More than a dozen veteran North Fork fire department volunteers were honored for 50 years of service at a ceremony in Cutchogue Thursday.
The men, who come from four different area fire departments, were recognized with an award from the New York State Association of Fire Police.
Honored at the ceremony held at the Cutchogue firehouse on New Suffolk Road were:
EAST MARION FIRE DEPARTMENT
Frank Begora Jr.
GREENPORT FIRE DEPARTMENT
Richard Sledjeski (posthumously)
JAMESPORT FIRE DEPARTMENT
Daniel Kaelin II
ORIENT FIRE DEPARTMENT
Robert Reeves Jr.