Suffolk County Lawmakers Call On Veterans Administration To Hire Female Gynecologist At VA Medical CenterAdvocates say some female veterans have experienced sexual trauma and are not comfortable with a male doctor.
N.J. Students Making Valentine's Day Cards For VeteransStudents in New Jersey are making sure veterans who served our country know they are appreciated.
Voices For Vets: Double-Amputee Police Officer On Long Island Serves As Inspiration To ManyA Long Island police officer who lost both legs in Afghanistan is now working to bring the amputee community together.
Injured Marine Receives New Smart Home From Tunnel To Towers Foundation, First One In New JerseyChristmas is coming a bit early for a young U.S. Marine veteran with disabilities. It's not Santa Claus who gave the New Jersey man the life-changing gift.
Struggling To Navigate Civilian Life, 3 Long Island Veterans Get The Gift Of New WheelsHundreds of people are getting the gift of car ownership for Christmas through the generosity of the auto collision industry. On Thursday, three Long Island veterans were among the grateful recipients.
'It's Over Now. He's At Rest': 75 Years After His Death, WWII Pilot's Remains Given Military Funeral Back In U.S.There was a pipe and drum corps and a color guard of veterans at a military funeral for a man who died 75 years ago.
Family Of Soldier From Famed 'Harlem Hellfighters' Receives Long-Awaited Honor From World War IAt 17, the Oyster Bay native joined the 369th Infantry Regiment, a unit of African-Americans started in Harlem that served overseas during “The Great War.”
Intrepid Job Fair Helping Veterans Pivot To New Employment After Military ServiceIn addition to meeting with potential employers, veterans are also receiving access to professional development services.
American Pride And Patriotism On Display At 100th Annual Veterans Day Parade In NYCNew York City is marking 100 years of commemorating the veterans who served our country.
Veteran's Labor Of Love Makes Sure N.J. Soldiers Who Never Came Home Stay RememberedA retired Army sergeant researched fallen military members from Brick Township to honor their service and sacrifice.
Marine, Bride Exchange Vows On Veterans Day Parade FloatA special parade attraction had one bride waiting for her Marine so they could say their "I do's" on the Purple Heart Recipient float.
Volunteers Giving Veterans Helping Hands Across New York City With 'My Brother Vinny' InitiativeThe My Brother Vinny organization has helped over 900 veterans in the New York area, and will hit the 1,000 mark early next year.
SUNY, CUNY Universities Waiving Application Fees For Veterans And Their SpousesVeterans and their spouses will no longer have to pay college application fees at State University of New York or City University of New York schools.
Veterans Hit The Streets For Annual Ruck March Through NYCThey carried weighted backpacks – or “rucks" – for an 8.5-mile march through Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Service Dog Helping Westchester Purple Heart Recipient Regain His IndependenceArmy Captain Victor Prato says it took a near-death experience to finally accomplish a lifelong dream -- owning a dog.