World War II Memorial

Fifty-five World War II veterans took an Honor Flight from Long Island to the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

55 World War II Veterans Take Honor Flight From L.I. To Memorial In Washington, D.C.

Fifty-five World War II veterans were honored Saturday, after taking the Honor Flight from Long Island to Washington, D.C., to visit the World War II memorial.

07/19/2014

CBS 2's Cindy Hsu sits down with Honor Flight LI director Chris Cosich and WWII veteran Jim Higgins. (credit: CBS 2)

World War II Veteran, Program Director Discuss Honor Flights

Honor Flight is a program that flies World War II veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit the World War II Memorial in person.

05/26/2013

Washington Monument

Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.

05/21/2013

Alexander Higgins, left, of Brick N.J., and Justin Phillips, of Cranford, N.J., work at their computers at a table across from the Statehouse as part of the Occupy Wall Street movement - Trenton, NJ - Oct 14, 2011 (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters In Trenton Told To Remove Tents

Participants aligned with the Occupy Wall Street protest have removed their tents from New Jersey’s World War II Memorial in Trenton after police told them they could not keep any “permanent structures” at the site.

10/14/2011