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The Bronx County American Legion commemorated the Yuletide season! Read more…
Throggs Neck

Veterans Remember Pearl Harbor Attack

Throggs Neck

Veterans Remember Pearl Harbor Attack

Seventy-seven years later, the Bronx remembers the many lives lost in the Pearl Harbor attacks. Read more…
Throggs Neck

American Turners Attend TN Veterans Day Parade

The American Turners lent their full support at the 34th annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade in Throggs Neck on Sunday, November 18. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Foliage & Fun Salutes Veterans

Bronx Times Reporter

Foliage & Fun Salutes Veterans

Over two hundred dollars was also raised for Holiday to go meals that will be given out to the community. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Memorial Post 1456 Hosts Penny Sale

Throggs Neck

TN Memorial Post 1456 Hosts Penny Sale

A local veterans post held its annual Penny Sale. Read more…
University Heights

Hope Center Honors Veteran Leader

Hope Center recently honored its resident veteran for his service. Read more…
Local veterans were saluted at a Thanksgiving feast. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Post 19 Vets Day Parade Refreshments

John Fraser Bryan American Legion Post 19 served up refreshments following this year’s Bronx Veterans Day Parade in Throggs Neck. Read more…
Mount Hope

Acacia Hosts Veterans Day Celebration

Acacia Network saluted our nation’s veterans. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Gjonaj Celebrates Marine Corps.’ 243rd Birthday

A local councilman joined veterans in saluting the U.S. Marine Corps. Read more…
Morris Park

Chamber Hosts Veterans Luncheon

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce saluted several local veterans. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Salutes Heroes At Bronx Veterans Breakfast Gala

Local elected officials and residents saluted our nation’s veterans at this year’s breakfast gala. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Veterans Honor WWI Heroes At PB Memorial

Local veteran groups paid their respects to our borough’s fallen 947 World War I soldiers and our veterans from other armed conflicts. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Troops Salute Redwood Club

The Redwood Club was honored by troops stationed overseas. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Veterans Celebrate Marine Corps’ 243rd

Pelham Bay

Veterans Celebrate Marine Corps’ 243rd

Local Marine Corps. veterans commemorated the military branch’s incredible milestone. Read more…
Soundview

Dunkin’ Salutes TN Veterans

Soundview

Dunkin’ Salutes TN Veterans

Dunkin’ saluted local veterans with a generous donation. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

P.S. 108’s Veterans Appreciation Day Celebration

Keeping with tradition, P.S. 108 held its tenth annual Veterans Appreciation Day Celebration on Friday, November 9. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Veterans Day At Peace Memorial Plaza

Pelham Parkway

Veterans Day At Peace Memorial Plaza

Local organizations, veterans, elected officials and residents honored our nation’s heroes at a somber event. Read more…
Allerton

Legion Post Salutes Beth Abe Veterans

Allerton

Legion Post Salutes Beth Abe Veterans

Co-op City American Legion Post 1871 and Beth Abraham Center staff saluted local veterans at a Veterans Day-themed ceremony. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Sgt. Christian Engeldrum Support the Troops Fundraiser

A fundraiser helped support active troops stationed overseas. Read more…
Soundview

Post 1871 Commander Salutes Bx. Vets

Soundview

Post 1871 Commander Salutes Bx. Vets

Co-op City American Legion Post 1871 commander Toba LaCrown and Bronx Center staff saluted their local veterans. Read more…
Van Nest

EBHF, VNNA Host Veterans Day Salute

Van Nest

EBHF, VNNA Host Veterans Day Salute

The East Bronx History Forum and Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance co-hosted the time honored ‘Veterans Day Salute’ at the Van Nest Memorial. Read more…
The Bronx County American Legion commemorated the American Legion’s 100 years of history and its legacy of service. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview veteran starts sports-related BronxNet show

Read all about it, Mike Torres is on his way to fame. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

American Legion posts gear up to celebrate its centennial

Bronx Times Reporter

American Legion posts gear up to celebrate its centennial

Members of the American Legion from around the borough are gearing up to celebrate the organization’s 100th anniversary in 2019. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Two posthumously honored at Bronx Veterans Parade

When the 34th Annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade in Throggs Neck steps off on Sunday, November 18, two deceased veterans with strong ties to the borough will be remembered. Read more…
Saluting those that served. Read more…
A local councilman presented awards to 12 Bronx veterans during the celebration. Read more…
Crotona Park East

