'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.
Groundbreaking Ceremony For New Home For long Island War HeroQualified veterans will be able to take part in a lottery to purchase the new house for $200,000 or less.
World War II General's Legacy Helping Build A Home For Local VeteranGeneral Howard Rockefeller fought at the Battle of the Bulge, liberated a Nazi concentration camp, and earned every military honor from the Purple Heart to three Silver Stars.
Americans Line Fifth Avenue For Annual Veterans Day ParadeOn Sunday, thousands lined the streets of Manhattan to honor the men and women who have fought for our country.
Lost In Superstorm Sandy, Vietnam Veteran Gets His Medals BackBernard Ebner's family home in Union Beach, Monmouth County was flooded by nearly 12 feet of water that reached the second floor of the house.
Tunnel To Towers: The Growing History Of The Stephen Siller FoundationWhen Hurricane Sandy hit the New York area, Tunnel to Towers shifted its focus to help those in need and provided assistance to local victims.
Tunnel To Towers: Wounded Warriors Retrace Famous Steps In Emotional RunOne of the most emotional moments of the annual Tunnel to Towers run is when the critically injured service members retrace Stephen Siller's famous steps to the World Trade Center.
Daughters Of Fallen Hero Surprised With New PuppyTwo young girls on Long Island had been promised a dog, but when their father died serving our country, puppy shopping went on hold. Now, thanks to local veteran’s charity, the girls are getting the happy ending they had hoped for.
University Of Memphis Now Tuition Free For Families Of Fallen SoldiersThe University of Memphis is making tuition free for the children and spouses of United States soldiers who died in the line of duty.