I recently sat down with Emil Styka of Boardman, Ohio. A friend of Emil’s, Jo Ann Bryan, had emailed in response to an article I wrote on a remarkable World War II campaign at the Aleutian Islands, off the Alaskan coast. The article was published nationwide, including in the Youngstown Vindicator, where it caught Emil’s attention.
No patriotic American has to be reminded that Nov. 11th is Veterans Day. It’s unfortunate, however, that far too many people who are blessed to live in this country don’t know, or simply don’t care, about honoring veterans.
PEABODY, Mass. – Marjorie (Whaley) Tuzik, 97, died peacefully on Nov. 9. She was born in Houston, Texas on March 21, 1913. She is predeceased by her husband Theodore H. Tuzik and her daughter Carlyn T. Swanson.
TRENTON – The Division of Criminal Justice today obtained an indictment charging the leader and two other members of an alleged multi-national drug trafficking syndicate with first-degree drug charges in connection with a $10 million crop of marijuana they allegedly were growing inside five rented houses in New Jersey, officials announced.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Department of Health and Human Services unveiled a new comprehensive tobacco control strategy today that includes proposed new bolder health warnings on cigarette packages and advertisements.
UTICA, N.Y. – Though he has publicly denied intention to run for President in 2012, Gov. Chris Christie led the list of potential GOP candidates in a recent poll of Republican voters.
NEWARK – Two men were convicted by a federal jury Tuesday, after less than an hour of deliberation, for robbing a Bank of America branch in Franklin Township on March 12, 2009, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
FLORHAM PARK–According to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study, two out of every five drivers (41%) admit to having fallen asleep behind the wheel at some point, with one in ten saying they’ve done so in the past year.
TRENTON –A supervisor at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey training academy in Morris County and another employee at the academy pleaded guilty to theft charges for collecting pay and reimbursement based on false attendance, mileage and meal records they submitted, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.