New York Army National Guard announces soldier re-enlistments

New York Army National Guard announces soldier re-enlistments

Major General Ray Shields, 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.

First Sergeant Michael Ellis from Chittenango reenlisted to continue service […]

Southern Hills Posse riders help raise more than $43K through the Ride for Clear Path

Participants depart Clear Path on the first leg of the 2018 ride. (Photo submitted by Clear Path for Veterans)

Southern Hills Posse riders help raise more than $43K through the Ride for Clear Path

Thanks to the efforts of the members of the Southern Hills Posse Motorcycle Club and more than 400 motorcycle participants, […]

Brindisi: Utica veterans housing project will provide needed support

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi: Utica veterans housing project will provide needed support

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi today issued the following statement regarding the opening today of a $3.2 million supportive housing project for veterans and their families at the Utica Center for Development’s Central New York Veterans Outreach […]

Annual Thanksgiving dinner at Clear Path for Veterans to serve 500-plus

Veteran Alfred “Earl” Stone of Chittenango enjoys the offering of the 2017 Thanksgiving Day dinner at Clear Path for Veterans in Chittenango. (Photo courtesy Clear Path for Veterans)

Annual Thanksgiving dinner at Clear Path for Veterans to serve 500-plus

More than 100 volunteers at Clear Path for Veterans in Chittenango will help prepare for […]

Five New York Air National Guardsman at EADS Receive New Ranks

Five New York Air National Guardsman at EADS Receive New Ranks

Lt. Col. Joe Roos (left), 224th Air Defense Squadron Commander, promotesTech. Sgt. Kathleen Bielecki at a recent ceremony.

Lt. Col. Joe Roos (left), 224th Air Defense Squadron Commander, promotes Staff Sgt. Sullivan Derrick at a recent ceremony.

Maj. Gen. Raymond F. Shields, […]

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Solvay National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities

Solvay 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.

Skyler Moyer from Solvay, assigned to the 206th Military Police […]

Military appreciation celebration at Utica Library Nov. 10

Military appreciation celebration at Utica Library Nov. 10

On Saturday, Nov. 10, the Utica Public Library will host a military appreciation celebration in the library gallery from noon to 4 p.m. The event is meant to honor and show appreciation to the men and women who have served or are currently serving in the United […]

Tom Henry talks about Americans “Over There” in World War I 

Tom Henry talks about Americans “Over There” in World War I

In a World War I Centenary program at Oneida Public Library, historian and lecturer Tom Henry on Saturday, November 10, at 11:00 a.m. presents “Over There: America on the Western Front,” a show and tell about the American Expeditionary Forces’ […]

Lt. Col. Shawn Shutts to take command of Syracuse-based New York National Guard Battalion on Oct. 20

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Shawn J. Shutts, deputy commander of the 369th Sustainment Brigade (SB), and Maj. Navin Kalicharan, operations officer of the 369th SB, New York Army National Guard, are presented the Shield of Saint Christopher by Col. Stephen Bousquet, commander of the 369th SB, during a ceremony at Camp Smith, N.Y., June […]

Amanda Bixby reenlists for continued service in New York Army National Guard

Amanda Bixby reenlists for continued service in New York Army National Guard

General Ray Shields, 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.

Specialist Amanda Bixby from Georgetown, has […]

Chittenango National Guard soldier receives new rank, new responsibilities

Chittenango National Guard soldier receives new rank, new responsibilities

Major General Ray Shields, 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.

Jonathan Ponzer of Chittenango, assigned to the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat […]