St. Bernard’s parish, Mill Basin, and the Long Island Council of the Knights of Columbus honored veterans, living and deceased, on Veterans Day.
The Sacred Heart Academy Twirlers in Glendale participated in the annual Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by the Middle Village Chamber of Commerce Nov. 5.
On Veterans Day, we remember the brave men and women who served their country so that others could enjoy their freedom. So let’s take some time to recognize the sacrifice of 2nd Lt. Peter Chappetto, uncle of Auxiliary Bishop Raymond Chappetto.
Fifty years after he put himself between a wounded Marine and fatal enemy gunfire, the story of Maryknoll Father Vincent R. Capodanno’s faith and sacrifice is being retold in a new movie.
Msgr. Terrence Mulkerin was ordained in 1961 but in 1988 he heard the call of another vocation and he answered it. He volunteered to serve in the U.S. military.