Last year on Veterans Day, Tina Vasquez was living in a Queens homeless shelter.
But this Veterans Day, the Operation Desert Storm veteran will be living in a new Bronx apartment building with a computer lab, free wireless Internet, framed art-house photographs and a scenic rooftop garden.Larry Fowler, an Iraq War veteran, shows off a studio apartment at Kingsbridge
The Bronx native, 54, recently moved into Kingsbridge Terrace, a supportive housing residence in Kingsbridge Heights that celebrated its grand opening Thursday.
“I love it,” said the thin, energetic woman with dancing eyes and bright auburn hair. “I can cook. I can have family visit. I can walk around in my birthday suit if I want to.bronx apartment building, Bronx Health, Bronx Living, Bronx native, Bronx News, Bronx People, homeless, Kingsbridge Heights, Kingsbridge Terrace, Larry Fowler, The Bronx, US Troops