New Lenox is honoring the victims of the 9/11 terrorists attacks. New Lenox Mayor Tim Balderman says each year they work with the VFW, the American Legion, Firefighters and Police officers to hold a ceremony. The New Lenox Patriot Day Ceremony will be held at the Firefighter’s Memorial in the New Lenox Commons on at 9:11am

Joliet Jr. College will hold a ceremony to honor the victims and survivors of the 9/11 attacks. Today’s ceremony will be held at 8:45 am Alumni Bell Tower on the Main Campus on Houbolt Road. The public is welcome to attend the memorial including first responders and veterans.