Eastern Air Defense Sector and 224th Air Defense Group Recognize Outstanding Airmen, civilian for 2017

Airman 1st Class Nicholas Spine (right) receives the Outstanding Airman of the Year award from Eastern Air Defense Sector Commander Col. Emil Filkorn. Col. John Balbierer, 224th Air Defense Group Commander, is behind Spine. EADS and the 224th ADG held their annual awards banquet on Saturday, Jan. 20 at Hotel Utica in Utica, New […]

Morrisville National Guard Soldier Retires from Military Service

Morrisville National Guard Soldier Retires from Military Service

Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent retirement of members of the New York Army National Guard, marking their end of service to community, state and nation as part of the Army National Guard.

Sergeant Timothy Cleveland […]

Three NY National Guard Soldiers compete in regional National Guard biathlon

New York Army National Guard Soldiers will be at the 2018 National Guard Eastern Regional Biathlon held at the Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vermont, Jan. 24-28, 2018.

Three NY National Guard Soldiers compete in regional National Guard biathlon event in Vermont, Jan. 24-28

Three New York Army National Guard Soldiers are heading for […]

New York Army National Guard Soldier Reenlistments

New York Army National Guard Soldier Reenlistments

Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General, announces the recent reenlistment of members of the State National Guard in recognition of their continuing commitment to serve community, state and nation as part of the Army National Guard.

Sergeant First Class John Carpenter from West Edmeston reenlisted to […]

Markowski named Legionnaire of the Year

Pictured above is the Commander of Cazenovia American Legion Post 88 Richard Benner (center) presenting the 2018 Legionnaire of the Year Award Certificate to Post member Kevin Markowski with Post 88 Vice Commanders Chuck Amos (left) and Al Keilen (right) joining the celebration. Photo courtesy Gissin Photography

Markowski named Legionnaire of the Year

Commander […]

Dooley of Rome is new top enlisted leader for New York Air National Guard

Dooley of Rome is new top enlisted leader for New York Air National Guard

New York Air National Guard Chief Master Sgt. Maureen Dooley, a Rome resident, is now the top enlisted Airman for the 5,600-member New York Air National Guard.

Dooley previously served as the Senior Enlisted Leader and Group Superintendent for the 224th […]

Air Force Research Laboratory Information Directorate issues comptroller’s statement economic impact analysis

Air Force Research Laboratory Information Directorate issues comptroller’s statement economic impact analysis

The Air Force Research Laboratory Information Directorate, located in Rome, New York, leads the Air Force and Nation in Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) and Cyber science, technology, research and development.

It has a substantial […]

Myron Thurston III appointed as Clear Path’s Chief Development Officer

Myron Thurston III appointed as Clear Path’s Chief Development Officer

Clear Path for Veterans CEO and Co-Founder Melissa Spicer and husband David are the sixth generation to live on the family farm in Manlius. Clear Path’s most recent hire has an equally impressive agricultural lineage in the area.

Myron Thurston III is Clear Path’s new […]

Army National Guard Soldiers to deploy with 10th Mountain Division

Ninety-one New York Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) Main Command Post Operational Detachment have mobilized and will deploy with elements of the Division Headquarters later this year.

They are members of the New York Army National Guard’s newest unit, activated in 2016 in Syracuse, N.Y. , called a […]

Morgen Seely reenlists for continued service in New York Army National Guard

Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General, announces the recent reenlistment of members of the State National Guard in recognition of their continuing commitment to serve community, state and nation as part of the Army National Guard.

Staff Sergeant Morgen Seely from Madison has reenlisted to continue service with the Headquarters, 106th Regiment (Regional […]

N.Y. National Guard expects to conduct 11,170 military funeral services by end of 2017

Sgt. Nicklaus Hilts, presents a flag to a family member of Lawrence Ostwald during his burial at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, Dec 15, 2017.

By midnight on Dec. 31, New York’s Army and Air National Guard is expected to have conducted military funerals for 11,170 veterans during 2017.

Those honored […]

New York Air Guardsmen will be tracking Santa on Christmas Eve

Training for Santa tracking duties are (front to back) Master Cpl. Adam Kittson of the Royal Canadian Air Force, Major Kip Trausch and Master Sgt. Derek Gagnon, of the NY Air National Guard.

Eastern Air Defense Sector Airmen will take part in annual NORAD Santa Tracking

New York Air National Guardsmen and Royal Canadian […]