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Salute to America concert honors Oyster Bay volunteers

Lifetime Achievement Award winner Joseph Ingino, 64, left,

Lifetime Achievement Award winner Joseph Ingino, 64, left, poses with Town of Oyster Bay Veteran Service Officer Matt Rufrano, 68, at the town's "Salute to America" Veterans Volunteer Awards held at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012) Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

The Salute to America Veterans Volunteer Awards were presented Tuesday as part of the "Music Under the Stars" concert series put together by the Town of Oyster Bay.

Recent graduates of the Town of Oyster Bay
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

Recent graduates of the Town of Oyster Bay Preschool program perform the national anthem through song and sign language at the "Salute to America" Veteran Volunteer Awards at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012)

The Color Guard lines up before the opening
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

The Color Guard lines up before the opening of the "Salute to America" Veterans Volunteer Awards held at John J. Burns Park in Massapeuqa. From left: Ckeanna Miller, 44; Dick Cote, 71; Bob Reilly, 74; Pat Pratola, 65; William Tuffy, 70; Robert Lane, 58; Bill Capparell, 72; Ray Easley, 56. (July 17, 2012)

Country band SixGun performs underneath colored lights at
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

Country band SixGun performs underneath colored lights at the “Salute to America” Veterans Volunteer Awards held at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012)

Town of Oyster Bay Veteran Volunteer of the
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

Town of Oyster Bay Veteran Volunteer of the Year award winner Jack Maxwell, 67, stands on the sidelines after receiving his award at the "Salute to America" Veterans Volunteer Awards held at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012)

A fireworks show lit up the sky at
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

A fireworks show lit up the sky at the end of the "Salute to America" Veterans Volunteer Awards held at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012)

Lifetime Achievement Award winner Joseph Ingino, 64, left,
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

Lifetime Achievement Award winner Joseph Ingino, 64, left, poses with Town of Oyster Bay Veteran Service Officer Matt Rufrano, 68, at the town's "Salute to America" Veterans Volunteer Awards held at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012)

The American flag hung behind the stage during
Photo Credit: Amy Onorato

The American flag hung behind the stage during the "Salute to America" Veterans Volunteer Awards at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. (July 17, 2012)

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