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!!"