Long Island Community Foundation

Marie Colvin (credit: Handout)

Wake This Weekend In Oyster Bay For Slain Journalist Marie Colvin

A wake is being held this weekend on Long Island for award-winning journalist Marie Colvin who was killed last month while covering the recent ongoing violence in Syria.

03/10/2012

Marie Colvin (credit: Handout)

Family Of Marie Colvin, Journalist From L.I. Killed In Syria, Starts Memorial Fund

Oyster Bay native Marie Colvin died Wednesday in a rocket attack on the besieged city of Homs. The 56-year-old was an award-winning journalist who worked for Britain’s The Sunday Times.

02/25/2012