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The following links are provided courtesy of the Ohio Department of Veterans Services (ODVS) and provide information from national sources.

National Policy and Government News,

Jul 25, 10tv, Senate backs new commandant for Marine Corps:

Jul 24, LA Times, House, Senate fail to agree on VA spending as August recess nears:

State Policy and Government News

Jul 24, WDTN, Are programs to hire vets working:

Jul 23, Logan Daily, Ohio veteran services director comes to Hocking County:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 24,, Military Job Fair Caters To Hundreds Of Veterans:

Jul 24, Dayton Daily News, Sinclair touted as a leader in veterans’ education:

People Stories

Jul 24, Chronicle Telegram, North Ridgeville High grad returns home to serve as Army recruiter in Northeast Ohio:

National Policy and Government News

Jul 22,, McDonald: I'll take 'urgent action' at VA:

National Military and Veterans News

Jul 21, Dayton Business Journal, Report: Wright-Patt best among 68 U.S. Air Force bases:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 23, Youngstown Vindicator, VA’s new Mobile Audiology Van visits Youngstown; Boardman Navy vet fitted for new hearing aid:

Jul 21, Dayton Business Journal, UDRI lands spot on $9.9M Air Force research contract:

Jul 20, Mansfield News Journal, Company that won bid for VA clinic files lawsuit:

People Stories

Jul 23, Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio veteran cited for ducks has hearing postponed:

National Military and Veterans News

Jul 21, Military Times, Army working on taking the drivers out of its vehicles:

Jul 18, Dayton Daily News, Wright-Patt to play role in plane crash investigation:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 21, Newark Advocate, New raffle devices this fall for Ohio veterans posts:

Jul 20, Marion Star, Veterans honor missing soldiers at park anniversary:

Jul 18, Plain Dealer, Local vets share VA experiences at Congressman Dave Joyce's Veterans Resource Day:

Jul 18, North East Media Group, Veterans Plaza on Capitol Square remembers service, struggles of Ohioans in wartime:

Jul 18, Akron Beacon Journal, New housing for homeless veterans opens in Akron:

Jul 17,, New state group could advocate for tank plant:

Jul 17, Dayton Business Journal, New Wright-Patt leader prepared to engage Dayton community:

People Stories

Jul 21, Lancaster Eagle Gazette, Ohio village says veteran's therapy ducks aren't allowed:

Jul 19, The Vindicator, Girard woman to get treatment in lieu of conviction for falsifying military documents:

National Policy and Government News

Jul 14, Perry Daily, Stivers announces Wounded Warrior Fellowship position:

Jul 10, Columbus Dispatch, Brown predicts VA nominee will be confirmed:

National Military and Veterans News

Jul 14, USA Today, Former captive Bergdahl returning to regular duty:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 13,, Ohio Upgrades Mobile App For Veterans:

Jul 12,, Time running out for some Ohio veterans’ bonuses:

People News

Jul 14, Zanesville Times, Family unearths veteran's WWII secrets:

Jul 14, WKYC, Purple Heart veteran on cross-country mission:

Jul 12, 10TV, Wounded veteran standing tall, looking to future:

National Policy and Government News

Jul 09,, Senate VA chair wants McDonald hearings soon:

National Military and Veterans News

Jul 11, USA Today, Voices: The heartbreak of veterans' suicides:

Jul 10, Washington Post, The Selective Service just reminded 14,000 men born between 1893 and 1897 to register for the draft:

Jul 09, Dayton Daily News, Wright-Patterson unit gets artillery shell out of home:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 11, Plain Dealer, Ohio Department of Veterans Services upgrades app:

Jul 11, Toledo Blade, Ohio Supreme Court dismisses appeal in Oregon, Ohio shootout:

Jul 11, Plain Dealer, USS Cod to re-enact World War II rescue of Dutch sub crew:

Jul 11, WYTV33, Veteran accused of not earning Purple Heart plates:

Jul 10, Chillicothe Gazette, Chillicothe vets hospital turns 90:

Jul 10, Columbus Dispatch, Iraq vets ought to claim bonuses:

Jul 08,, Grant will help JSMC production:

Jul 08, Dayton Business Journal, Dayton VA launches $10M project to upgrade mental health center:

Jul 08, WOSU, Plans To Demolish Franklin County Vets Memorial Move Forward:

National Policy and Government News

Jul 06, USA Today, Transforming the VA will be daunting task:

National Military and Veterans News

Jul 4, Dayton Business Journal, How $1.3B initiative will boost Wright-Patt:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 07,, Ohio Veterans Urged To Take Advantage Of Bonus:

Jul 07,, Franklin County Court Offers Veterans Path To Better Life:

Jul 07, Plain Dealer, Vintage warbirds will soar at Gathering of Eagles Air Show July 19-20:

Jul 07, Perry Daily, Veteran's Day at the Perry County Fair:

Jul 06, The Blade, Ohio state parks offers discounts to active, veteran members of U.S. military:

Jul 05, Plain Dealer, Exhibit showcases Cleveland's early medical role in World War I:

Jul 05, The Blade, Tax-free bonuses await eligible Ohio veterans:

Jul 03, Plain Dealer, Tribe game will benefit Fisher House for military families:

People Stories

Jul 04, Mansfield New Journal, Beloved veteran Frank Russo dies at 83:

Jul 04, Youngstown Vindicator, Lew Campbell, D-Day vet from Valley salutes US by singing at ballpark:

Jul 04, Youngstown Vindicator, Women salute military service with quilts in red, white and blue:

Jul 03, Plain Dealer, Mike Mersinas endured Antarctic rigors during Operation Deep Freeze:

National Policy and Government News

Jul 01,, Senator Brown says Veterans Affairs is "fixable":

Jul 01, USA Today, Pentagon refutes senators' charges of wasted ammo:

Jun 30, Cincinnati Business Courier, McDonald on transition from P&G to the VA: ‘The veteran is our customer’:

National Military and Veterans News

Jul 01, USA Today, $25 million settlement in N.Y. veterans charity case:

State Military and Veterans News

Jul 02, Columbus CEO, Ohio joins U.S. Chamber's All*Vet States website:

Jun 30, WLWT5, Kasich signs veterans' education bill at UC:!7ng4o

Jun 29, Columbus Dispatch, Director finds jobs for Ohio’s veterans:

