Thank You to Master Sergeant Christopher Lopardi – Our Hometown Hero Of The Week!
It’s time once again for our Hometown Hero, brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs gaming. This Week’s Hometown Hero is originally from West Seneca, NY. It’s 28 year old Master Sergeant Christopher Lopardi!
Help Us Thank Local Military Families With a Donation to Townsquare Cares
We here at WYRK want to say thank you to our enlisted men and women, and their families, in Buffalo who sacrifice so much for all of us all year long. Now through Veterans Day - November 11th - we’re supporting “Townsquare Cares for Military Families...
Airman First Class Scott Aldinger Is Our Hometown Hero Of The Week!
It’s time once again for our Hometown Hero, brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs gaming. This Week’s Hometown Hero is originally from Alden, NY. Serving the Air Force National Guard . It’s 21 year old Airman First Class Scott Aldinger.
Daniel Henderson Is This Week’s Hometown Hero!
It's time for this week's Hometown Hero -- brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs Gaming. Today's Hometown Hero comes to us originally from Alexander. He has already served for six years in the Army so far, and he's still counting. Our Hometown Hero is Sergeant Dani…
Vehicles for Vets Finalist: Brad Schumacher, U-S Air Force
This week's Basil Vehicles for Vets finalist was nominated by April LoTempio who tells us Air National Guardsman Brad Schumacher desperately needs to replace his 15-year old truck. While his wife and unborn daughter recover from fetal surgery in Philadelphia, Brad continually makes the long commute…
Marine Corps Sergeant Dennis Emke Is Today’s Hometown Hero!
It’s time once again for our Hometown Hero, brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs gaming. This Week’s Hometown Hero is originally from Lockport, NY. He serves our country proudly in the United States Marine Corps. It’s …
Vehicles for Vets Finalist: Ricky Joyner, U-S Army
This week's Basil Vehicles for Vets finalist is Ricky Joyner who was nominated by his daughter Christina Joyner who says her dad deserves to be appreciated for what he has done for the country and for what he does every day. She says she doesn't know any other man who alway…
Vehicles for Vets Finalist: Debbra Ransom, U-S Army
This week's Basil Vehicles for Vets finalist was nominated by Charles Everett who tells us Debbra Ransom has diligently worked in service for veterans in WNY. She's a mother of three who through the years has become a foster mom to 14 children.
Vehicles for Vets Finalist: Jesse Lind, USMC
Jesse Lind is this week's Vehicles for Vets finalist. Stacey Fitzpatrick made the nomination and tells us Jesse broke his back in three places while on active duty leaving him paralyzed from the waist down. Despite the odds he now walks with canes and leg braces. He went on to college, earning a ba…
See 240 Years of Army Uniforms in Two Minutes [VIDEO]
This is pretty cool! See the progression of uniforms in the Army from war to war.