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Scotch Plains 9/11 Memorial Service Set for Mon, Sept. 11 at 6:00 p.m.

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Scotch Plains 9/11 Memorial Service will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Credits: Jon Joshua
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The Scotch Plains 9/11 Memorial is next to Municipal Building on Park Ave. Credits: John Mooney
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Firefighters 9/11 Memorial in Scotch Plains Credits: John Mooney
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First responders at 9/11 Memorial ceremony. Credits: John Mooney
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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Township of Scotch Plains will hold its annual 9/11 memorial service on Monday, Sept. 11,  to commemorate the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America in 2001.    

The service will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Scotch Plains 9/11 Memorial Monument on the Alan M. Augustine Village Green next to the Municipal Building on Park Avenue. The ceremony will include remarks by Mayor Al Smith, along with prayers offered by local clergy in memory of the three Scotch Plains residents who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks: Matthew Horning, James Walsh and Mark Rothenberg.

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