People Stories

Jul 01,, Vietnam Vet finally gets his medals:

Jun 30, Washington Post, With transplanted arms and Army grit, a quadruple amputee soldiers on:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 29, Washington Post, Bob McDonald, former P&G chief, to be Obama’s nominee to lead Veterans Affairs:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 29, Washington Post, Bob McDonald, former P&G chief, to be Obama’s nominee to lead Veterans Affairs

Jun 27, Dayton Business Journal, NASIC delays nearly $1B support contract until fall:

Jun 27, USA Today, U.S. flying armed aircraft over Baghdad:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 30, Dayton Business journal, Beavercreek firm 1 of 2 winners on $100M Air Force research deal:

Jun 27, Morning Journal, Valor Home nearing completion, vice chairman says:

People Stories

Jun 29, Fox 8, Foundation building a new home for local veteran injured overseas:

Jun 27, Akron Beacon Journal, Veteran, 100, finally getting high school diploma:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 26, USA Today, Kerry warns region against interfering with Iraq:

Jun 26, NY Times, Use of Drones for Killings Risks a War Without End, Panel Concludes in Report:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 23, Dayton Business Journal, Wright-Patt to get new $30M intelligence lab:

Jun 23, Dayton Business Journal, Wright-Patt command to get new leader:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 27, Perry Daily, Ohio joins U.S. Chamber’s All*Vet States web site:

Jun 24, News-Herald, Federal expenditures for veterans in Lake County rise by 22 percent:

Jun 24, Zanesville Time Recorder, Veterans memorial project on loan to library:

Jun 23,, Allen County gets grant to prepare for JSMC mothball:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 23, USA Today, Kerry in Baghdad: 'Moment of decision' for Iraq:

Jun 23, Dayton Business Journal, VA to buy new patient scheduling system:

Jun 22, Washington Post, House panel takes on VA employee ratings and performance awards:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 23, LA Times, Latest missile defense system test is successful:

Jun 22, NY Times, Relief Over U.S. Exit From Iraq Fades as Reality Overtakes Hope:

Jun 22, LA Times, Bowe Bergdahl becomes an outpatient at Texas military base:

Jun 22, Springfield News Sun, As demand spikes, drone pilots face challenges fighting war from home:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 23, The Courier, Veterans Service Office plans first resource fair:

Jun 23, The Courier, Coleman elected as women’s veterans representative:

Jun 22, WYTV, Ceremony honors fallen Korean War veterans:

Jun 21, Circleville Today, Pickaway County welcomes fallen soldier home:

Jun 20,, Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame nominees accepted:

People Stories

Jun 22, Bryan Times, Honor Flight pays tribute to local veteran:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 19,, Chabot: Send air power to Iraq 'ASAP':

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 20,, Report: Half of vets with PTSD got treatment:

State Policy and Government News

Jun 17, Military Times, Ohio law seeks to help vets get education, jobs:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 20, Columbus Dispatch, Veterans troubled by renewed war in Iraq:

Jun 20, Marion Star, Commission votes to fund county veterans court for 2015:

Jun 19, WKRC, Job fair for veterans held in Sharonville:

Jun 19, Dayton Business Journal, Come with me aboard an Air Force refueling mission:

People Stories

Jun 20, Toledo Free Press, Veterans celebrated at Honor Flight homecoming:

Jun 18, Washington Post, The scramble to save wounded Marine hero Kyle Carpenter:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 17, NY Times, Obama Is Said to Consider Selective Airstrikes on Sunni Militants:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 17, Dayton Business Journal, Wright-Patt to tout enhanced-use lease program:

Jun 16, LA Times, Army names general to investigate Bergdahl's disappearance:

Jun 16, Washington Post, Conducting U.S. airstrikes in Iraq would be complicated, former military officers say:

State Policy and Government News

Jun 18, Plain Dealer, Veterans and service members will receive college credit for training and experience:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 18, Plain Dealer, Job fair for veterans, military spouses set for June 26:

Jun 18, Plain Dealer, Nominations due June 30 for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame:

Jun 17, Akron Beacon Journal, World War II aircraft on view at Akron airport:

Jun 17, Circleville Today, Pike County officials address rumors over soldier's funeral:

Jun 16, Morning Journal, Business with local ties wins secret military contract:

Jun 16, Circleville Today, PICCA opens transitional shelter for women veterans:

People Stories

Jun 17, Plain Dealer, Event benefits Honor Flight Cleveland June 27:

National Policy and Government News

July 16, USA Today, Obama team may deal with Iran over Iraq:

Jun 16, USA Today, Republicans urge U.S. military action in Iraq:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 16, Military Times, FAST Marines, U.S. soldiers arrive at the U.S. Embassy compound in Iraq:

Jun 15, LA Times, billion missile defense system proves unreliable:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 16, Columbus CEO July 2014 issue, Hiring veterans is good business:

Jun 14, Canton Repository, Veterans to receive medals belatedly in Akron:

People Stories

Jun 16, Toledo Blade, Teacher lauded for honoring veterans:

Jun 13, Akron Beacon Journal, A day to honor, reflect and fly Old Glory:

National Policyand Government News

Jun 13, ABC News, Obama Rules Out Sending AmericanTroops 'Back into Combat' in Iraq:

Jun 11, NY Times, U.S. Said to Rebuff Iraqi Request toStrike Militants:

InternationalMilitary News

Jun 13, CNN, Iran sends forces to Iraq as ISISmilitants press forward, official says:

NationalMilitary and Veterans News

Jun 13, Washington Post, Bowe Bergdahl back in U.S.;will be treated at Texas hospital:

State Militaryand Veterans News

Jun 13, Marion Star, Prospect park adding monument toveterans:

Jun 12,, Tank museum set to leave Danvilleregion for Ohio:

Jun 12, Chillicothe Gazette, Memorial to be fixed:

Jun 11, Plain Dealer, Medina County veterans honordonor for $150,000 gift for Memorial Hall modernization:

Jun 10, Dayton Business Journal, $750K scholarshipfund to benefit military seeking Wright State degrees:

People Stories

Jun 13, Plain Dealer, Scott Warner looks beyond theFather's Day holiday in recognition for fellow Gold Star dads:

