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Our government historically has armed soldiers with the technology necessary to succeed on the battlefield, enabling them to topple targets like Osama bin Laden and Saddam Hussein. Washington finally is recognizing the importance of technology on the home...
The Hartford CourantHome Depot lost a customer recently when it stopped honoring Tom Colapietro's Naval Reserve identification card for the retailer's 10 percent discount for veterans. Colapietro, a Navy veteran who says he spent thousands of dollars at the local Bristol...
The Hartford CourantBeing a veteran has its privileges, like a 10 percent discount at local retailers. Tom Colapietro, a Navy veteran, has been using his Naval Reserve card for more than a year at his hometown Bristol Home Depot. "I've spent thousands of dollars there," he...
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has proposed opening military TRICARE networks of civilian health care providers to veterans who can't get timely mental health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs. TRICARE networks currently exist...
Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGEmmy Award-winning actor Gary Sinise says he has had a strong connection with military personnel and veterans for as long as he can remember. But it was after Sinise’s Academy Award-nominated role as double amputee Lt. Dan Taylor in the......
The AARP has joined more than a dozen veterans' groups in opposition to a proposed change in how cost-of-living adjustments are computed for retired military personnel. The groups oppose use of the so-called "chained CPI" for calculating veterans'...
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Byron George Ashburn, 87, of Chambersburg, Pa., passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Quincy Village. Born March 4, 1926, in Altoona, Pa., he was the son of the late Samuel George and Mildred Elizabeth Brubaker Ashburn. A 1944 graduate of Altoona...
Peter Edward Sandeen, 78, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away, Sunday, April 28, 2013. Born Tuesday, Oct. 2, 1934, in Longview, Texas, he was the son of the late William W. Garrett and the late Henretta Sandeen Garrett. He was a career veteran of the U.S....
Woodrow Olson, 97, of Webster died on Monday, April 15, 2013, at Sun Dial Manor in Bristol. His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Westside Wesleyan Church in Bristol, the Rev. Matt Pribyl officiating. Burial with military rites...
A service officer from the Disabled American Veterans agency will be available Thursday at the Hagerstown Veterans Administration Clinic, Hub Plaza Building, 1101 Opal Court. The representative will be at the office from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The...
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