Hometown Hero: Navy officer candidate Alex Aaron Kania

Chicago's Afternoon News

Alex Aaron Kania at his swearing ceremony at the Naval Station Great Lakes. From left to right Alex’ younger brother- Adam Kania, mother – Teresa Kania, Aaron, and his father – Keith Kania.
(Courtesy of Alex Aaron Kania)

Alex Aaron Kania, a Navy officer candidate and native of Rosemont, joins Dean Richards (in for Steve Bertrand) on Chicago’s Afternon News with his mentor, junior high school science teacher and Gold Star Parent, Robert Stack. Alex hopes to complete the 13-week program at the Officer Candidate School in Rhode Island, IL and go on to a long career as a Naval Flight Officer.

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