National Policyand Government News

Jun 11, NY Times, Hagel Defends Bergdahl Trade BeforeHouse Panel:

Jun 09, Dayton Business Journal, Veterans Affairsaudit details wait times, Dayton VA bests national average:

InternationalMilitary News

Jun 10, Washington Post, Insurgents seize Iraqi cityof Mosul as security forces flee:

NationalMilitary and Veterans News

Jun 11, Columbus Dispatch, Friendly fire suspected inOhio soldier’s death in Afghanistan:

Jun 11, Washington Post, Marine sergeant major losesjob after altercation depicted in viral video:

State Militaryand Veterans News

Jun 11, Chillicothe Gazette, Chillicothe City schoolswill again award veterans honorary diplomas:

Jun 11, Newark Advocate, Permanent exhibit opened tohonor veterans in county:

Jun 09, Morning Journal, President Obama to honorArmy's Puerto Rican regiment, the Borinqueneers:

Jun 09,, Community responding afterveterans pantry break-in:

People Stories

Jun 11, Toledo Blade, Veterans matter:

Jun 10,, Veteran pays it forward after ownstruggle:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 06, USA Today, Obama honors D-Day at 'democracy's beachhead':

Jun 06,, Portman says more money won't solve VA problems:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 06, Plain Dealer, D-Day: You are there. Read one of earliest invasion reports, as it appeared in The Plain Dealer in 1944:

State Policy and Government News

Jun 05, Van Wert Independent, Ohio veterans bill sent to Gov. Kasich:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 05, Plain Dealer, Joint Veterans Council celebrates Flag Day June 13:

People Stories

Jun 06, Mansfield News Journal, Local veterans recall Normandy:

Jun 05, Akron Beacon Journal, Local D-Day survivor shares recollections of invasion, war:

Jun 02, CBSNews, 93-year-old WWII vet to parachute into Normandy – again:

National Policy and Government News

Jun 02, LA Times, Republicans criticize prisoner swap that freed Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl:

National Military and Veterans News

Jun 02, USA Today, New research links Iraq dust to ill soldiers:

Jun 01, Washington Post, Mixed reaction to Bergdahl’s recovery by service members:

State Military and Veterans News

Jun 01, Dayton Daily News, Money earmarked for vets still unspent:

May 28,, Ohio launches statewide job site:

People Stories

Jun 01, Stars and Stripes, A tale of three Ohio heroes who gave their lives in World War II:

National Policy and Government News

May 30,, Shinseki resigns amid veterans' health care uproar:

May 28, The Courier, Veterans raise VA concerns to Rep. Latta:

National Military and Veterans News

May 30, Chillicothe Gazette, Army showcases military field hospital:

May 27, NY Times, Army Ousts Commander of Hospital After Deaths:

May 27, Dayton Business Journal, Huber Heights firm was hired to help VA with scheduling problems:

State Military and Veterans News

May 30, Cleveland Jewish News, Ohio Holocaust and Liberators Memorial nears reality:

May 30, Star Beacon, Field of Honor returns next week:

May 29, Portsmouth Daily Times, 1191st gets “Call to Duty”:

May 27, Morning Journal, Lorain County Jail offers program for incarcerated veterans:

May 26, Morning Journal, Wags 4 Warriors helps Northeast Ohio wounded veterans get service dogs:

People Stories

May 27, Army Times, Korean War remains ID'd as Ohio soldier:

National Policy and Government News

May 27, LA Times, U.S. to reduce troop level in Afghanistan to 9,800 by year's end:

National Military and Veterans News

May 27, LA Times, Veterans with 30-day-plus waits will have private options, VA says:

May 26, NY Times, U.S. Training Elite Antiterror Troops in Four African:

State Policy and Government News

May 25,, Ohio Bill Aims To Prevent Military Identity Theft:

May 22, Plain Dealer, Ohio lawmakers honor local soldier who died in Afghanistan last year

State Military and Veterans News

May 27, Chillicothe Gazette, 'Forgotten' no more: Korean War memorial is tribute written in stone:

May 26, Youngstown Vindicator, AT&T to veterans: We have openings:


May 26, Journal News, Medal of Honor wall coming soon to county building:

May 26, Akron Beacon Journal, Wadsworth unveils war memorial statue:

May 23, Youngstown Vindicator, Statehouse ceremony honors the fallen:

People Stories

May 26, Canton Repository, Korean War vet among Purple Heart recipients to be honored:

May 26, Youngstown Vindicator, Struthers residents search for names of veterans:

May 25, Akron Beacon Journal, Akron brothers who served in WWII share meaning of Memorial Day:

National Policy and Government News

May 22, Washington Post, Shinseki letter reveals VA’s early efforts to explain hospital’s ‘secret list’:

May 21, Dayton Daily News, VA under fire-Obama says he won’t tolerate misconduct:

May 21, Akron Beacon Journal, Akron veteran testifes to U.S. Senate committee:

National Military and Veterans News

May 22. USA Today, U.S. troops will greatly aid search for Nigerian girls: Analyst:

May 22, USA Today, Phoenix VA chief's bonus rescinded amid controversy:

State Military and Veterans News


May 22, Clermont Sun, Veterans honored with medal ceremony:

May 19, Fox8 News, Free Cedar Point Admission for Military Members This Weekend:

May 19, Fox19 News, Kings Island offers free admission for military personnel Memorial Day weekend:

People Stories

May 22, USA Today, After 61 years, missing military man's remains return:

May 21, Fox8 News, Vets Given ‘Honor Flight’ to World War II Memorial:

National Policy and Government News

May 21, USA Today, Obama says he won't tolerate misconduct at VA

May 20, Washington Post, Management issues at VA, other agencies draw response from Congress:

May 20, Washington Post, This memo shows that the VA knew of records manipulation in 2010:

National Military and Veterans News

May, 21, Wall Street Journal, Why veterans have more money problems:

May 20, USA Today, Doolittle Raiders set to receive congressional honor:

May 20, Army Times, United Airlines settles USERRA case for $6M:

State Military and Veterans New              

May 21, Dayton Daily News, Local man named Air Force Reserve Command Airman of the Year:

May 21, Zanesville Times Recorder, Veterans' payments have doubled in the past decade:

