Revere resident Dominic Taverna is a military father. His son spent two tours of duty in Iraq. While his son was away, Dominic felt the stress and anxiety of having a loved one in combat. He thought the worry would cease when his son returned safely back home in 2007, but it continued as he
For the third consecutive year, Suburban Integrated Facilities Resources is showing their support for Veterans by participating in the 2016 Run to Home Base, Presented by New Balance on July 23rd. The Braintree–based company has over 30 employees, friends and family on the “Suburban Salutes” team. They are aiming to raise $30,000 to help Home
An Uxbridge, Massachusetts woman is lacing up her sneakers to support her husband and other Veterans affected by the invisible wounds of war. On Saturday, July 23, Amber Snow will participate in the 2016 Run to Home Base presented by New Balance. The 9k begins outside Fenway Park and ends with participants crossing home plate.
Why Do YOU run? For Peabody, Massachusetts resident Jay Medailleu, he participates in the Run to Home Base presented by New Balance each year to support Service Members and Veterans. “To see them all cheering us on, high-fiving and congratulating us as we cross home plate– it is incredible,” Medailleu says. “I originally signed up
When he returned home from serving overseas, Col. Paul G. Kirk was among a generation of soldiers met with a hero’s welcome. As commanding officer of the 101st Infantry Regiment, he served with the 26th (Yankee) Division of the Massachusetts National Guard and the 7th U.S. Army in France, receiving five battle stars in Europe