For years, Jack Grandcolas struggled to regain a sense of control over his life after his wife and unborn child perished aboard United Airlines Flight 93 on September 11, 2001.
Alice Hoagland has had ten years to think about her son Mark Bingham’s death. He was one of the heroic passengers aboard Flight 93 on September 11, 2001. Bingham and others died fighting the terrorists on that flight.
Students who were not even born when United Flight 93 went down on September 11th, 2001, honored the San Jose man who piloted the plane at a ceremony Tuesday to rename their campus.
With a nod from Ken Nacke, a dozen motorcycles revved up outside Dudley Perkins Harley Davidson hours before the South San Francisco shop opened Monday, setting off on a journey ten years in the making.
The news of Osama bin Laden’s death spread quickly, but the mood was more solemn as people gathered to remember the heroes of Flight 93.
“My first feeling was disbelief,” Alice Hoagland said, describing her initial reaction to the news of Osama bin Laden’s violent death in Pakistan.