People Stories

May 20, Star Beacon, B-17 flight a big hit:

May 20, Youngstown Vindicator, 3 Trumbull County WWII vets to take Honor Flight to D.C:

May 20, Akron Beacon Journal, Creation of memorial statue eases longtime pain for veteran:

State Military and Veterans News

 May 19, The Courier, Soldiers honored at fairgrounds:

May 19,, Veterans invited to join Monday’s parade:

May 18, Dayton Daily News, Springfield man named Ohio Naval Militia Commandant:

May 18, Newark Advocate, Heath's first Armed Forces Day parade called a success:

May 18, The Blade, Forgotten veterans are honored at former state hospital cemetery:

May 18, The Morning Journal, Memorial Day events planned in Vermilion:

People Stories

May 19, Chronicle Telegram, Longtime Lorain High Army Junior ROTC instructor retiring:

May 19, Mansfield New Journal, A Veteran's Story: WWII wounds ended duty for Madison grad:

May 18, FoxNews, World War II veteran, 90, earns his college degree:

National Policy and Government News

May 15, USA Today, VA chief 'mad as hell' about vets' treatment delays:

May 15, ABC News, Obama Aide to Oversee VA Review:

May 15, LA Times, Secretary Eric Shinseki urges patience:

May 14, Military Times, Pay reform unlikely for years, budget experts say:

May 14, Dayton Daily News, VA lacks sufficient security, Sen. Brown says:

National Military and Veterans News

May 14, 10TV, Top Military Officials Warn Climate Change Poses National Security Risk:

State Military and Veterans News

May 16, Journal News, Veterans official: Apply now for war service bonus:

May 16, The Courier, Veterans Commission members seek pay hike:

May 15, Dayton Business Journal, Matrix Research on a roll with $36M Air Force contract:

May 15, Journal News, Board’s focus to demystify veterans benefits, services:

May 15, The Courier, Armed Forces Day Celebration kicks off Friday:

May 15, Dayton Business Journal, Area defense firms ready for a shot at $100M Air Force human performance deal:

National Policy and Government News

May 13,, Military to get refunds on overcharged student loans:

May 12, National Journal, Congress Plans Obamacare Exemption to Boost Veteran Employment:

National Military and Veterans News

May 14, Youngstown Vindicator, Vets commit suicide at two or three times the rate of civilians:

May 14, USA Today, VA, federal prisons pay for transgender treatments:

May 13,, Two VA employees in North Carolina on leave over 'inappropriate scheduling':

May 13, Military Times, Arlington marks 150th anniversary of first burial:

May 13, Air Force Times, Kyle White receives Medal of Honor, says his battle buddies are the 'real heroes:

May 13, Washington Post, Panel focuses on challenges to female veterans:

May 13, CBS News, VA bonuses were incentive to hide wait times, whistleblowers say:

May 12, Kansas City Star, Military gets picky in recruiting; only 20% of applicants qualify:

May 12, Dayton Daily News, Air Force: Medication errors posed a “very small” risk:

State Military and Veterans News

May 14, Stars and Stripes, New card helps Ohio veterans get recognition they deserve:

May 14, Kokomo Tribune, Grissom air operations moving to Ohio temporarily:

May 12, Springfield News Sun, Memorial in works to remember Clark veterans who died in Vietnam:

People Stories

May 14, Fox News, WWII veteran receives 8 medals nearly 70 years after fierce Pacific battle:

May 14,, After Army Veteran's Tragic Death, Widow Takes On PTSD:

May 13, Mansfield Journal, Longtime friends' special journey:

May 13, Marion Star, Wounded veteran gets rooftop support:

National Policy and Government News

May 12, Dayton Business Journal, Efforts in Washington turn to preserving Wright-Patt assets:

May 11, NY Times, Hagel ‘Open’ to Reviewing Military’s Ban on Transgender People:

National Military and Veterans News

May 12, Columbus Dispatch, Vietnam vets push for research, treatment of Agent Orange illnesses:

State Military and Veterans News

May 12, Youngstown Vindicator, Provides college tuition for children of deceased or severely disabled vets:

May 12, Youngstown Vindicator, Veterans traveling wall to come to YSU campus:

May 11, Akron Beacon Journal, Parents to help unveil Gold Star Father statue:

May 11, Journal News, Find a job with Journal-News: Job fair exclusively for veterans:

May 11,, Local VA hospital affected by Phoenix investigation:

May 10,, Troubled veterans commission gets new director:

People Stories

May 12, Herald Star, Honored veteran recalls service:

May 12, Mansfield Journal News, Mansfield Club of the Deaf honors members of military with service:

National Policy and Government News

May 8,, House committee approves 2015 tank funding:

May 8, NBC News, House Committee Subpoenas Shinseki Amid VA Scandal:

May 7, The Hill, Senators look to stop National Guard cuts:

May 7, Stars and Stripes, House panel backs leaving sexual assault cases in chain of command:

May 7, NBC News, Veterans Affairs Sec. Shinseki 'Angry' Over Alleged VA Hospital Deaths:

National Military and Veterans News

May 8, Stars and Stripes, Dayton VA shooting victim thought gun was a toy:

May 8,, US may have Maupin's killer in custody:

State Military and Veterans News

May 9, Twinsburg Bulletin, More than $2 million in bonuses paid to Summit County veterans:

May 9, Pike County Daily, Military Veterans Resource Center to host Chillicothe Open House:

May 9, AMVET event will help veterans with brain injuries:

May 8, Delphos Herald, Veterans ID cards now available for Van Wert County veterans:

May 8, Plain Dealer, Hospice of Western Reserve hosts free recognition luncheon for veterans:

May 8, Sandusky Register, OVH aide allegedly spits on WWII veteran:

People Stories

May 9,, Airman Gives Mom an Early Mother's Day Gift:

May 9, Plain Dealer, Navy veteran Kerry Barvincak at sea during Vietnam war, now flies in military aviation artwork:

May 9, NY Daily News, Veterans gather dirt from military graves for Patriot Soil Project to grow oak trees:

May 9, Youngstown Vindicator, Settlement agreement pays $200,000 from doctors to estate of military vet:

May 9, Plain Dealer, Young Marines march in big footsteps in Brook Park:

May 7,, 90-year-old WWII veteran to graduate college:

