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WWII Vet Dies At 100

Robert H. Haggerty died at the age of 100 in Vero Beach, FL. on Saturday, Oct. 12. Haggerty was a long time Manhasset resident, a WWII veteran and a prominent New York attorney. Born on Feb....

A Kidney For Allan

Local veteran in search of a kidney donor The grassroots campaign www.akidneyforallan.com hopes to receive enough visibility and awareness for a family in need of a kidney donor. At 78 years old, army veteran and Long Island...

100 Years: Measuring The Impact Of American Legion Auxiliary

The American Legion Auxiliary, celebrating its 100th Anniversary on Nov. 10, 2019, through its membership worldwide, impacts many people in a variety of ways. Here are a few measurements of how the American Legion Auxiliary...

American Legion Auxiliary Celebrates 100 Years Of ‘Service Not Self’

The American Legion Auxiliary, with its 600,000+ members, has cause to celebrate!  It was indeed an evening of camaraderie and fun shared with like-minded members on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019. The local celebration was held at...

The Wall That Heals

On Tuesday, Aug. 27, a labor of love began as The Wall That Heals, a Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica and Mobile Education Center, arrived at Eisenhower Park under motorcycle escort by Rolling Thunder, American Legion...

A Reunion To Remember

Honor Flight Long Island holds veteran reunion Honor Flight Long Island will hold a reunion on Aug. 10 at the American Airpower Museum in Farmingdale to celebrate local WWII and Korean War veterans who took a...
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