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Posted on: April 26, 2023

Team Eva... Running It Forward for 184 Miles

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Farmingville, NY –  On April 25, Supervisor Ed Romaine (center right) and Councilwoman Jane Bonner (center left) welcomed Ultra-Marathon runner Eva Casale and “Team EVA” (Every Veteran Appreciated) at Brookhaven Town Hall during her ”7 Marathons in 7 Days.” Starting on April 23, Casale has led the team during what she calls “Every Veteran Appreciated” Week. Each day’s marathon will be focused on honoring local servicemen killed in action and will be linked to communities they call home. Day 3 was dedicated to “Michael Murphy/Brookhaven Fallen Heroes Day” By April 29, the team will have visited over 350 Points of Honor and will have laid over 350 flowers, cones, wreaths, and flags in memory of our Fallen Heroes. During the Team EVA stop at Town Hall, the Supervisor and Councilwoman presented Ms. Casale with a proclamation declaring April 26 as “Eva Casale Day” in the Town of Brookhaven. For more information about Team EVA, visit

Pictured front row, left to right are Team EVA Member and Blue Star Parent Susan Warsaw; Team EVA Member Mick Gadaleta; Councilwoman Jane Bonner; Eva Casale; Supervisor Ed Romaine; Patriot Guard Rider and Gold Star Parent Theresa Martinelli, Team Eva Logistic Director Mike Gadaleta. Pictured in the back row, left to right are Team EVA Member Lisa Bomse; Patriot Guard Rider member Pete Jebson, LI ABATE Member Jim Barr, Patriot Guard Member June Jebson, Team EVA Member and Blue Star Parent Andrew Warsaw and Team EVA Member Kevin Arloff.
Team Eva 2023 group photo

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