National Military and Veterans News

May 07, Dayton Daily News, Gunman in VA shooting: "Don't mess with my family":

State Military and Veterans News

May 07, Sun News, RICO Manufacturing donates $2,500 to Medina County veterans hall modernization:

May 07, Stars and Stripes, New director wants Dayton peace museum to change, grow:

People Stories

May 07, Plain Dealer, Ohio Air National Guardsman honored for rescuing woman:

May 07, Dublin Villager, Students raise $24,000 to send veterans to Washington:

State Policy and Government News

May 6, Sandusky Register, Ohio bill aims to help veterans:

National Military and Veterans News

May 6, Mansfield Journal, 1 employee hurt in Ohio VA hospital shooting:

May 2, LA Times, Pressure grows in investigation of Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital

State Military and Veterans News

May 2, Dayton Daily News, Ohio honors vets for their valor:

People Stories

May 5, Akron Beacon Journal, Marine veteran from Akron goes on global mission:

May 5, Dayton Daily News, Former Air Force One chief lived with “passion”:

May 3, Youngstown VindicatorMahoning JFS chief Bush inducted into Ohio military HOF:

May 3, Youngstown Vindicator, Newton Falls soldier meets his senior pen pals:

National Policy and Government News

Apr 30, The Hill, House adopts proposals to fix VA claims backlog:

Apr 30, Stars and Stripes, Lawmakers debate Army’s proposal to rebalance active duty and reserves:

National Military and Veterans News

May 1, Military Times, Experiment grows new muscle in men's injured legs:

May 1, Dayton Business Journal, Air Force grants funds to train minority students in STEM fields:

May 1, USA Today, Sexual assault complaints among troops jump 50%:

May 1, Dayton Daily News, Wright-Patterson names new base commander:

May 1,, Phoenix VA officials deny there's a secret wait list; doctor says they're lying:

Apr 30, Washington Post, Head of Pentagon intelligence agency forced out, officials say:

Apr 30, The Hill, Defense panel tosses out request for new round of base closures:

Apr 25, Plain Dealer, Military has spent $11 million searching for missing Malaysian airliner:

State Military and Veterans News

May 2, Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Military Hall of Fame swells with honor:

May 1, NewsNet5, Marines honored exhibit opens Thursday:

May 1, Journal News, Veterans transportation off to tumultuous start:

May 1, Dayton Business Journal, Business leaders named to Wright-Patt outreach board:

Apr 28, Plain Dealer, Vietnam veterans mark 39th anniversary of war's end:

People Stories

Apr 28, Plain Dealer, Tuskegee Airmen saluted in exhibit at Liberty Aviation Museum:

Apr 25, Plain Dealer, High school enlistees honored by Our Community Salutes of Northeast Ohio:

National Policy and Government News

Apr 29,, House Panel Moves to Block Cuts to Troop Benefits:

Apr 29, ABC News, Congressmen Want Phoenix VA Health Chief Removed:

National Military and Veterans News

Apr 30, WPRO, Pentagon to Consider Whether Drone Pilots Deserve Top Military Honors:

Apr 29, 10TV, Military to review hair rules after complaints:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 29, Sandusky Register,  OVH lands $2.5M for HVAC:

People Stories

Apr 30, The Collegian, Disabled veteran runs Boston Marathon after overcoming insurmountable odds:

Apr 27, Navy Times, Mineman dodged sharks, saved shipmates after Guardian grounding:

International Military News

Apr 27, ABC News, US Military Forces Return to Philippines In 10-Year Deal:

National Military and Veterans News

Apr 28, USAToday, Pentagon to destroy $1B in ammunition:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 28,, PHOTOS: Hundreds Honor Veterans Killed in Line of Duty:

Apr 28, TimesLeader, Dogs 4 Warriors helping veterans:

People Stories

Apr 27, USAToday, Cemetery tells grieving father to remove son's photos:

Apr 25, Plain Dealer, Vietnam veteran Bob Towles presented with Distinguished Service Cross for heroism:

National Policy and Government News

Apr 24, LA Times, Senate to investigate veterans' deaths at Phoenix VA facility:,0,226311.story#ixzz2zvJrYVJV

National Military and Veterans News

Apr 25, USA Today, War-years military suicide rate higher than believed:

Apr 24, AP, AP sources: Work to free US soldier disorganized:

Apr 24, CNN, A fatal wait: Veterans languish and die on a VA hospital's secret list:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 25, Chillicothe Gazette, 15 veteran cemetery markers found roadside:

Apr 22, Lancaster Gazette, Renovations on Disabled American Veterans chapter house moving forward:

Apr 23, Morning Journal, Funds sought for war veterans to go on Canadian fishing trip:

People Stories

Apr 25, NY Daily News, Sanitation worker rescues 700 American flags from the trash heap:

Apr 25, Plain Dealer, Manuel Hackney earned scars and medals during Korean War:

Apr 25, Youngstown Vindicator, GM workers volunteer to build home for Marine veteran in Austintown:

Apr 24,, Rep. Tim Ryan and Sen. Sherrod Brown Recognize

Mahoning Valley Veteran:

Apr 17, Plain Dealer, Combat documentary focuses on unit of soldier from Mentor:

International Military News

Apr 23, USA Today, Pentagon deploying troops to thwart Russia:

National Military and Veterans News

Apr 23,, New Website Helps Vets Find Jobs:

Apr 22, Post-Gazette, Federal agency sues New Castle company on veteran's behalf:

Apr 22, Washington Post, Army general disciplined over mishandling of sexual-assault case in Japan

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 22, Star Beacon, 'Pay It Back' will help local veterans:

People Stories

Apr 22, The Morning Journal, Husband, wife honored for service to country by Hospice of the Western Reserve:

Apr 21, Chronicle, Military Veterans Bring Value to the Classroom (Commentary):

Apr 20, Stars and Stripes, Tens of thousands to evacuate Italian city as WWII ‘Blockbuster’ bomb defused:

Apr 20, Washington Post, Navy OKs changes for submariners’ sleep schedules:

Apr 20, NY Times, Army’s Ban on Some Popular Hairstyles Raises Ire of Black Female Soldiers:

Apr 17, Newsnet5, U.S. Coast Guard warns boaters to be prepared:

