STEWART AIRPORT — Tony Marsico, one of the World War II veterans on Saturday’s Hudson Valley Honor Flight Mission 18 to Washington, D.C., fought in Europe and North Africa and helped to liberate the Dachau concentration camp.John Palazzo, another World War II veteran on Saturday’s trip, was in the Battle of Iwo Jima.

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  • Harlem blaze raged for 18 hours, injured 17 people
    Firefighters toiled nearly 18 hours before finally extinguishing a 6-alarm fire on Saturday that displaced 11 families and left their Manhattan building ravaged — and in danger of collapse. The blaze broke out in a Hamilton Heights building on Broadway near West 144th Street at around 3:15 p.m. More
  • Assistant principal allegedly a serial sexual harasser: report
    A city assistant principal was a serial sexual harasser of students, investigators say. Georges Mathieu, of Manhattan Bridges HS in Hell’s Kitchen, pestered three girls to take him as a “boyfriend,” the Special Commissioner of Investigation says in a report. More
  • Port Jervis Warming Station installs shower
    PORT JERVIS — The Tri-State Interfaith Council has announced the installation of a new bathing shower in the Port Jervis Warming Station, at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 31 West Main St., Port Jervis.The shower installation was made possible by the donation of materials from Lowes Home Improvement Center in Matamoras, Pa., labor and design expertise from Smith Plumbing & Heating, and the Orange County Department of Social Services (DSS), which provided funding through a [...] More
  • Washingftonville art students plan ceramic glazing event
    WASHINGTONVILLE – Washingtonville High School’s National Art Honor Society will host a "glaze your own bowl or mug" fundraiser.Fifty percent of the proceeds will go to support the National Art Honor Society and the other 50 percent will be donated to Empty Bowls WHS in support of the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley and the Country Kids Food Pantry.The cost is $12 per bowl or mug and includes all ceramic glazes, cookies and [...] More
  • Man confesses to being ‘the idiot’ after arrest for alleged theft
    A Staten Island “idiot” sang like a canary when cops caught him pilfering valuables from a car. “Yeah, we took the stuff . . . I was the idiot who held the bag,” Anthony Lipari, 32, told the NYPD after he was nabbed, according to the Staten Island Advance. More
  • 'We Salute You' to honor area veterans, serve as communication link
    We Salute You takes that concept a step further ... quickly about upcoming events geared for them, such as Great River Honor Flight trips, Fishing for Freedom activities, Heroes at Heartland gatherings and other activities. In addition, the communication ...
    11/13/2017 - 2:35 am | View Link
  • $115K in veterans scam funds seized goes to Honor Flight Dayton
    Though the grants, each of Ohio’s five Honor Flight hubs -- Dayton, Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland and Findlay -- will receive $115,000 each. The program, founded in Dayton, takes veterans ... was awarded to Toledo-based Heroes in Action, which supports ...
    11/12/2017 - 4:52 am | View Link
  • Veterans honored on memorial walkway
    “Being with them for 24 hours, and hang out with heroes ... Flight and the Always Free Walk of Honor, said there are still plenty of bricks available for people who want to honor the veterans in their families. Each of the trips that the brick sales ...
    11/10/2017 - 9:42 pm | View Link
  • Honor Flight's Mission 18 takes 86 veterans to D.C.
    STEWART AIRPORT – Hudson Valley Honor Flight ... vets on the flight, along with 10 from World War II and two from the Vietnam War. Hundreds gathered outside the Stewart terminal before sunrise, and they cheered their Hudson Valley heroes as they ...
    11/4/2017 - 8:31 am | View Link
  • Honoring those who served: Mission takes 22 veterans to see Washington, D.C., memorials
    Honor Flight Network is a nonprofit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. We transport our heroes to Washington, D.C., to visit and reflect at their memorials. Top priority is given to the senior veterans ...
    10/30/2017 - 1:32 pm | View Link
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  • Honor Flight Network – Honoring Our Veterans
    And Honor Flight was born. The Dream Takes ... Our Veterans. In the future, Honor Flight Network will also pay ... that stands out is that our veteran heroes aren’t ...
    11/11/2017 - 6:22 pm | View Website
  • Veterans Day Honor Flight takes 15 veterans to Washington D.C.
    A group of military heroes departed from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport Friday for a special flight to Washington. Fifteen Austin area-veterans who ...
    11/11/2017 - 4:06 pm | View Website
  • Honor Flight's Mission 18 takes 86 veterans to D.C.
    STEWART AIRPORT – Hudson Valley Honor Flight’s Mission 18 took off for Washington, D.C., on Saturday morning with 86 local veterans onboard, and, for the first ...
    11/4/2017 - 8:54 am | View Website
  • Thank you, veterans: Honor Flight takes 86 heroes to D.C ...
    STEWART AIRPORT — Tony Marsico, one of the World War II veterans on Saturday’s Hudson Valley Honor Flight Mission 18 to Washington, D.C., fought in Europe and ...
    11/4/2017 - 8:54 am | View Website
  • Kentucky veterans get heroes' welcome on 'Honor Flight ...
    Several dozen veterans from Kentucky marked Memorial Day this year with an early visit to Washington, D.C., made possible by the Honor Flight program, which brings ...
    05/29/2017 - 11:55 am | View Website
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