In the News - 2014

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R.I. Guard veteran hopes writing book will ease his pain, perhaps that of other soldiers

September 10, 2014

by G. Wayne Miller, Providence Journal The war that John DiRaimo, 53, physically left behind continues. A Rhode Island Army National Guard veteran who served a 13-month tour in Iraq…

Service dogs Jake, Rossi Boy named after fallen firefighters

July 23, 2014

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by Staff, Edward Walsh, Michael Kennedy died battling Boston fire Two service dogs-in-training have been named after two Boston firefighters who lost their lives in…

Service Dog Guides Marathon Bombing Victims Through A Grim Year

April 20, 2014

Sunday, April 20, 2014 by Sacha Pfeiffer, NPR — All Things Considered At Monday’s Boston Marathon, many runners will be on the course to honor the 16 people who lost…

How Boston marathon bombing survivors celebrated Valentine’s Day

February 17, 2014

Monday, February 17, 2014 by Claire Kim, MSNBC Two survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings celebrated Valentine’s Day in a very special way at Copley Place, near the site of…