NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Robert Peraza, who lost his son Robert David Peraza, pauses at his son's name at the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during tenth anniversary ceremonies at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, …
(WXYZ) - To commemorate the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, communities across the country have scheduled special events to honor those killed and injured on September 11, 2001.
Nearly 3,000 people were killed at the Pentagon, the World Trade Center and in Shanksville, Pennsylvania as a result of the attacks. Among the tributes will be the "Tribute in Light" at the site of the World Trade Center.
In our area, a number of communities have announced their schedule of events.
There will also be a full schedule of events at the locations of the terrorists attacks.
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