LATHAM-Television news cameras roll as New York Army National Guard Chief Warrant Officer Christopher Lightner steps off the bus at Division of Military and Naval Affairs Headquarters here on Christmas Eve as he returns from deployment to Kuwait. More than 100 New York National Guard Soldiers assigned to the 27tgh Infantry Brigade Combat Team returned home to armories in Syracuse, Latham. Buffalo, Rochester, Newburgh, and New York City in time for Christmas with their families. The Soldiers were mobilized in January
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Associated Press -- Wed, 07 Oct 2015 NY creek debris blamed for Connecticut teen’s death removed SHANDAKEN, N.Y. (AP) - Debris in a Hudson Valley creek that led to the drowning death of a teenage Connecticut girl has been cleared away.
Associated Press -- Wed, 07 Oct 2015 NY Air Guard unit completes 1st solo drone combat mission NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - A western New York-based Air National Guard unit that has made the shift from flying manned aircraft to operating remotely piloted drones has completed its first... (more)
Department of Defense -- Tue, 06 Oct 2015 New York Guardsmen Prepare for Hurricane Joaquin (Photo Essay) Guardsmen operate heavy equipment to clear space near Normanskill Creek in Albany, N.Y., Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 as part of New York’s preparations for the possible landfall of Hurricane... (more)