Charles J. Fuschillo Jr.'s posts related to Veterans

SENATOR FUSCHILLO, ASSEMBLYMAN McDONOUGH & LONG ISLAND CARES KICK OFF FOOD DRIVE TO BENEFIT VETERANS IN NEED

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (second right), Assemblyman McDonough (second left), and Long Island Cares’ Executive Director Paule Pachter (third left) are joined by (left to right) Wantagh American Legion Commander Jack Bergersen, Wantagh American Legion members Gary Siminowitz, Joe Stein, and Will Sterling, and Nassau County American Legion Commander Frank Colon in kicking off a food drive to benefit veterans in need.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO SALUTES THE WOUNDED WARRIORS

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) today joined with hundreds of local residents and cyclists in support of the annual Wounded Warriors bike ride.

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Merrick Veteran Robert Tom Riordan Inducted Into NYS Senate's Veterans Hall of Fame by Senator Fuschillo

Video of when Merrick Veteran Robert Tom Riordan was inducted into the NYS Senate's Veterans Hall of Fame by Senator Fuschillo. Tom is a longtime American Legion member who has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of other veterans and soldiers currently serving overseas.

SENATOR FUSCHILLO NAMES MERRICK RESIDENT TO SENATE’S VETERANS HALL OF FAME

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that Merrick resident Robert Tom Riordan, a Marine Corps veteran, has been named to the New York State Senate’s Veterans Hall of Fame. The program recognizes veterans from all across the state for either extraordinary efforts in combat or in work performed after discharge from the service.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO JOINS WITH LOCAL VETERANS IN REMEMBERING ANNIVERSARY OF ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo thanks the Pearl Harbor survivors and all other veterans for their service to our country during the “Dropping of the Roses” ceremony at the American Airpower Museum.

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SEAFORD VETERAN RECEIVES NEW YORK STATE MEDAL FOR MERIT FROM SENATOR FUSCHILLO

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right) presents the New York State Medal For Merit to Michael Mulvihill (second right), a Navy veteran and resident of Seaford.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO HONORED FOR HIS WORK ON BEHALF OF RETURNING COMBAT VETERANS

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) was recently honored by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) for his efforts to help veterans returning from overseas combat.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES FREEPORT’S STEPHEN NICOLINO INDUCTED INTO SENATE’S VETERANS HALL OF FAME

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that Freeport resident Stephen Nicolino has been inducted into the New York State Senate’s Veterans Hall of Fame. Mr. Nicolino was named to the Hall of Fame by Senator Fuschillo.

     “Stephen Nicolino is a devoted and tireless advocate for our nation’s heroes. He has organized numerous service projects to aid local veterans, soldiers fighting overseas, and the community as a whole, and continues to serve in many different community organizations. His many years of service to his fellow veterans and the community make him most deserving of this honor, and it is my pleasure to congratulate him,” said Senator Fuschillo.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO JOINS WITH MERRICK COMMUNITY IN COMMEMORATING MEMORIAL DAY

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently joined with members of the Merrick and North Merrick community to commemorate Memorial Day at the annual Memorial Day Parade.

     The Merrick/North Merrick Memorial Day Parade is an annual community tradition which pays tribute to all of the veterans who served our nation, most especially the ones who made the ultimate sacrifice defending our country. Hundreds of Merokians lined Merrick Avenue between Veterans Plaza and the Veterans Monument at Lee Avenue to view the parade and show their appreciation for our American heroes.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO HELPS DEDICATE NEW VETERANS MEMORIAL IN ROOSEVELT

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently joined with members of the Roosevelt community at the dedication of a new veterans monument in Roosevelt.

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