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July 4, 2014

Freedom among valued traits of America

PLATTSBURGH — Today's holiday is about celebrating America.

Here's what some Press-Republican Facebook followers had to say about what they love about America:

Elizabeth Rowe: "Everything — everyone should just take a look around the world."

Rose Portera Martin: "Awesome country. Thanks to our men and women who have given their lives so we can (live free). Rest peacefully. God for bless you all."

Khristina Heffernan: "Being able to celebrate the independence of our country through music."

Angela St. Clair Pinckard: "The friendly people."

Amanda Trow-Racine: "Freedom .... brought to us by the brave souls who came before us. Geography ... that gives us something for everyone's taste. God Bless America..."

Joanne Hebert: "The bravery and vision of our founding fathers."

Gary Hart: "The idea of what our country once was."

Jessie French: "I think 'Being An American' says is all!!"

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