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WWII Purple Heart Recipient Dies After Testing Positive for Coronavirus
By Ruschell Boone Queens
PUBLISHED 7:20 PM ET May. 16, 2020
Spectrum News NY1
“William Costello was a reluctant hero. His family said the WWII veteran rarely spoke about the war, even though he received a Purple Heart and several medals for his bravery, but it’s a big part of his legacy. The 95 year old died at a nursing home after testing positive for the coronavirus.
“He always felt that the other men who he was in the army with, who didn’t survive, were the real heroes,” his daughter Lynda Stewart said.”
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Queens Bus Redesign
From: Akshar Patel
Deputy Chief of Staff
NYS Senator John C. Liu
38-50 Bell Blvd, Suite C
Bayside, NY 11361
The draft plan for the Queens Bus Redesign has been released. Senator Liu sent a letter to the MTA with all the input our office has received and I have attached a copy HERE
The link for the draft plan is Queens Bus Redesign Draft Plan
Senator Liu encourages you to provide your input on the proposed plan. Below are the time and dates for some public workshops scheduled by the MTA. We also plan to schedule a forum in the district and will send details in the near future. Please also be sure to share your input with the MTA (Queens Bus Redesign Comments) and with our office at email@example.com or 718-765-6675.
Thank you for working with us to make the Queens bus system safe & effective for our community.
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