Memorial

Pritzker Military Museum & Library Announces Finalists in International Design Competition for the Cold War Veterans Memorial

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 4:09pm

The Cold War Veterans Memorial will be a critical piece of the Pritzker Archives and Memorial Park Center (PAMPC) currently under development.

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  • The Cold War Veterans Memorial will be a critical piece of the Pritzker Archives and Memorial Park Center (PAMPC) currently under development.
  • This Memorial will provide a place where their contributions are honored, said Col. Jennifer Pritzker, Founder of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library.
  • In line with the Pritzker Military Museum & Library's mission, the Cold War Veterans Memorial aims to increase the public understanding of military history.
  • In line with the Pritzker Military Museum & Library's mission, the Cold War Veterans Memorial aims to increase the public understanding of military history.

American Medical Association Promoted the Laws Overturned by Roe v. Wade, according to the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 3:32pm

A criminal abortion was any abortion not done to save the life of mother or child.

Key Points: 
  • A criminal abortion was any abortion not done to save the life of mother or child.
  • These mostly remained in effect until overturned by Roe v. Wade, Dr. Dyer writes.
  • Yet it was not published in the Transactions of the American Medical Association or anywhere else.
  • The Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons is published by the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS) , a national organization representing physicians in all specialties since 1943.

U.S. Navy Memorial Dedicates Lone Sailor Statue in Cleveland, Ohio

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 9:00pm

The Lone Sailor stands as an icon, symbolizing the Navy Memorial's mission to honor, recognize, and celebrate the men and women of the sea services.

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  • The Lone Sailor stands as an icon, symbolizing the Navy Memorial's mission to honor, recognize, and celebrate the men and women of the sea services.
  • The statue in Cleveland is the 18th Lone Sailor in the world and joins other statues in Normandy, France, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and the original statue in Washington, D.C.
  • The Lone Sailor will stand watch over Lake Erie and provide a focal point for an ongoing celebration of Navy culture and greatness for all to enjoy as they visit Cleveland.
  • Folke was joined at the stand by 2021 Lone Sailor Award Honoree Drew Carey and Frank Thorp.

U.S. Navy Memorial To Hold Live Wreath Laying Ceremony in Honor of POW and MIA Remembrance

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 9:00pm

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The U.S. Navy Memorial will hold a live wreath laying ceremony in honor of those service people who have been held prisoner or war or missing in action on Friday, September 17th, at 1:00 PM ET.

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  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The U.S. Navy Memorial will hold a live wreath laying ceremony in honor of those service people who have been held prisoner or war or missing in action on Friday, September 17th, at 1:00 PM ET.
  • The ceremony will be held both live and online, with guests in the national capital area invited to join the in-person ceremony at Navy Memorial Plaza.
  • A long-standing tradition for the Memorial, on the third Friday of September a wreath is lain in honor of Prisoners of War and missing service men and women.
  • Visit Navy Memorial Plaza or go to NavyMemorial.org on September 17th at 1:00 PM ET to watch the POW and MIA Remembrance ceremony hosted by the U.S. Navy Memorial in the heart of Washington D.C.

MuddHouse Media launches "Top of the World" podcast highlighting the people and stories behind the historic rebuilding of the World Trade Center

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:27pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MuddHouse Mediaannounced today the official launch of Top of the World: Lessons from Rebuilding the World Trade Center, an 11-part podcast series featuring the people at the heart of the historic rebuilding of the new World Trade Center.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MuddHouse Mediaannounced today the official launch of Top of the World: Lessons from Rebuilding the World Trade Center, an 11-part podcast series featuring the people at the heart of the historic rebuilding of the new World Trade Center.
  • Each episode of Top of the World explores the rebuilding through the eyes of those at the center of the action.
  • "Rebuilding the World Trade Center has been and continues to be the passion of my life," said Larry A. Silverstein, Chairman, Silverstein Properties.
  • For additional information regarding The Top of the World, please visit: muddhousemedia.com/top-of-the-world
    Dara McQuillan (Chief Marketing Officer, Silverstein Properties)is available for interviews upon request.

Joel S. Marcus, Executive Chairman and Founder of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc./Alexandria Venture Investments, Honored by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum for Distinction in Civic Engagement and Renewal

Friday, September 10, 2021 - 1:30pm

As an active supporter of the Memorial & Museum since it opened in 2014, Mr. Marcus has been a member of its board of trustees since 2018.

