Thursday, December 18, 2014


Follow us:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to this news feed 


Capital Region

Blue Friday fundraiser honors local law enforcement

  • Text size: + -
Albany/HV: Blue Friday fundraiser honors local law enforcement
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Friday marks the start of the 10th annual Blue Friday fundraising event.

The fundraiser benefits families of fallen police officers through Blue Friday of New York. Blue carnations, apparel, and limited edition Blue Friday challenge coins are all available for purchase.

Blue Friday started 10 years ago after the deaths of Albany Police Lieutenant John Finn and Schenectady Police Officer Eric Verteramo. In conjunction with the fundraiser, the third annual Blue Friday Fallen Officers Memorial Ride is scheduled for Sunday.

For more information about participating in the ride, or how to donate to the cause, visit ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP