SENATOR ADDABBO HONORS VETERANS WITH ANNUAL BARBEQUE

 

Queens, NY, September 13, 2010 – With the end of summer fast
approaching, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach)
wants to welcome all local veterans and their families to his
2nd Annual Veterans’ Barbeque. 


Save the date: 
Saturday, September 25 – Veterans’ BBQ


160th Avenue & 102nd Street, Howard Beach


Noon to 4 PM



The Senator and his staff reached out to the various Queens chapters
of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Knights of Columbus,
Catholic and Jewish War Veterans, to be their special guests, so they
could cook and serve them BBQ fare and host one more outdoor neighborhood
event.  Important:  in order to know how many are expected, those planning
to attend must R.S.V.P. by calling Senator Addabbo’s Howard Beach
district office at 718-738-1111 no later than September 23, for
preparation purposes.


“This is just our small way of saying ‘Thank you for your
service’ -- not only to our local veterans but also to their families.
All nobly served our country in years past and of course, many brave
volunteers are currently doing so in Afghanistan and Iraq.  We should
show our veterans that we appreciate their dedication and commitment
not just on Veterans Day but every day of the year,” Addabbo concluded.
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