Submitted Photo A new plaque featuring an excerpt from Pres. Abraham Lincoln second inaugural address has been installed in the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park in Towanda. “We found it inspiring and a good fit for the general tone of our project,” said Joe Doherty, founder of the Bradford County
Submitted Article American Legion Riders Post #49 of Troy, PA donated $800.00 to the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park Association, representing proceeds from their recent benefit motorcycle run. Participating in the check presentation at Towanda were (from left) BCVMPA Secretary Sandy Doherty, Veterans Park Administration Officer, Lt. Col. George Crowell,
Submitted Article Joe Doherty, originator of the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park, would like to see the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park completed as much as every other supporter of the eight-year endeavor. What follows is an edited version of a letter recently sent by Doherty to those, like EndlessMtnLifestyles.com,
The Quintessential Soldiers (above) will be seen in a new light when a steel rotunda with recessed lighting is constructed at the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park in Towanda. Fundraising is currently underway to complete the project. By Rick Hiduk After a short break from the Bradford County Veterans Memorial
New statuary is completing the look of the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park (BCVMP) envisioned by its founders. The group has competed its fundraising mission and will conduct a final project event that will coincide with Independence Day Weekend. Above photo by J Hawke Photo / Additional photos and story by Rick
Photos and commentary by Rick Hiduk An extremely mild winter allowed grass to grow around Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park in Towanda after the paver-brick walkway and benches were installed in the fall. The final phase of construction is underway, but one critical element is threatened by a lack of funding.
During the summer of 2015, a Penn State Master Gardener from Bradford County designed and installed a drought-resistant garden in reds, whites and blues for the Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park in Towanda. The Master Gardeners remind all county residents that they are available to answer questions about and assist
Photos and Story by Rick Hiduk Neil Lewis (top, from left) and Matt Forrest of of Belles Monument Company, Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park Association (BCVMPA) associate Joe Doherty, and Keith Lewis of Belles flank the Veterans poem monument that was installed at the park in Towanda on March 27.