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Cpl. Brian Martin, who was with the 173rd
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Cpl. Brian Martin, who was with the 173rd Airborne Brigade in Afghanistan, with his wife, Dana, and 5-month-old son Treyson at their home in Coram. After the theft of their vehicle was reported on News 12 Long Island, the community responded in a big way. (Aug. 4, 2012)(Credit: Steve Pfost)

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Vet gets a helping hand

Army veteran Brian Martin receives help from the community and Joe Amodei, whose auto-repair chain, The Collision Centers, participates in Recycled Rides. The community service project of the National Auto Body Council that repairs banged-up cars and donates them to needy families.

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