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  • As an active supporter of the Memorial & Museum since it opened in 2014, Mr. Marcus has been a member of its board of trustees since 2018.
  • "Their contributions continue to fund the Memorial & Museum's vital exhibitions and programming, such as Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden.
  • "I am deeply honored and incredibly moved to receive this honor from the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, especially as we commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks," said Mr. Marcus.
  • Alexandria also provides strategic capital to transformative life science, agtech and technology companies through our venture capital platform.

Military Women's Memorial Partners with PenFed Credit Union for 9/11 Remembrance Relay

Monday, August 30, 2021 - 11:49am

"We are honored to partner with the Military Women's Memorial to remember our nation's military women heroes who fought and sacrificed for our freedom," said James Schenck, president/CEO of PenFed Credit Union and CEO of PenFed Foundation.

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  • "We are honored to partner with the Military Women's Memorial to remember our nation's military women heroes who fought and sacrificed for our freedom," said James Schenck, president/CEO of PenFed Credit Union and CEO of PenFed Foundation.
  • The digital content will be shared on the Military Women's Memorial and PenFed social media channels taking followers from around the world on a virtual journey of remembrance.
  • PenFed Credit Union offers market-leading certificates, checking, credit cards, personal loans, mortgages, auto loans, student loans, and a wide range of other financial services.
  • To learn more about PenFed Credit Union, visit PenFed.org , like us on Facebook and follow us @PenFed on Twitter .

LOTTE HOTELS&RESORTS ready for global travelers with special services facing COVID-19

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

Under these circumstances, global precautionary measures taken by LOTTE HOTELS&RESORTS, Korea's largest hotel group are drawing attention.

Key Points: 
  • Under these circumstances, global precautionary measures taken by LOTTE HOTELS&RESORTS, Korea's largest hotel group are drawing attention.
  • Considering that international flights have yet to be normalized, domestic flights seem to have almost come back to normal.
  • David Shenman, Director of Sales & Marketing at LOTTE NEW YORK PALACE noted that "the U.S. has eased self-quarantine regulations on business travelers, and from culture to the rest businesses are returning to normal."
  • With its Korean style hospitality service and brand portfolio, the hotel group satisfies the needs of various travelers premium landmark hotel "SIGNIEL," classic upper upscale "LOTTE HOTELS," lifestyle hotel "L7 HOTELS," business-optimized "LOTTE City Hotels" and "LOTTE Resort" for family travelers.

LOTTE HOTELS&RESORTS ready for global travelers with special services facing COVID-19

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

Under these circumstances, global precautionary measures taken by LOTTE HOTELS&RESORTS, Korea's largest hotel group are drawing attention.

Key Points: 
  • Under these circumstances, global precautionary measures taken by LOTTE HOTELS&RESORTS, Korea's largest hotel group are drawing attention.
  • Considering that international flights have yet to be normalized, domestic flights seem to have almost come back to normal.
  • In Tripadvisor guest reviews, LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE topped among 188 hotels in the city, receiving the credit in the U.S. hospitality market.
  • With its Korean style hospitality service and brand portfolio, the hotel group satisfies the needs of various travelers premium landmark hotel "SIGNIEL," classic upper upscale "LOTTE HOTELS," lifestyle hotel "L7 HOTELS," business-optimized "LOTTE City Hotels" and "LOTTE Resort" for family travelers.

National AIDS Memorial Releases Surviving Voices Mini-Documentary "Substance Users, the Recovery Community & AIDS"

Monday, August 23, 2021 - 7:31pm

"The National AIDS Memorial is honored to have our Surviving Voices mini-documentary featured at these influential film festivals," said Chief Executive John Cunningham.

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  • "The National AIDS Memorial is honored to have our Surviving Voices mini-documentary featured at these influential film festivals," said Chief Executive John Cunningham.
  • The National AIDS Memorial's Surviving Voices mini-documentaries are produced and directed by Jrg Fockele and funded through a grant by Chevron, a long-standing partner of the National AIDS Memorial.
  • "Substance Users, the Recovery Community & AIDS" is the sixth film produced in this multi-year oral history initiative, which also includes "The Transgender Community & AIDS," "The A&PI Community & AIDS," "Women & AIDS," "The National Hemophilia Community & AIDS," and "The San Francisco Leather Community & AIDS."
  • Learn more about the Surviving Voices, the National AIDS Memorial, its mission, programs and how to provide support at www.aidsmemorial.org .