9/11 remembrance ceremonies held in Milford and Branford

MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Monday marks 16 years since the Sept. 11 attacks in New York City.

All across the nation, including right here in Connecticut, ceremonies were held to remember the lives lost.Related Content: Avon honors first 9/11 first responders

In Milford, a 9/11 ceremony was held Monday afternoon at Platt Technical High School.

Local police and fire departments were in attendance.

In Branford, the town’s Shore Beach Hose Hook and Ladder Station sounded their siren at 9:49 a.m. and 10:28 a.m., which are the times the two towers collapsed.

That fire house is just one of many in our state honoring the thousands of lives lost in the attacks.Related Content: Solemn, personal ceremonies as US commemorates 9/11 

More than 160 people killed in the attacks had ties to Connecticut.

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