Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Georges EsperanceFor Georges Esperance, serving in the Marine Corps meant escape from a bleak life in Haiti and the opportunity to serve something greater than himself.
Game Time Salute Honors Army Reserve Veteran Alisha GuffeyFor Alisha Guffey, being in the Army Reserve meant she got the opportunity to see the world and forge bonds that would last her a lifetime.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Air Force Veteran Nay NaingFor Nay Naing, serving in the Air Force meant that he had the opportunity to learn the skills and make the connections that would impact the shape of his adult life.
Memorial Day 2015: Veterans Feel Solemn Sense Of Duty To Remind Us Of SacrificesFor them, this holiday is more than a list of names, or a stack of faded photographs, a flag, a salute and a song. Survivors gather in ceremonies far north of the city and in the heart of the Bronx: the common task of bearing witness.
'Pets For Vets' Pairs Troubled Veterans With Dogs Left In SheltersA unique approach matches up troubled veterans with companion dogs – and provides healing for both.
From Trenches To Wrenches: Training Soldiers For Civilian SuccessRaytheon Professional Services provided this first-of-its-kind training at Fort Hood, teaching the same curriculum that every dealership’s GM-certified automotive technician receives.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Supporting Our Military On CampusUnder the GI Bill, veterans are provided with financial support for education, making college a viable dream.
Marine, Retired NYPD Detective Uses Investigative Skills To Reunite VeteransFrom the battlefield to the internet, a former Marine has found a way to help thousands of his fellow veterans reunite with others that they have served with.
Shelter Dogs Get Second Chance At Life With Military Veteran CompanionsOn Long Island, shelter dogs are being trained to serve those who have served the nation, giving both a second chance at life
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.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Vetoes Bill For Veterans' Pension CreditsThe legislation authored by Sen. William Larkin, a Hudson Valley Republican and combat veteran of World War II, would amend current law that provides up to three years' credit toward public employee pensions for military service during hostilities.