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Photos of 9/11 ceremonies in the Boston area

Boston, MA., 09/11/18, Seventeen years after the events of 9/11, remembrances and ceremonies are held at the Massachusetts State House. The family of Madeline "Amy" Sweeney, the flight attendant on American Flight 11, embraces after the award ceremony honoring her. It is called The Madeline "Amy" Sweeney Award for Civilian Bravery. Her daughter, Anna Sweeney is on the right. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff
Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff
The family of Madeline "Amy" Sweeney, a flight attendant on American Flight 11, embraced at the State House. Her daughter Anna Sweeney is on the right.
Boston -09/11/18-An emotional John Krajovic is hugged by Joni Belfiore inside the Logan Airport 911 Memorial. Krajovic was the Massport Project Director for the memorial, and Belfiore is an employee of Massport. Belfiore worked with the families to get their input on the design. The glass memorial has the names etched of passengers and crew of United Flight 175 and American Airlines Flight 11, both which took off from Logan on September 11, 2001 and crashed into the World Trade Center in New York. Photo by John Tlumacki/Globe Staff(metro)
John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
An emotional John Krajovic was hugged by Joni Belfiore inside the Logan Airport 911 Memorial. Krajovic was the Massport Project Director for the memorial, and Belfiore is an employee of Massport.
Boston, MA--9/11/2018-- Roses rest against a memorial wall following a 9/11 wreath laying ceremony at Boston Public Garden. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 12nineeleven Reporter:
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
Roses adorned a memorial wall at Boston Public Garden.
Boston, MA--9/11/2018-- A family member whose loved one was killed in the September 11th attacks lays flowers during a 9/11 wreath laying ceremony at Boston Public Garden. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 12nineeleven Reporter:
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
A family member placed flowers at Boston Public Garden.
Boston, MA - 9/11/18 - As other sailors had lined up to do, Ziven Meyer (cq) rang the ship's bell before reading the name of Yeneneh Betru (cq) who died on 9/11. All those who read names were asked to learn about the person behind the name. The USS Constitution holds a 9/11 remembrance ceremony, with one-gun salutes marking moments planes hit and towers fell. Photo by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff Topic: 12nineeleven Reporter: XXX
Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff
Ziven Meyer rang the ship's bell on the USS Constitution before reading the name of Yeneneh Betru, who died on 9/11.
Boston, MA., 09/11/18, Seventeen years after the events of 9/11, remembrances and ceremonies are held at the Massachusetts State House. The faces were solemn on the steps of the state house during the Flag Lowering, Moment of Silence, and Reading of Names. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff
Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff
The faces were solemn on the steps at the state capitol during remembrances there.