9/11 memorial service held at Eisenhower Park

Hundreds of people gathered at Eisenhower Park tonight to pay tribute to Nassau County residents killed in the Sept. 11 attacks. One by one, 349

EAST MEADOW - Hundreds of people gathered at Eisenhower Park tonight to pay tribute to Nassau County residents killed in the Sept. 11 attacks.

One by one, 349 names were read out loud during the emotional memorial service as family and friends shared memories of their lost loved ones.

Those who attended the remembrance ceremony said that although it's a sad occasion, it's also inspiring to see Long Islanders come together in tragedy and lift each other's spirits.

To watch the memorial, go to iO Extra on Channel 612.

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