Dozens of former service members from across Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester will be recognized Saturday evening during the second annual Veterans Hall of Fame (HOF) for New York’s 40th State Senate District.
Yorktown, N.Y. – (3/1/13) – Senator Greg Ball (R,C,I – Patterson) presented the 5th graders at Benjamin Franklin Elementary School in Yorktown with New York State Senate Proclamations for completing the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program (D.A.R.E.).
Brewster, N.Y. – (3/2/13) – Over two dozen veterans from throughout the Hudson Valley were honored at Senator Greg Ball (R,C,I - Patterson) 2nd Annual Veterans’ Hall of Fame Ceremony. Among them, was Richard Bertram from the Town of Somers.
The Veterans’ Hall of Fame was created by Senator Ball, and designed to honor outstanding veterans throughout the 40th Senate District. Each veteran that was honored will also be individually featured on a traveling wall that will tour local municipalities throughout the 40th district.