| Nov 9, 2010
| 3:16 PM
A retired Army sergeant major who has advocated for wounded soldiers has made what appears to be a logical career move.
Penny Melvin has joined the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program as the regional director covering Hampton Roads, Southside and central...
| Nov 13, 2010
Local residents who are members of the Pasadena Society of Artists are featured in an art show called the Artist Choice Exhibition at the Citibank Silver Lake Branch, 2450 Glendale Blvd., Los Angeles.
They are Robin Cohen, Francis Robin Cohen, Victor...
| Nov 10, 2010
This past week saw the St. Finbar Parish and the Zonta Club of Burbank honor five men and women who have dedicated themselves to serving their community and beyond.
The Calamigos Equestrian Center served as the venue for St. Finbar's presentation of the...
| Aug 15, 2011
A Hartford native was among five soldiers who died in Afghanistan Thursday when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle.
Sgt. Edward J. Frank II, 26, was born in Hartford, but grew up and attended schools in New York. His mother recently moved back...
| May 25, 2012
| 5:17 PM
Chief Warrant Officer Joshua Chason held his 3-week-old daughter, Kuiper, as long as he could as she slept peacefully. The next time he picks her up, she will be a year older.
Chason is part of a 60-member Maryland Army National Guard unit that...
| May 28, 2012
| 1:41 AM
Please join us for our very special 144th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony on May 28, 2012 at the Crown Hill National Cemetery, located directly behind the historic Gothic Chapel (1875). The Indiana Army National Guard's 38th Division Band will perform a...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Dale I. Beatty vividly remembers his first glimpse of a Fisher House, a home away from home for wounded troops and their families.
The former North Carolina Army National Guard staff sergeant had lost both legs in an explosion in Iraq in 2004 and was...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 3:16 PM
We live in a culture that demands all things be rated and ranked, especially our sports teams. At the end of the season, somebody has to earn the right to raise one of those garish foam fingers and shout, "We're Number One." That seems to count for a lot....
| Jun 30, 2012
Saturday @ 10a.m. 2012 Leimert Park Village Book Fair EsoWon Books 4327 Degnan Boulevard Los Angeles 323-290-1048 www.esowonbookstore.com Thousands of book lovers of all ages are headed to Leimert Park Village for the Leimert Park Village Book Fair. Get...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Republican Rep. Joe Walsh is coming under Democratic fire over remarks that appeared to question whether challenger Tammy Duckworth, a Black Hawk helicopter pilot who lost her legs in combat in Iraq, was a "true hero."
Duckworth's campaign on Tuesday...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 5:59 AM
It was an emotional, but proud farewell Sunday for members of the Indiana Army National Guard. Soldiers from the Guard's 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team are deploying to Afghanistan.
Loved ones joined them Sunday for a goodbye ceremony at the Lawrence...