'I Just Keep Going': 92-Year-Old WWII Veteran Serves Up Drinks, History As Bartender In Rockland CountyAt the Pearl River Hotel, many people come for the drinks. When 92-year-old Richard Whelan is behind the bar, they stay for the conversation.
Foundation Makes World War II Veteran's LI Home Handicapped-Accessible After Bad FallThe 95-year-old veteran was unable to return to the Deer Park house he's called home for 55 years. Enter the Make It Count Foundation.
Local Vietnam Veteran Affected By Agent Orange Turns Tragedy Into Forgiveness, Brings Aid To CountryThe Rockland County man is packing once again, with his heart full of compassion and forgiveness, but scarred by deep loss because he was sprayed with Agent Orange more than 50 years ago.
NY Nonprofit Helping Veterans Network With Potential Employers, Find Job OpportunitiesThe company says it's on track to employ 5,000 new veterans and/or military spouses by next year.
Replica Of Vietnam Veterans Memorial Providing Healing On Long IslandThe replica is set to visit 34 states this year.
New York Law Aims To Protect Veterans From Pension PoachingGov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Friday making it illegal to receive compensation for assisting with the preparation of a claim and prohibits charging unreasonable service fees.
Join The CBS Veterans NetworkCBS will never forget our obligation to the more than 22 million living Veterans in the United States. Our common refrain is “What can we do to help?”
Army Vet To Buy LI House Named Nation's Most Innovative Affordable HomeThe house makes more energy than it produces through solar panels on the roof, extremely tight insulation and smart technologies.
Purple Heart Veteran Gets Shock Of A Lifetime, Receives Mortgage-Free House On Long Island As A GiftThere was an incredible surprise Tuesday on Long Island. The dream of home ownership was gifted to an injured combat veteran.
Veterans Helping Veterans Get The Services They NeedVetConnect is a network of more than 100 organizations that provide various services to veterans and their families, like counseling and employment assistance.
'Go Silent' To Honor Fallen Heroes This Memorial DayA campaign using the hashtag #GoSilent asks people to observe a moment of silence Monday to honor the fallen soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice and lost their lives serving our country.
Vietnam War Veteran's Serendipity Puts Him On Mission To Reunite Military Keepsake With FamilyA Staten Island man hopes someone recognizes a unique military item so he can close the book on a lingering "lost and found" mystery.
'Hall Of Honor' Working To Preserve Stories Of Purple Heart RecipientsDo you know a military hero who’s been awarded with a Purple Heart? A special place in Orange County wants to preserve their stories and pass them on to younger generations.
Strangers Turn Out To Honor 97-Year-Old Marine Without Family At FuneralThanks to a social media campaign, strangers flocked to attend the funeral of Marine Pfc. Bob Graham on Friday.
Woman Makes Sure 97-Year-Old Marine Who Died Alone Celebrated At FuneralBob Graham, who earned a Silver Star for Valor in Combat during World War II, will be laid to rest on Friday, April 26.