Area communities to observe 9/11

Today, Thursday, September 11, is the seventh anniversary of the attacks on the United States. Mayor Carty Finkbeiner called on all citizens to join in a moment of silence at 8:46 Thursday morning to honor the memory of the victims.

The City of Maumee will hold a remembrance ceremony at 8:45 at the Maumee Civic Plaza on E. Dudley St.

Owens Community College has a daylong event in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts at the Toledo campus.

Bowling Green State University will hold a service Thursday night at 9:11 p.m. in the Lenhart Grand Ballroom.