Equine Encouragement: Horses Helping Veterans Deal With PTSD In New TherapyPTSD is a major contributing factor to the epidemic of suicide among veterans. On average, 20 vets a day commit suicide.
A Look Back On Monday's Memorial Day CelebrationsCBS2's Ali Bauman has the latest on the Memorial Day celebrations all across the Tri-state area.
From Barbecues To Parades, Exploring The Many Traditions Of Memorial DayCBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports on the many traditions New Yorkers have on Memorial Day.
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.
Service Members Here For Fleet Week Share What Memorial Day Means To ThemThe week-long celebration coincides with Memorial Day, when Americans remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
Beaches Packed As Memorial Day Weekend Kicks Off Across Tri-State AreaCBS2's Matt Kozar has the latest on the kickoff to the Memorial Day weekend around the Tri-state area.
Remembering The True Meaning Of Memorial DayAs we prepare for the holiday weekend we should remember the reason for the holiday. Paying tribute to the soldiers who gave their lives for our freedom.
'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.
'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.
Bipartisan Outrage After New York's Budget Committee Pays For 'Dreamers' In College But Not Gold Star Families“Taxpayer money for free college for illegal immigrants… yet struck down a bill that provides free college tuition to gold star families. Absolutely wrong and insulting," Assemblyman Michael Lipetri said.
New Program Helps Military Vets Start New BusinessesIt's not easy for military men and women to transition into the workforce, especially after serving overseas.
Dignity For Heroes: Long Island Lawmaker Pushes For Bill Protecting Veterans From HomelessnessOn any given night, more than 37,000 veterans of the United States armed forces experience homelessness.
‘It’s Taking Away My Life Dream:’ Female Veteran Denied IVF Benefits Because She’s SingleHundreds of military families have had access to fertility treatments in recent years but not all veterans qualify for them, CBS News reports.
Westchester County On Fact-Finding Operation To Help Young Military Veterans Adjust To Everyday LifeWestchester County is reaching out to younger veterans to say, "We hear you."
Organization Gives Long Island Veteran A New Roof, For FreeThere are many ways to show gratitude to those who have served our country. One organization is doing it by literally putting roofs over veterans' heads.