First responders from Northville Township, Northville, Plymouth, Plymouth Township and the Wayne County Sheriff's Office joined together last week for the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11 at the First Responders Memorial at Haggerty Road and Edward Hines Drive in Plymouth Township. The audience heard keynote speaker Patrick Anderson, a Sept. 11 survivor, who offered a message of hope while honoring those who lost their lives and the critical role first responders played. More than 125 people attended, including, from left, Northville Township Fire Fighter Jeff Darby, Fire Fighter Mike Mandziuk, Fire Marshal Tom Hughes, Ofc. Andrew Domzalski, Ofc. Dan MacArthur, Training Coordinator Jesse Marcotte and Fire Fighter Jake Fedel.