On a day of solemn ceremonies, students on a field trip will visit an Orange County firefighter's touching Sept. 11 tribute. The display started 18 years ago with a hand-painted sign.
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Students on a Field Trip Visit a Firefighter's Touching Sept. 11 Tribute
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This powerful tribute in Fullerton started 18 years ago with a hand-painted sign. Now, crosses and U.S. flags cover firefighter Scott Townley's yard. Each one represents a person killed in the Sept. 11 terror attacks. Here's how the display has changed over the years and become an opportunity to educate.
Photos: How an OC Firefighter Honors Those Who Died in the Sept. 11 Terror Attacks
Suspect Identified in 11-Year-Old Girl's 1972 Murder in Torrance
Nearly 47 years after an 11-year-old Torrance girl vanished from in front of her home on Thanksgiving Day, police say they have identified a suspect. A news conference is scheduled for 11 a.m., when police are expected to provide details.
Family Watches Mother Get Run Over, Killed in Riverside
Relatives say Linda Holguin was run over outside her Nuevo home multiple times Monday night. They also claim to know the man who was behind the wheel. We'll have updates here.
Man Charged in Shooting Death of SoCal Mountain Lion
Criminal charges were filed against a Simi Valley man for the killing of a protected mountain lion. The mountain lion born in 2012 and first collared in 2015 died of a gunshot wound to the head. Click here for the full story and updates.