Some elementary school kids in Delaware County got a glimpse of what it’s like to be a Marine in Afghanistan Thursday.
Students at St. Andrews School in Drexel Hill wanted to deliver a special Christmas message Wednesday to troops serving in Afghanistan, and as KYW Newsradio’s Michelle Durham reports, their presentation was unique and memorable.
The murder of a Wilmington woman allegedly committed this week by a decorated Afghanistan war veteran is raising awareness about the need for families who see signs of trouble in returning loved ones to get them help.
Family and friends waited one year to show their signs, their love and their appreciation for the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, 131st Transportation Company.
Some 300 listened as Biden hailed those who served their country, particularly the two-million-plus young people who stepped up after America was attacked a decade ago.
“And the money will all go towards our Merry Christmas mission where we send Christmas and Hanukkah to our Marines in Afghanistan. That’s a huge $500,000 mission,” organizer Patty Lewis said.
A Marine helicopter pilot from southern New Jersey who was killed in combat in Afghanistan late last month has been laid to rest.
Ken Iannelli heard a knock at his door Wednesday that changed his life forever.
A United States Marine from Gloucester County, New Jersey has been killed while serving his country in Afghanistan.
In one of the first ceremonies that will mark the tenth anniversary of 9-11, Pennsylvania State Police personnel who’ve served in the military over the past decade were honored during an event near Harrisburg.
A tearful farewell was said today for US Navy petty officer Michael Strange, who was killed in the line of duty earlier this month in Afghanistan.
A memorial softball game was played in the Fishtown section of the city Friday night to honor Michael Strange, one of the Navy Seals killed when a helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan one week ago.
A Marine from New Jersey has been killed while serving his country in Afghanistan. Cpl. Nicholas Ott is the third local serviceman that died in combat this week.
President Barack Obama flew on Marine One to Dover Air Force Base today to honor the U.S. forces killed over the weekend in Afghanistan.
An Army Ranger from Pitman, New Jersey is the latest casualty in the war on terror.