VIDEO: Orange County veteran sees opportunities as local laborer

After serving five years in the U.S. Army, including two deployments to Iraq, Ted Fotopoulos of Middletown wanted a job that would provide him with the security to raise a family and stay in the Hudson Valley. He’s now a first year apprentice for Local 279 of the New England Regional Council of Carpenters working for Penlyn Construction. He recently shared his story during the rebuilding of the Michael Kors Outlet at Woodbury Common in Central Valley.