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Marines from USS Arlington donate time to feed hungry

Lance Cpl. Calvin Shamoon DVIDS BOSTON – A group of more than 20 Marines with U.S. Marine Forces Command and II Marine Expeditionary Force aboard the USS Arlington (LPD-24) amphibious transport dock ship could have spent their time exploring the city of Boston but instead they chose to volunteer their time at the Greater Boston Food […]

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Flushing memorial park to commemorate 9/11 heroes

Madina Toure Times Ledger Queens Community Board 7 unanimously passed a motion at its monthly board meeting last week approving the renaming of 154th Street and 26th Avenue in Flushing “Heroes Memorial Way” to honor victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks and civil servants who perished in the line of duty. The corner will […]

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9/11 victim Matthew David Yarnell identified, nearly 14 years on

Telegraph Nearly 14 years after the September 11 attacks on New York, the remains of a victim from the neighboring state of New Jersey has finally been identified. The New York medical examiner identified the man as Matthew David Yarnell, who was aged 26 when he died in the al-Qaeda attacks that destroyed the Twin Towers […]

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