When Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
Elite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.
How to navigate the web of financial services for veterans.
More than a year after she was nominated by President Obama to a post with the U-S Veterans Affairs Department, Connecticut Veterans Affairs Commissioner Linda Schwartz has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate.
Additional funding for a West Haven veterans program is included in a bipartisan Senate bill aimed at helping veterans who’ve waited a long time to receive medical care.
A new $35 million Armed Forces Reserve Center is opening in Danbury.
Connecticut’s congressional delegation wants full details of audits conducted at Veterans Administration medical facilities, including six in the state.
(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The sixty ninth anniversary of the raising of the U.S flag on Mount Suribachi following the battle of Iwo Jima was commemorated Sunday morning at Connecticut’s Iwo Jima Memorial off Route […]
ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) — Five houses in Rocky Hill that state officials set aside for Connecticut military veterans have sat mostly empty for several years while statistics show one in 10 homeless people in […]
State officials say they want to raise awareness of an addition to Connecticut driver’s licenses aimed at helping veterans identify themselves to businesses in order to receive discounts, programs and services.