NORTH MERRICK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A well-known charity for heroes is building a home for a U.S. Marine Corps veteran on Long Island.
“This is the greatest day of my life,” retired U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Kevin Vaughan said at the groundbreaking of his new mortgage-free home in North Merrick on Tuesday. “This is the greatest thing ever. Having this home here is like winning the lottery, if not better.”READ MORE: Worker Hurt In Wild Brawl At Brooklyn Pizza Shop; 'Like A Looney Tunes Cartoon,' Witness Says