STATEN ISLAND, NY -- New York Army National Guard Pvt. Vanessa Diaz a Soldier with the 719th Transportation Company, uses an electronic notebook to perform wellness checks, here December 6, 2012. Diaz and other Soldiers of Joint Task Force Sandy are going door to door performing wellness checks and collecting data for local authorities. Since November, New York Army National Guard Soldiers have completed over 50,000 wellness checks.
Times Union -- Wed, 27 May 2015Airman in high demand advances in rank An airman who has a way in making the most of staring at the clouds is in high demand.
Shawn Peno of Schenectady, who has a weather expertise, has been promoted to Air National Guard senior... (more)