Montclair Remembers…

Montclair Mayor Ed Remsen lead a Ceremony of Remembrance Montclair Mayor Ed Remsen
at the September 11 Memorial in Watchung Plaza on Saturday, September 11, beginning at 8:30am. The crowd of more than 200 was visibly moved when Deputy Police Chief Roger Terry brought up his nephew William Terry, who is in the service and is on his way to Afghanistan, and talked about the continuing struggle to preserve the freedoms that we enjoy, Deputy Police Chief Roger Terry
and that previous generations fought for. Fire chief Robert McLaughlin ended the service with 4 sets of 5 taps on the fire bell, in honor of the Firemen lost. NYFD’s “Box 5-5-5-5” code is rung in every firehouse in the city when a fireman is lost, and was rung 343 times on 9/11.

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