Bronx Veterans Day Parade Celebrated In Crotona

Crotona Park East

Bronx Veterans Day Parade Celebrated In Crotona

The Bronx Veterans Parade Task Team kicked off the borough’s Veterans Day celebrations with its fifth annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 3 at East 175th Street and Crotona Parkway. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Women Marines Association NY-6 Celebrates 100th

The Women Marines Association NY-6 Corporal Ramona Valdez Chapter commemorated its centennial on Saturday, October 27 at the Samuel H. Young American Legion Post 620. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Hawkins Ladies Auxiliary Honored

Throggs Neck

Hawkins Ladies Auxiliary Honored

Theodore Korony’s Ladies Auxiliary presented a Certificate of Appreciation to Leonard Hawkins Ladies Auxiliary for their support. Read more…
Parkchester

St Raymond HS Veteran Talks War On Terror

St. Raymond High School for Boys graduate Elias Aponte, Class of 2001, returned to his old stomping grounds on Monday, October 15 to speak with current juniors during their U.S. History and Government classes about the War on Terror. Read more…
A local American Legion post commemorated its namesake with a weekend of events. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Post 253 Ladies Auxiliary Hosts Sock Drives

Throggs Neck

Post 253 Ladies Auxiliary Hosts Sock Drives

The Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253 Ladies Auxiliary’s Support Our Troops program has been hard at work hosting sock drives at various locations to help service members stationed overseas. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Post 1456’s Support Our Troops Sock Hop

Throggs Neck

Post 1456’s Support Our Troops Sock Hop

The Throggs Neck Memorial Post 1456 recently held a sock hop event to promotea Support Our Troops sock drive. Read more…
A monument honoring the sacrifices of soldiers serving in World War I was rededicated at the centennial year of the end of the conflict. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Post 1456 Holds POW/MIA Candlelight Vigil

The Throggs Neck Memorial Post 1456 remembered NYS POW/MIAs at a somber event. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Military Order Of The Purple Heart’s Anniversary Luncheon

The Military Order of the Purple Heart Colon-Rivera Memorial Chapter 3 NYC recently celebrated its 27th Anniversary Luncheon at Marina del Rey Caterers. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Vets advocate, Bronx Times columnist Paul Golluscio, 80

A beloved Williamsbridge veteran who fought to help his fellow service members was remembered. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Welcomes Home Iraq War Veteran

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was part of a welcoming party for David, a hero from the 13th Council District, who recently return home from military duty in Iraq. Read more…
Spencer Estate

Spencer Estate street naming honors soldier, 52nd Pct. officer

A true American hero was fittingly remembered at a location that meant so much to him. Read more…
A father and son are remembering brave soldiers who fought in what is often referred to simply as ‘the war.’ Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Pelham Parkway Army Captain encourages military careers

A U.S. Army officer who grew up in the borough is now an important part of the country’s intelligence community. Read more…
Castle Hill

Volunteers help Unionport Post 1065 with renovations

A local American Legion post in the borough got a helping hand from with needed building renovations. Read more…
World War II veteran and centenarian Ciro Salemi received a patriotic gift from a local congressman. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Korony Post 253 Salutes Scholars, Officers

A local veterans post saluted several honorees at an annual event. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Crowley Holds Vets Resource Forum

Congressman Joseph Crowley held an informative resources forum with local veterans. Read more…
Throggs Neck

New AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Officers

Throggs Neck

New AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Officers

Thomas Messina, representing Congressman Joseph Crowley swore in the newly elected officers of the AMVETS Post 38 Ladies Auxiliary on Tuesday, June 19. Read more…
Fordham South

Cadets Engage In Drill Competition

Fordham South

Cadets Engage In Drill Competition

Cadets from the CYO Sea Cadet Corps, Star Of The Sea - Sea Cadet Corps and the New York Grey Cadets competed in squad drills, platoon drills and individual drill downs. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Post 620 Hosts Retirement Of The Colors

The Samuel H. Young American Legion Post 620 gave several discarded American flags a proper send off. Read more…
Throggs Neck

American Legion hosts ‘sock drive’ for combat troops

Local east Bronx American Legion posts are taking up an effort to bring comfort to U.S. troops serving overseas in Afghanistan. Read more…
Councilman Andy King joined joined Co-op City American Legion Post 1871 and Riverbay Corp. members in saluting our nation’s fallen warriors. Read more…
Bronxites saluted a family man who believed in liberty and the ‘American Cause’. Read more…
City Island

City Island Memorial Day Parade

City Islanders remembered our nation’s fallen heroes on Memorial Day. Read more…
Throggs Neck

