ADDABBO HOSTS BBQ FOR OVER 100 VETERANS & THEIR FAMILIES

On Saturday afternoon, August 20, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., welcomed over 100 veterans and their families to his 3rd annual Veterans’ BBQ held outside his Howard Beach district office and VFW Post 2565, under the leadership of Mr. Pat Connolly.  The veterans and their families were served hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage and peppers, ice cream and soda by the Senator’s staff and local volunteers, while they enjoyed camaraderie and the comedy and music of Rock’n’ Randy and Johnny Christ. For a third consecutive year, food, drinks, ice and condiments were donated by local merchants Ragtime Deli, Russo’s on the Bay, Sal’s Meat Market, Old Howard Dairy, Brothers Deli, Sugar Bun Bakery and Carvel Ice Cream.