CORRECTED: New York Army National Guard soldiers competing in national Best Warrior Competition in Oklahoma

Soldiers from Greenwood Lake and New York City represent northeast in national Army National Guard competition Corporal Joseph Ryan competes in the northeast Best Warrior Competition in April, 2019.

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this press release mistakenly indicated that Corporal Joseph Ryan was a New York City resident. He is from Yonkers. The […]

Brookfield National Guard Soldier receives new rank, new responsibilities

Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Among them is Tyrell Owen of Brookfield, assigned to the 206th Military Police Company, who received a promotion […]

ICYMI: Brindisi to host veterans resource fair July 22 at Herkimer Community College

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi: We need to be doing everything we can to get our veterans the services they earned

WHO: Congressman Anthony Brindisi, Veterans Service Organizations, the Department of Veterans Affairs, state and local agencies, community leaders, and local veterans

WHAT: Veterans Resource Fair

WHERE: Herkimer Community College, Robert McLaughlin College Center, 100 Reservoir Road, Herkimer

WHEN: Monday, […]

Clear Path’s Warrior Classic to feature Navy SEAL, former NFL player Clint Bruce as guest speaker

U.S. Navy SEAL Veteran and former NLF linebacker Clint Bruce will be the guest speaker at this year’s Warrior Classic golf tournament to benefit Clear Path for Veterans.

The golf tournament, in its second year, will be held Aug. 19, 2019, at the Shenendoah course in Verona.

Golfers at the Warrior Classic will enjoy […]

Bill Smullen appointed CEO of advancement and strategy at Clear Path for Veterans

Pictured (from left) are Clear Path for Veterans executives: Chief Executive Officer of Advancement and Strategy F. William (Bill) Smullen, Co-Founder and Executive Director Melissa Spicer, and Chief Operations Officer Alex Behm.

Clear Path for Veterans’ Board of Directors announced the appointment of F. William (Bill) Smullen as its newly formed chief executive officer […]

Brindisi Votes to Invest in Rural Broadband and Better Care for Veterans

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) fought for Upstate New York priorities this week during debate of a second government funding package. Brindisi secured meaningful investment in veterans’ health care and rural broadband which will benefit the region.

“Taking care of our veterans and ensuring folks in the district have access to reliable […]

NY National Guard’s 27th Infantry gets new commander June 22, 2019

Colonel Robert Charlesworth, a veteran of the War in Afghanistan who recently served in the office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will take command of the New York Army National Guard’s 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team during a ceremony at Fort Drum at 2 p.m. on June 22.

Charlesworth will […]

Manlius National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities

Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Dylan Fort from Manlius, and assigned to the Company D, 2-108th Infantry received a promotion to the rank […]

Red Cross Hosting Military Family Salute Brunch

Saturday, June 22, 2019, at American Legion Post 787, Cicero

The American Red Cross is hosting a Military Family Salute and Reconnection Brunch on Saturday, June 22, from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at American Legion – James Harvey Spire Post 787, located at 5575 Legionnaire Drive, Cicero. 

The event is free to all […]

‘America’s Auctioneer’ Myers Jackson returns for annual fundraising barbecue at Clear Path for Veterans

“America’s Auctioneer” Myers Jackson will make a return visit to Clear Path for Veterans’ largest onsite fundraiser of the year: the Red, White & Blue Barbecue presented by SRC, Inc.

Well known as the star of DIY Network’s highest-rated show Texas Flip N Move, Jackson is an accredited auctioneer of real estate and a […]

Thank you to the veterans and their families who gave everything

Brindisi passes first bill through House

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi’s suicide prevention legislation passes House and moves to Senate

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The House of Representatives passed Congressman Anthony Brindisi’s (NY-22) first bill today. Brindisi’s Support for Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act, a bill to help prevent veteran suicide, sailed through the House and is on its way to the Senate.

“It is […]