COLONIE-- Runners push through the rain on Saturday, June 12, as they cross the finish line during the New York Family Readiness Council’s annual Hometown Heroes Race held at Colonie Crossings Park here.
More than 200 runners, including both civilians and New York National Guard members, participated in the fund-raising event.
The money raised by the Family Readiness Council is used to assist Guard families in need during deployments.
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NY National Guard In the News
Times Union -- Sun, 14 Jan 2018 Guard troops advance Several members of the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing out of Scotia have been promoted while on duty at McMurdo Station, Antarctic.
Associated Press -- Sat, 13 Jan 2018 Army National Guard Members Among Those Headed to Iraq FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) - Ninety-one New York Army National Guard soldiers assigned to the 10th Mountain Division will be deployed to Iraq.
CNN -- Sat, 13 Jan 2018 Soldier, immigrant from Ghana, died rescuing neighbors in Bronx fire NEW YORK (CNN) - Private Emmanuel Mensah went off to serve in the Army National Guard, but it was back home where he made the ultimate sacrifice.