November 10, 2016 RSS feed / People/Social

What We Can Learn from Our Veterans

“Take a Veteran to School Day”™

Four years ago, HISTORY developed an outreach initiative called Take a Veteran to School Day™ as a national program to link veterans with students in our schools and communities. More...

Who are Veterans?

They are men and women who, for many reasons, donned the uniform of our country to stand between freedom and tyranny; to take up the sword of justice in defense of the liberties we hold dear; to preserve peace and to calm the winds of war. More...

A Tale of Survival and Duty

From the Wounded Warrior Project

“I remember the ground coming really quick and there was nothing I could do,” Claude Boushey said, reflecting on the helicopter crash in Iraq that broke his leg, shattered and compressed his vertebrae, and compromised 80 percent of his sp More...

Proclamations honor Walter H. Levins and the Mike Greene Great Guy Foundation

On Wed., Oct. 19, S.C. Leg. Kevin Mc- Caffrey presented two proclamations to honor Walter H. Levins and the Mike Greene Great Guy Foundation at the Babylon Village Youth Project 2016 Fundraiser.  More...

Hispanic Heritage month festival was held

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, S.C. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory, and S.C. Leg. Kevin McCaffrey at the Town’s 18th annual Hispanic Heritage Month Festival. More...

Thank a Veteran at Work

HISTORY invites businesses large and small to take time out of the day to thank the many veterans in our workplaces. HISTORY has developed the Thank a Veteran at Work program to provide employers with easy ways to honor veterans. More...

Air Force Pilot Lorraine Rodgers Shares Her Story

1,074 women. That’s the number of the first large group of women pilots — Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) — officially recognized as having flown in service of the United States military. More...

U.S. Navy veteran joins Bay Shore Varsity Football team first home game

On Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, the Bay Shore Varsity Football team hosted its first home game. Prior to the game, the Bay Shore players were joined by their opponents from Lindenhurst in marking the 15th anniversary of the events of September 11, 2001. More...

Northwell Health Opens $46.5M Imbert Cancer Center in Bay Shore

Northwell Health celebrated the opening of its Imbert Cancer Center, a $46.5 million, 46,000-square-foot facility that offers comprehensive, integrated cancer care and imaging services in a stunning outpatient setting, giving Suffolk Country resident More...

Good Sam Hospital creates Splashes of Hope pediatric center

Bright, vibrant artwork depicting colorful characters and local landmarks offers children a unique view as they receive treatment at Good Samaritan Hospital. More...













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