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Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Photo Gallery: San Marcos remembers Sept. 11

With a morning ceremony on Tuesday, San Marcos residents marked the 11th anniversary of the life-altering terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The local tradition includes tolling the city's historical fire bell — relocated years ago from downtown to the City Hall lawn — in memory of the 3,000 people who died in the mayhem, including more...