Tag: Afghanistan

Airman from Long Island Killed in Afghanistan

New York Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Louis M. Bonacasa was among six US military service members killed Monday.

No Syrian Refugee ‘Tent City’ Coming To Long Island, Insists Local...

"It is not the refugee outflows that cause terrorism, it is terrorism, tyranny and war that create refugees."

Shamar Thomas Freed From Northport VA After Controversial Detention; Marine’s Stay...

The courageous Marine-turned-Occupy Wall Street hero-turned-reality TV star shifted some of the attention regarding his detention at Northport VA toward the plight of other vets with PTSD.

John Oliver Will Unleash Serious Hysterics at NYCB Theatre at Westbury

Journalism? Rebel comedy? Simply Oliver’s own witty charm, good looks and simple observations? All of the above!? Pure magic.

Long Island Soldiers Featured in New Book, Bedrooms of the Fallen

The soldiers are among 40 who died in Iraq and Afghanistan memorialized in the new book.

New and Old Techs Enlisted to Treat Returning Vets

Among those to begin using the VR software is the Phobia and Trauma Clinic at Hofstra University’s Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center.

Michael Hastings, Journalist and Author, Dead at 33

"Hastings will be remembered for his fearless, award-winning journalism and relentless pursuit of the truth."

State of the Union Addresses Long Island Issues

Among the many issues the president delved into Tuesday night were immigration, veterans affairs, climate change and gun control, all of which concern Long Islanders.
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