Apr 17, Dayton Business Journal, Defense cuts to exceed $1 trillion from sequestration:

Apr 19, Youngstown Vindicator, YSU Veterans Resource Center work progressing:

Apr 18, Dayton Business Journal, Several ‘best vet’ companies have Dayton operations:

Apr 17, Toledo Blade, New commander: Base’s community relationship solid:

Apr 16, Journal News, New director plans to “repair” reputation of county veterans agency:

Apr 21, Mansfield News Journal, A Veteran's Story: Vet soon to be 106 years old:

Apr 20, Journal News, Fairfield native receives military award for bravery:

Apr 20, Sandusky Register, Vietnam veteran honored:

Apr 19, Washington Post, Transitioning from military to civilian life, and from camaraderie to isolation:

Apr 16, Streetsboro Gateway News, NATO ups military presence amid Russian threat:

Apr 15, Columbus Dispatch, Some U.S. troops should stay in Afghanistan, Boehner says

Apr 16, Marion Star, NORAD to conduct exercise flights over Marion area Thursday:

Apr 16, Dayton Business Journal, Pentagon agency wants innovative ideas from business community:

Apr 15, Dayton Business Journal, Any day now: Dayton-area companies anxiously await nearly $1B intelligence contract:

Apr 14,, New leader coming at high-profile Air Force center:

Apr 15, Star Beacon, Groundbreaking heralds construction of new Veterans Affairs clinic:

Apr 16, Plain Dealer, Family following investigation of B-24 crash site where Lakewood flier may lie:

Apr 15, USA Today, Medal of Honor recipient risked all for comrades:

Apr 15,, Boise veteran, wounded in Afghanistan, climbing Mt. Everest:

Apr 14,, Russian Jet Makes Multiple Passes by US Destroyer:

Apr 14,, US Orders Pro-Russian Militants Out of Ukraine:

Apr 11, Dayton Daily News, Turner introduces bill to fight sex assaults in the military:

Apr 13, Columbus Dispatch, Ohio bill would protect businesses favoring veterans in hiring:

Apr 14, Washington Post, The wars’ toll on female Iraq and Afghanistan veterans:

Apr 13, LA Times, U.S. Sikhs say military's ban on long hair and beards keeps them out:,0,3774594.story#ixzz2ytAWlPjk

Apr 12, Business Insider, The Navy Just Christened Its Most Futuristic Ship Ever:

Apr 12, Business Insider, The US Navy's Real-Life Captain Kirk Got An Awesome Letter From William Shatner:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 14, Plain Dealer, Nominations sought for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame:

Apr 13, Sandusky Register, OVH grant funding money well spent

Apr 11, News-Herald, Construction of new Coast Guard station in Painesville Township ahead of schedule:

People Stories

Apr 14,, Geneva the Dog finds a home with Marine Corps veteran of the Iraq War:

Apr 13, Herald-Star, Walk marks anniversary of Bataan death march:

Apr 11, Journal-News, Local veteran opens up about struggles with PTSD:

Apr 11, Dayton Daily News, Air Force grants $141M contract to drone maker:

Apr 10, USA Today, Army sheds (a little) light on sexual assault:

Apr 10,, Diving Program Helps Wounded Soldiers with Rehab:

Apr 09,, US Troops May Be Sent to E. Europe:

Apr 10,, Fight continues to keep JSMC open:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 11, Plain Dealer, Portion of Ohio 8 renamed in honor of fallen soldier David Rylander of Stow:

Apr 11, Star Beacon, Groundbreaking ceremony set for new Ashtabula VA clinic:

Apr 11, Plain Dealer, Rally for Troops set for April 27 on Public Square:

Apr 10,, Austintown Veteran's Memorial dedicated:

Apr 09, Journal News, Final 6 Veterans Board candidates named:

Apr 11, Toledo Blade, School rallies support for son of slain soldier:

Apr 10,, Ohio veteran searches for answers about his uncle:

Apr 10, Star Beacon, Ashtabula County seniors joining military to be honored:

Apr 09, Dayton Daily News, Air Force apologizes to family after traffic stop:

Apr 09, Huffington Post, Placing a Value on Veterans' Skills:

Apr 07, Washington Post, Ted Cruz-sponsored bill to bar Iran’s U.N. envoy from entering U.S. passes Senate:

Apr 09, Dayton Business Journal, Army places $240K order with Beavercreek defense firm:

Apr 09, WTVD, Marine guard shot to death by colleague at Camp Lejeune gate:

Apr 08, USA Today, Fort Hood coverage reinforced stereotypes, vets say:

Apr 08, LA Times, Pentagon to remove 50 nuclear missiles from silos,0,3518249.story#ixzz2yPYn7Cic

Apr 08, NY Times, At Fort Hood, Wrestling With Label of Terrorism:

Apr 07,Washington Post, Congress and Pentagon are engaged in a new fight: Where do Apache helicopters belong:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 09, Canton Repository, Akron to host job fair for veterans on April 16:

Apr 08, Dayton Daily News, Rickenbacker in running to house Air Force’s KC-46A aircraft:

Apr 07, Akron Beacon Journal,  Foundation creates veteran scholarship:

People Stories

Apr 09, The Courier, Retired general stresses service:

Apr 07,, Shelby Rotary Club recognizes Shelby 179th Airlift Wing Members:

Apr 07, Alliance-The Review, Ohio Senate OKs bill honoring Ohio Statehouse, DAVs and POW/MIAs:

Apr 07, Dayton Business Journal, Wright-Patt commander named to Pentagon post:

Apr 06, Washington Times, Doubts on military’s sex assault stats as numbers far exceed those for the U.S.:

Apr 06, NY Times, War Pain Yields to New Anxiety Inside Ft. Hood:

Apr 05, Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Air Force intelligence center to get new head:

Apr 04, LA Times, Ft. Hood shooter said to have been furious before rampage:,0,3020418.story#ixzz2yELdAVvg

Apr 03, Washington Post, Why the Iraq War has produced more PTSD than the conflict in Afghanistan:

State Military and Veterans News

Apr 06, Youngstown Vindicator, Some workers got 2 or 3 raises, 11 got 40% or more:

Apr 06,, New Ohio Home For Homeless Veterans Gets $85,000 Grant:

