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Commissioner of Veterans Affairs Linda Schwartz, Major General Thaddeus Martin,  Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman,  Governor Dannel Malloy,  Navy Captain Brian Kuerbitz, retired Marine Corporal  George Caron of New Britain,retored Air Force  Airman First Class Cornelius Greenway of Middletown  (Courtesy Laura Soll)

Ground Broken on State Veterans Memorial

Groundbreaking was held Monday afternoon in Minuteman Park,across from the William A. O’Neill State Armory  and Legislative Office Building in  Hartford  for the first State  memorial to honor  the Connecticut  men and women who have […]

04/22/2013

File photo of Navy officers on a ship. (Photo by NOEL CELIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Navy Officer In Conn. Facing Expulsion Over Affair

A former submarine commander who faked his death to end an extramarital affair knows he made a terrible mistake and has apologized, and the Navy shouldn’t throw away his talent and training, his lawyer said Friday at a hearing to determine whether he will be expelled from the service.

04/12/2013

Hartford Stage Company courtesy hartfordstage dot org

Hartford Stage Among Theaters In Military Appreciation Project

Hartford Stage Company is one of a group of theaters around the country intaking part in a program to offer free and discounted tickets to veterans and military families.

09/27/2012

The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

Yale University (Photo by Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Air Force ROTC To Return To Yale

Yale University has agreed to welcome the Air Force ROTC back to its campus.

09/12/2011

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fake Veteran To Pay Restitution

A Greenwich man accused of pretending to be a wounded military veteran says he plans to pay back the $1,200 he received in donations to pay for medical expenses.

08/02/2011

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Bill Would Grant Diplomas To Korean War Vets

Connecticut legislators are being asked to let local school boards grant high school diplomas to veterans who left school to serve in the Korean conflict.

04/09/2011

After Decades, Man Finally Receives Military Benefits

A 99-year-old Connecticut man who won a lengthy fight for more than $34,000 in retroactive military pension benefits.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–02/26/2011

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Lieberman A Target Of Military “Information Operations”

Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman is reportedly one of the political leaders targeted by an army unit trained in “psychological operations” trying to get more money and troope

02/24/2011

Lieberman, Dems Want Deal with GOP on Gays in Military

WASHINGTON (AP) – Some Senate Democrats are pressuring Majority Leader Harry Reid to strike a deal with Republicans to aid passage of a bill that would let gays serve openly in the military. A dozen […]

11/18/2010

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