Bay Ridge pols look to bathe Freedom Tower in gold
By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle The Freedom Tower will be bathed in gold in a tribute to the courage of children with cancer if Bay Ridge lawmakers get their way. U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, state Sen. Marty Golden, Assemblymembers Alec Brook-Krasny and Nicole Malliotakis and Councilmember Vincent Gentile have jointly written a letter to Patrick Foye, executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the […]
Michael Grimm’s service to our nation began at the age of nineteen, when he left college after his freshman year and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps to serve the country that he loves and respects. After serving in the Persian Gulf War and being awarded a Combat Meritorious Promotion to Non-Commissioned Officer, Grimm returned as a combat veteran to an active reserve status and continued his education.