Principal Refuses To Let Student Wear Military Sash At Graduation, Allegedly Threatens To Call PolicePrincipal Kurt Karcich told the family graduates cannot decorate their cap or gown – no exceptions.
New Jersey Student Joining U.S. Marines Was Going To Miss Graduation, So His School Gave Him His OwnHipolito Garcia will actually be serving his country while his classmates are accepting their diplomas, so school staff in Hackensack intervened to give him the honor he earned.
Funeral Held For Marine, Firefighter Christopher Slutman Killed In Afghanistan Roadside BombingThe 43-year-old father of three bravely wore two uniforms as a Marine staff sergeant and a decorated 15-year veteran of the FDNY.
Wake Held Thursday For Marine, Firefighter And Father Of 3 Christopher SlutmanThe 43-year-old father of three was killed in the line of duty earlier this month in Afghanistan.
U.S. Marine From Long Island Killed In Afghanistan To Be Laid To Rest TodayCpl. Robert Hendricks, 25, of Locust Valley, was among three reservists who died in a roadside bombing earlier this month.
Remains Of U.S. Marine, Firefighter Christopher Slutman Head To Bronx Funeral HomeThe 15-year veteran of the FDNY was killed earlier this month by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan. Cpl. Robert Hendricks, of Long Island, and Sgt. Benjamin Hines, of Pennsylvania, also died in the blast.
Remains Of U.S. Marine Killed In Afghanistan Roadside Bombing Return Home To Long IslandCpl. Robert Hendricks, 25, of Locust Valley, was among three Marines who died in a roadside bombing earlier this month.
Remains Of World War II Marine From Brooklyn Return Home For BurialThe 20-year-old Brooklyn native was serving with the 2nd Marine Division when he was killed during the assault on Tarawa atoll in the Gilbert Islands in November 1943.
Toys For Tots Kicks Off Season Of GivingToys for Tots is the largest holiday toy drive program in the nation.
Groundbreaking Held For Marine Veteran’s New Long Island HomeA well-known charity for heroes is building a home for a U.S. Marine Corps veteran on Long Island.
2 U.S. Marines From New York Killed In North Carolina Car CrashNicholas S. Buscarnera, of Mastic Beach, and Skyler D. Way, of Gouverneur, were killed after the car they were in crashed into a canal just off Catfish Lake Road in Craven County, N.C. Both men were 19.