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Hero House Giveaway Wants You To Help WNY Veterans + Win A New House [AUDIO]

Here's an opportunity to help the growing number of homeless veterans in Western New York and possibly win a brand-new, custom-built house!

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Police Officer Saves Woman From Oncoming Train [VIDEO]

This police officer was just in time to rescue this woman from being struck by a train.

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TJ Forness
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TJ Forness 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. This week’s Hometown Hero is originally from Boston, N.Y. It’s Marine Corps Sergeant TJ Forness.

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Epic Helmet Cam Footage Of An F/A-18 Hornet Flight Pre-Check Puts You On The Flight Deck [VIDEO]

Top Gun has nothing on this footage!

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This Week We Honor Sgt. Shaina Schmigel — Our Hometown Hero

This week, we honor another WNY Native who has paid the ultimate sacrifice as a soldier for our country. Our Hometown Hero is 21-year-old Batavia Native US Army Sgt. Shaina Schmigel. 

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D-Day Veteran, 93, Honors Anniversary by Jumping Over Normandy Again [VIDEO]

Jim 'Pee Wee' Martin was not about to let the 70th anniversary of D-Day go by without showing his respects.

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Michael Shul Is This Week’s Hometown Hero!

This week's Hometown Hero is originally from Lackawana.  It's 19-year-old Airforce Airman First Class Michael Shul!

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Army Specialist Dylan Franklin
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Our Hometown Hero Of The Week — EOD Spc. Dylan Franklin

This week’s Hometown Hero is not only a hero to us, but to his soon-to-be sister-in-law too. Originally from Boston, N.Y., our Hometown Hero is 20-year-old Army EOD Specialist Dylan Franklin.

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Watch Deployed Air Force Dad Surprise Daughter at Graduation

It's a treat to see members of the military who surprise their families by returning home unannounced. This video proves that the sheer joy of that is as strong as ever.

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Anonymous “Air Force Wife” Pays For Firefighter Groceries [VIDEO]

A group of firefighters were standing in line waiting to pay for their groceries when a call came in. They all had to rush out to tend to the emergency, and upon their return to pay for and pick up their groceries, they had already been paid for.

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Marine Gives His Sister a Big Surprise on Her Wedding Day [Video]

In honor of Memorial Day, check out this sweet video of a marine surprising his sister on her wedding day -- but grab the tissues before you watch!

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If You’re Going To Visit A Grave This Memorial Day: What’s the Meaning Behind Leaving Coins on Military Headstones?

Have you ever wondered about the coins that seem to be placed on top of military headstones at cemeteries? You might be surprised to find out their meaning.

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