| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:20 PM
WASHINGTON The Army National Guard's decision Thursday to end its NASCAR sponsorship sent ripples across Capitol Hill, where lawmakers have slashed Pentagon spending while protecting bases and weapons systems in their states.
The Guard spent $32...
| Aug 7, 2014
Diana Bonacci, daughter of Frank and Joan Bonacci of Newtown, is engaged to Alan Masulli, son of John and Kathy Masulli of Stratford. Bonacci graduated from Nonnewaugh High School in Woodbury and the University of Connecticut with a master's degree in...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:59 AM
Tammy Duckworth, an Illinois congresswoman and Iraq War amputee, announced Monday that she is pregnant and is due in early December.
Duckworth, 46, a Democrat from Hoffman Estates running for her second term in the House, is expecting a girl,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Over the past 18 years, I am sure many Connecticut residents have seen posters, electronic signs or newspaper announcements for the Bristol Brass and Wind Ensemble. Some of you are our regular audience and others, have no idea who we are, or what we do....
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Army National Guard units in Maryland and across the country are postponing drills this month to help the National Guard Bureau close an unexpected budget shortfall, officials said Tuesday.
If Congress does not find the money to close the gap, they...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:29 PM
THURSDAY UPDATE: The pilot of an F-15C Eagle fighter jet was confirmed dead Thursday night after a crash near Deerfield the day before that led to a search by officials with various local, state and federal agencies.
The name of the pilot will not be...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 10:27 AM
has been selected as the executive vice president and Nittany Region president of National Penn Bancshares Inc.
He will serve on different operating committees and is responsible for executive management in Centre County, such as...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Gov. Rick Perry told National and State Guard troops headed to the border region that they would play a key role in protecting the U.S. against narco-terrorists who are “spreading their tentacles” into Texas and deep into the American...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:57 PM
After nearly a dozen years of war and scores of deployments, the Maryland National Guard is sending its last soldiers to Afghanistan — even as the killing of a U.S. general this week underscores the continuing volatility of the country and the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:20 PM
HARTFORD — No charges had been filed as of Friday afternoon in motor vehicle collision that killed a Connecticut Army National Guard soldier and injured another on I-95 in Rye, N.Y., police said.
The 21/2-ton Army National Guard truck and a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:18 PM
GREENWICH — Senate Republican leader John McKinney had no idea that Thursday would be among the worst traffic days in Greenwich in recent years.
Traffic is often bad in lower Fairfield County, but a tragic accident that killed a Connecticut Army...