Apr 04, Dayton Business Journal, Contractor to lay off 88 at Wright-Patt:

Apr 03,, 26,000 Insurance Jobs In Ohio By 2020:

People Stories

Apr 07, Lancaster Eagle Gazette, Three local men to join ranks of Ohio Military Hall of Fame:

Apr 07, Plain Dealer, John Smeets served in Dutch underground during World War II:

Apr 06, Canton Repository, Company owner helps transport wounded warriors in plane:

Apr 04, Stars and Stripes, Lawmakers to Navy: Keep selling cigarettes:

Apr 03,, GOP Lawmakers Slam Veterans Affairs, Eye Overhaul After Ft. Hood Shooting:

Apr 04,, Navy Unlikely to Reach 300-Ship Fleet by 2020:

Apr 03, USA Today, Fort Hood shooter Ivan Lopez had mental problems, saw no combat in Iraq:

Apr 02, Washington Post, Wanted Heroes:

Apr 02, Washington Post, Report: Veterans’ caregivers sacrifice much but have little support:

Apr 01, Plain Dealer, Navy christens research ship Neil Armstrong:

April 03, Plain Dealer, Ohio Attorney General gives grant to Valor Home in Lorain:

Apr 01,, Veteran ID Cards available – Clinton County

Apr 04, Plain Dealer, John Smeets served in Dutch underground during World War II:

Apr 03, Plain Dealer, Afghan, Iraq war interpreters find new home in Cleveland:

Apr 02,, Army veteran restoring soldier memorial stolen from Youngstown:

Mar 26, Dayton Daily News, Boehner: VA is ‘failing our veterans’

Mar 31, Akron Beacon Journal, Russia pulls back a battalion from Ukraine border:

Mar 31,, North, South Korea trade artillery rounds into the sea: Seoul:

Mar 30, LA Times, U.S., Russia diplomats agree to work with Ukraine to solve crisis:,0,7364210.story#ixzz2xZ64Uoln

March 31,, Major Submarine Accidents Are Isolated But Costly:

Mar 31, Plain Dealer, University of Akron plans an American Legion post on campus:

Mar 30, Herald Star, Vietnam veterans honored at fort:

Mar 31, Mansfield New Journal, A Veteran's Story: She helped build fighter planes:

Mar 30, Akron Beacon Journal, More Vietnam vets are getting assistance for PTSD:

Mar 29,, Police In Ohio Track Down Identity Of Broken Tombstone:

Mar 28, Fox News, Russian troops said to be hiding positions, creating supply lines near Ukraine border:

Mar 28,, Obama urges Russia to move its troops away from Ukrainian border:

Mar 25, NY Times, North Korea Launches Two Midrange Missiles:

Mar 27, Akron Beacon Journal, Commanders fired in nuke missile cheating scandal:

Mar 27,, Air Force F-35 takes first night flight:

Mar 27, Akron Beacon Journal, Senators urge end of deal to buy Russian choppers:

Mar 28, Plain Dealer, Verizon Wireless announces 250 Ohio positions available:

Mar 28, Van Wert Independent, World War II vets sought for last Honor Flight NW trips:

Mar 28, Coshocton Tribune, 6K run to benefit shelter for homeless vets:

Mar 26,, Veteran shares success of special court:

Mar 28, Akron Beacon Journal, Jeremiah Denton, Vietnam POW and ex-senator, dies:

Mar 22, The Republic, Ohio military, overseas absentee ballots go out ahead of May 6 primary election:

May 21,, Governor talks jobs, veterans at WSU:

Mar 25, Dayton Daily News, Ukraine orders troop pullout from Crimea:

Mar 23, Dayton Daily News, Turkish jet downs Syrian warplane near border:

Mar 21,, Crimea goes east, Ukraine goes west in 2 new deals:

Mar 26, Military Times, 24-hour gyms for every Air Force base, other services taking a wait-and-see approach:

Mar 26, the guardian, US navy searches for answers in shooting death of sailor at Norfolk base:

Mar 25, Military Times, Some vets won't have to report income for VA care:

Mar 25,, Army Head to Decide Rank of Disgraced General:

Mar 20, Dayton Daily News, Naval Academy midshipman not guilty in sex assault:

Mar 25, Plain Dealer, Service academy seminars scheduled across Ohio:

Mar 25, Columbus CEO, Verizon planning to hire about 200 in central Ohio:

Mar 24, Dayton Daily News, Report estimates half of vets on GI Bill graduate:

Mar 24, Plain Dealer, Tri-C offers free financial guidance for military families and vets:

Mar 24, Plain Dealer, Vietnam Veterans Day commemoration March 29 in Garfield Heights

Mar 25,, Dogs 4 Warriors helps veterans suffering with PTSD:

Mar 25, Youngstown Vindicator, Church center's van takes vets to docs, grocery, appointments:

Mar 25,, Masury man sentenced for theft of veteran's memorial:

Mar 20, Washington Post, Russian parliament moves to ratify Crimea takeover; Obama announces new sanctions:

Mar 20, Daily Record, Giving Ohio veterans a break on property taxes:

Mar 20, LA Times, Advanced U.S. aircraft combs Indian Ocean for Malaysia Airlines jet:,0,209255.story#ixzz2wczvpMuP

Mar 20, Dayton Business Journal, Lockheed Martin wins more F-35 work:

Mar 20, Dayton Daily News, Veteran unemployment rate drops to 9 percent:

Mar 19, Navy Times, Corpsman earns Silver Star for actions in Afghanistan:

Mar 19, UT-SanDiego, Children of wounded 'hidden casualties' of war:

Mar 19, CB S Evening News, Starbucks CEO announces $30 million gift for U.S. troops:

Mar 19, Dayton Daily News, Vets could get college credit for service:

Mar 20, Sidney Post, Marine Visits Sidney Middle School:

Mar 17, Daily News, Movement grows to honor fearless Irish immigrant killed while Marine in Vietnam War:

Mar 18, USA Today, House asks VA for presumptive conditions for Gulf War vets:

Mar 18, NY Times, Medals of Honor Go to 24 Army Veterans Who Had Been Denied:

Mar 18, Akron Beacon Journal, Naval Academy sexual assault case begins:

Mar 19, Columbus Dispatch, Women in uniform see progress:

