Portland remembers 9/11

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Spectators on Congress Street in Portland watch as hundreds of firefighters and policemen from across Maine and New England march to Fort Allen Park on the Eastern Promenade for a 10th-anniversary ceremony and wreath laying on Sunday honoring the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Joined by friends, family and Portland officials, firefighters and police officers marched from Congress Square to a memorial at Fort Allen Park on the Eastern Promenade for a 9/11 ceremony and wreath laying.

Firefighter Brian Swasey salutes in front of Portland’s Central Fire Station as hundreds of firefighters and policemen from across Maine and New England march past on Sunday.

Firefighter Dan Small and his son, Jackson, march along Congress Street on Sunday to honor the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks were remembered and honored by hundreds of firefighters and policemen from across Maine and New England on Sunday.

Lucie Butler of Portland carries signs honoring two victims of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001 in Sunday’s memorial parade.

Victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks were remembered and honored by hundreds of firefighters and policemen from across Maine and New England on Sunday in Portland.

Donna Cenate of Bellows Falls, Vt., bows her head during a moment of silence honoring the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Sunday at Fort Allen Park in Portland.

People circled Back Cove in Portland on the evening of Sept. 11 for a vigil to remember the anniversary of the terrorist attacks and to pray for world peace. Among the many spread out along Baxter Boulevard and on the Back Cove athletic field were Bethany Louisos-Daniels, left, Greg Dorr and Tucker Louisos-Daniels.

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