L.I. Navy Vet, Family Honored With House Built By Other VeteransA deserving serviceman and his family were handed the keys to their new home Monday. It is a subsidized house, built over the last five months by other veterans working in their spare time.
Navy Ship USS Michael Murphy Arrives In HawaiiThe USS Michael Murphy, which was commissioned in October, was greeted by hundreds of people, including 30 Navy SEALs, hula dancers and a brass band, as it arrived in Pearl Harbor Wednesday.
Newest Navy Destroyer Pays Tribute To SEAL From Long IslandThe USS Michael Murphy, a 510-foot destroyer, is being commissioned this weekend in New York City for a Long Island native and Navy lieutenant who became the first American awarded the Medal of Honor during the Afghanistan War when he was killed along with two fellow SEALs during an ambush in 2005.
L.I. Town To Present Award Posthumously To Navy SEAL Killed In AfghanistanA Long Island town will honor a Navy SEAL killed in a 2005 firefight in Afghanistan on Thursday by presenting the Gen. Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award to his family.
4 Middle Island Teens Accused Of Tampering With Fire HydrantsSuffolk County water officials said the typical hydrants can release more than 2,000 gallons of water per minute. Some hydrants remained open for hours causing flooding on roads and properties.
Fallen Navy SEAL From L.I. Honored With WarshipThe mother of a Navy SEAL killed in a firefight in Afghanistan christened a warship bearing her son's name on Saturday.