December 2, 2021

Legion chief visits Cortland

October 31, 2019

Mike McDermott of Homer, the New York state commander of the American Legion, laid a wreath Wednesday at a veterans memorial in Cortland. But really, he was in town to listen. Since September, McDermott has […]

No ‘once upon a time’

March 30, 2019

Ask a table-full of Vietnam veterans what they tell kids about their experience in one of the most-protracted, controversial combat environments in U.S. history. Dead silence. “A fairy tale starts out once upon a time,” […]