "22 Best Things to Do in Arlington, VA"
Article - Tuesday, November 17, 2015

"22 Best Things to Do in Arlington, VA"

"The National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial is located on North Rotary Road just southwest of the Pentagon in Arlington. It is a permanent outdoor memorial to remember the 184 people who died during the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon: these people include those who were in the building at the time of the attack as well as the passengers on American Airlines Flight 77.

ABC7 - WJLA Reports on Plans for 9/11 Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center
Article - Friday, September 11, 2015

A new sign was erected on the future site of the 9/11 Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center (VEC). ABC7 News interviewed Pentagon Memorial Fund President, Jim Laychak, at the site about the plans for the VEC.

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A Place Like No Other: Faculty Member Reflects on Designing the 9/11 Pentagon Memorial
Article - Friday, September 11, 2015

Pentagon Memorial designers Julie Beckman and Keith Kaseman are interviewed around the 14th anniversary of the September 11th attacks. 

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http://tntoday.utk.edu/2015/09/11/place-faculty-member-reflects-designin...

 

 

U.S. Flag Unfurled at Pentagon - Near 9/11 Pentagon Memorial
Article - Friday, September 11, 2015

In observance of the 14th anniversary since the September 11, 2001 attacks, a large U.S. flag was lowered on the side of the building next to the Pentagon Memorial.  The flag was lowered at sunrise and will remain on the building until sunset.

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NBC Washington - Plans for Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center Revealed
Article - Friday, September 11, 2015

NBC Washington - Plans for Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center Revealed

"Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on efforts to build a visitor center at the Pentagon 9/11 memorial. (Published Friday, Sept. 11, 2015)" 

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105.9FM WMAL - 9/11 Visitor Center to Be Built Near Pentagon Memorial
Article - Friday, September 11, 2015

105.9FM WMAL - 9/11 Visitor Center to Be Built Near Pentagon Memorial
"Dave Sweet - WMAL.com

ARLINGTON, VA — (WMAL) Pentagon Memorial Fund (PMF) President Jim Laychack confirmed on Monday the site of the 9/11 Visitor Education Center will be within viewing distance of the Pentagon Memorial. The adjacent property, acquired from the Virginia Department of Transportation, is about a half-mile from a burial marker for five victims of the 9/11 Pentagon attacks."

Czech Republic President Visits 9/11 Pentagon Memorial - March 2, 2015
Article - Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Czech Republic President Milos Zeman visits the Pentagon Memorial on March 2, 2015 during his visit to Washington, DC to lay a wreath in tribute to those lost on September 11, 2001.

http://news.yahoo.com/photos/czech-republic-president-milos-zeman-stops-...

 

Wreaths Across America at the Pentagon Memorial
Article - Monday, December 29, 2014

 On December 12, Wreaths Across America sponsored a wreath hanging at the Pentagon Memorial - 184 wreaths placed along the fence in memory of those who were lost there on 9/11.

Stars and Stripes interviewed family members who attended as well as family member and President of the Pentagon Memorial Fund, Jim Laychak.  Click the link below to read the article.

Wreaths Across America at the Pentagon Memorial
Article - Monday, December 29, 2014

 On December 12, Wreaths Across America sponsored a wreath hanging at the Pentagon Memorial - 184 wreaths placed along the fence in memory of those who were lost there on 9/11.

Stars and Stripes interviewed family members who attended as well as family member and President of the Pentagon Memorial Fund, Jim Laychak.  Click the link below to read the article.

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