TN Post 1456’s Memorial Day Ceremony

A local veterans post hosted a somber Memorial Day ceremony remembering our nation’s heroes who gave all to defend their country. Read more…
Van Nest

East Bronx History Forum, VNNA Salute Vets

The Van Nest Neighborhood Alliance and the East Bronx History Forum presented ‘Memorial Day 2018’ on Monday, May 28 at Van Nest War Memorial. Read more…
Throggs Neck

AMVETS Post 38 Salutes Walter Fufidio

Throggs Neck

AMVETS Post 38 Salutes Walter Fufidio

In honor of Memorial Day, AMVETS Post 38 and AMVETS Post 38 Ladies Auxiliary members saluted World War II Marine corporal Walter Fufidio for whom their post is named. Read more…
City Island

Gjonaj Attends City Island Memorial Day Ceremony

A local councilman remembered the fallen at a time honored tradition. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Attends Fleet Week Activity

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was proud to meet captains Mark Woolley and James Regan and get a glimpse of our military’s newest ship for Fleet Week in NYC. Read more…
Co-op City

Post 1871’s Memorial Day Ceremony

Co-op City

Post 1871’s Memorial Day Ceremony

The Co-op City American Legion Post 1871 and Riverbay Corp. remembered our nation’s fallen heroes on Memorial Day weekend. Read more…
Edgewater Park

Edgewater Park Memorial Day Parade

A ceremony, paying homage to all U.S. service members, was held in front of the Edgewater Park Firehouse. Read more…
Morris Park

Diaz Salutes Our Borough’s Veterans

The borough president and his Bronx Veterans Advisory Council paid tribute to several local veterans serving their communities. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rivera Inducts Copeland Into Vets Hall Of Fame

Claude S. Copeland, Jr., was a Specialist for the United States Army from May 2001 to November 2008. In 2003, he was deployed to Iraq for almost a year. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Professor’s Collage Salutes Vets

Professor Victor Mastrovincenzo recently created a photo collage honoring our borough’s veterans for their bravery and service. Read more…
Congressman Joseph Crowley announced legislation to help student veterans find affordable housing and safeguard them from predatory landlords. Read more…
Theordore Korony American Legion Post 253 saluted a local hero at its time honored Support the Troops Bingo Night. Read more…
Bedford Park

CB 7 Hosts Vets Brunch Awards Gala

Community Board 7 honored five local veterans with an ‘Eagle’ at its annual Veterans Brunch Awards. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Korony Post 253 Swears-In Caruso

A local veteran was officially welcomed into the Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253. Read more…
The Throggs Neck Memorial American Legion Post 1456 Ladies Auxiliary saluted Vietnam War veterans at an appreciation luncheon. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Post 1456 Hosts Baby Shower

Throggs Neck

Post 1456 Hosts Baby Shower

The Throggs Neck Memorial American Legion Post 1456’s Ladies Auxiliary from American hosted a baby shower for veterans of the VA Hospital. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Post 253 Swears-In Legion Members

Throggs Neck

Post 253 Swears-In Legion Members

A special swearing-in ceremony was held to initiate new members to the Theodore Korony American Legion Post 253. Read more…
University Heights

Korony’s Belly Bomber Bingo At VA

Theodore Korony American Legion and Auxiliary members held its annual Belly Bomber Bingo at the Kingsbridge Road VA hospital on Tuesday, March 20. Read more…
Pelham Bay

WWI Antiques Roadshow Held

Pelham Bay

WWI Antiques Roadshow Held

In commemoration of World War I’s centennial, the East Coast Doughboys hosted its second annual Great War Swap and Sale. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Tuskegee Airman, Bronxite, Floyd Carter passes at 95

A legendary Tuskegee Airman has earned his angel wings. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Classical play production to help veterans

A local veterans organization is presenting a performance of a classical play and panel discussion to raise awareness about veteran suicide. Read more…
Spencer Estate

Klein, Aunt Cathy Send Valentine’s

Nineteen local schools donated Valentine’s Day gifts and cards for veterans and troops. Read more…
University Heights

Senator Klein Hosts Valentine’s For Vets

University Heights

Senator Klein Hosts Valentine’s For Vets

In honor of Valentine’s Day, a local senator and many others spread the love to former service members. Read more…
Castle Hill

Holy Family Cadets Promotion Ceremony

Castle Hill

Holy Family Cadets Promotion Ceremony

The Star of the Seas-Sea Cadet Corps. hosted its 64th Semi-Annual Review and Promotion Exercise at Holy Family School. Read more…
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