NEW ROCHELLE - A World War II veteran and treasure of New Rochelle turned 99 years old Sunday.

A celebration was held in the city for Bill Moye, who served at the Battle of the Bulge.

Friends and fellow veterans say he continues to serve the community. They say a positive attitude is the secret to his youth.

Moye’s party was sponsored by the New Rochelle American Legion Post 8 and Habitat for Humanity.