Although 17 years have passed, we as a country remember the events of Sept. 11, 2001 as if they happened yesterday.

We pause to pay tribute on this day of mourning and remembrance to the police, firefighters and first responders who made the ultimate sacrifice to save others. And we also pause to remember all of the Sept. 11 victims whose lives were cut short. Their memories live on in our hearts and our history.

The staff at Winters Media and Publishing, Inc. would like to wish their loved ones comfort and peace at this difficult time. And most of all, we will always remember.