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Moving Memorial Honoring Military On Display In Oakdale

A moving memorial honoring military men and women is in our area.

09/16/2014

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Wounded Marine Receives Handicapped-Accessible Home

He lost both legs from a bomb in Afghanistan. But now, he’s got a handicapped-friendly home in Uniontown for free.

04/26/2014

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Artist Paints American Flag Tribute For Sgt. Vitale

Scott LoBaido is not just painting a wall. The artist from Staten Island paints giant American flags for veterans nationwide.

08/08/2013

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Long-Awaited Funeral Held For Local WWII Veteran

They’ve been waiting nearly 70 years, but the family of a World War II veteran is finally getting some closure. A funeral was held Saturday for Marine Corporal John Yeager of New Kensington.

09/15/2012

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Fallen World War II Marine Finally Coming Home

A local Marine is finally coming home nearly 70 years after his death. World War II Marine Corporal Jack Yeager, of New Kensington, was killed in action back in 1944.

09/14/2012

Volunteers put wreathes on the graves at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies Saturday morning. (Photo Credit: KDKA)

Wreath Laying Held At National Cemetery of the Alleghenies

CECIL TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – Western Pennsylvania is taking part in a nationwide event to pay tribute to veterans. Hundreds of volunteers, students and family members gathered in Cecil Township this weekend for a holiday ceremony […]

12/11/2010

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