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MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY POLICE TO SEND CHRISTMAS TREES TO U.S. SOLDIERS STATIONED IN MIDDLE EAST

Date: Dec 02, 2005
Press Release Number: 144-2005

Members of the Port Authority Police Department will send about 1,000 Christmas trees, along with lights, ornaments, menorahs, cards and letters from local schoolchildren, personal items and small gifts, to U.S. service personnel on active duty in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait on Tuesday, December 6, at 10 a.m.

Media are invited to attend as the assembled items are loaded onto trucks and taken to John F. Kennedy International Airport. Media interested in attending should report to Dee’s Nursery, 69 Atlantic Avenue, Oceanside, New York.

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Contact: Tony Ciavolella
Port Authority
212 435-7777