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(July 17) Today's Top Headlines - Lowe's workers stay late to fix vet's wheelchair

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Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014 9:04 am

Fox News:

Three employees at a Lowe’s store on New York’s Staten Island stayed well past closing time last week to repair a Vietnam veteran’s wheelchair that he asked the Veterans Administration to replace two years ago.

"They said, 'You're not leaving till it's like new again,'" Michael Sulsona, the double-amputee veteran, said. The wheelchair apparently broke down in the store.

Sulsona, 62, who said up to that point he heard nothing from the VA about a replacement chair, but felt uplifted by the workers at the store. He sent a letterto his local newspaper, The Staten Island Advance, to publicly thank the employees who stayed at the store well past 10 p.m. and didn’t charge him anything.

For the full story, visit: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2014/07/17/2-years-gone-by-and-veteran-request-va-unanswered-store-workers-fix-broken/

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