Mar 19, Dayton Business Journal, Dayton company lands $45M military deal:

Mar 19, Plain Dealer, Jon Reiss takes helm of the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission:

Mar 19, Youngstown Vindicator, Veterans service agency has 1st female director:

Mar 19, Mansfield News Journal, VA clinic gears up for big opening:

Mar 19, Plain Dealer, Mentor family discovered unknown drawings of World War II:

Mar 18, Twinsburg Bulletin, Ohioan treks Appalachian Trail with other veterans:

Mar 17, Columbus Dispatch, Accept a good compromise. By teaming with Ohio Lottery on gambling, vets can avoid problems:

Mar 17, Washington Post, Navy SEALs board mystery tanker Morning Glory near Cyprus:

Mar 14, Washington Post, Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair agrees to plea deal in sexual assault case:

Mar 17, Plain Dealer, Military women talk about their experiences in Columbus:

Mar 17,, Columbiana County offers free veteran photo ID cards:

Mar 17, Mansfield News Journal, Festival to boost Wounded Warrior Project:

Mar 16, Dayton Daily News, Job fair offers help for veterans, ex-offenders":

Mar 17, Mansfield News Journal, A Veteran's Story: She served in World War II:

Mar 15, Dayton Daily News, Long war took toll on local families:

Mar 13, National Journal, Congress Wants to Shield Veterans From Another Government Shutdown:

Mar 12, Washington Post, Hearings to focus on future Veterans Affairs budget:

Mar 10, Washington Post, Senate easily passes McCaskill's military sexual assault bill:

State Veterans Policy and Government News

Mar 11, Plain Dealer, Gov. John Kasich's mid-biennium review looks to help veterans enter college, find jobs:

Mar 14,, Military fugitive arrested in South Florida:

Mar 13, The Hill, Commander: US needs 102 days for full Afghan drawdown:

Mar 13, Dayton Business Journal, Boeing to streamline its military aircraft division:

Mar 10, Dayton Daily News, Wright-Patt center to avoid furloughs in 2014:

Mar 10, NY Times, Faulting Army, Judge Puts Off Assault Case:

Mar 13, Toledo Blade, Honor Flight to disband locally after 4 more D.C. trips:

Mar 12, Toledo Blade, Ohio Supreme Court considers veteran's sentence:

Mar 12,, Richland County Recorder Offering Veteran ID Cards:

Mar 12, Tribune Today, County looks for new building for Veterans Services:

Mar 12, Star Beacon, Veterans clinic to be built in Ashtabula this spring:

Mar 14, Plain Dealer, Colleen Urban, Air Force mom on deployment, her husband, too:

Mar 12, Plain Dealer, Euclid's Desmond Johnson finds more rewards in Navy than Sailor of the Year:

Mar 12,, Ohio Bill Targets ID Theft Crimes Against Military Families:

Mar 11, Daily Record, Veterans protest purchase of gaming, lottery machines:

Mar 10, Toledo Blade, Despite opposition from 20 veterans groups, Ohio gambling machine expansion approved:

Mar 12,, Tumult over military sexual assaults far from over:

Mar 11, Plain Dealer, U.S. military aids search for missing Malaysian airliner:

Mar 11, Military Times, Ohio Air Force base addresses sexual assaults:

Mar 11,, Women Veterans Tell their Stories of Service in Today's Military:

Mar 11,, Trumbull Commissioners to build new home for Veterans Service Commission:

Mar 12, Plain Dealer, Tuskegee Airman Clarence C. Jamison dies at 96:

Mar 12, Youngstown Vindicator, Local World War II veteran to appear in episode of documentary series:

Mar 11,, First-of-its-kind clinic 'saved my marriage,' Iraq veteran says:

Mar 10, Plain Dealer, Amelia Earhart featured in International Women's Air and Space Museum program:

Mar 07, Plain Dealer, Zac Lewis honors bond of combat at screening of film about platoon member wounded in Afghanistan:

Mar 05, Plain Dealer, Director Tim Gorrell ranks jobs as top priority of Ohio Department of Veterans Services:

Mar 05, Dayton Business Journal, U.S. Air Force cuts to hit sooner than ordered:

Mar 05, NY Times, U.S. Takes Training Role in Africa as Threats Grow and Budgets Shrink:

Mar 04, Port Clinton News Herald, Catawba Island Volunteer Fire Dept. hosts fundraiser for Honor Flight:

Mar 04, Dayton Business Journal, Beavercreek firm snares $11M deal for Air Force lab work:

Mar 04, LA Times, Judge refuses to dismiss sexual assault charges against general:,0,619438.story#ixzz2v7QREStV

Mar 04, Army Times, Slight increase proposed in VA budget:

Mar 04,, Military cuts put JSMC in ‘tenuous’ position:

Mar 04, Washington Post, The last casualties: As a long war ends, risks still prove real:

Mar 04, Dayton Business Journal, Defense contract awards hit lowest level in nearly 2 years:

Mar 04, NBC News, PTSD Before It Had a Name: Vietnam Vets Sue U.S. Military:

Mar 04, Forbes, How War Has Prepared Today's Veterans for Startups and Small Businesses:

Mar 03, Washington Post, Suicidal Tendencies Are Evident Before Deployment, Study Finds:

Mar 03, Salem News Net, Veteran Career Assistance Program is Thursday:

Mar 03, Dayton Daily News, Project to fix Wright-Patterson Air Force Base rush hour traffic tie-ups ready for funding:

Mar 03, LA Times, Nearly 1 in 5 had mental illness before enlisting in Army, study says:,0,3410236.story#ixzz2v7NFCXpE

Mar 03, Washington Post, General’s court-martial could shape the future of military justice system:

Mar 03, Plain Dealer, Painesville soldier killed in Korean War finally back home for burial:
Mar 03, Mansfield News Journal, A Veteran's Story: He's a 'born joiner':
Mar 03, Tribune Today, Troop movement signals start of campaign - This week in Civil War history:
Mar 02,, National Guard Troops Return Home:
Feb 28, Plain Dealer, Ohio tax tips for veterans and military service members:
Feb 28, Dayton Daily News, Board accepts Veterans Service Director’s immediate retirement:
Feb 28, Youngstown Vindicator, Youngstown air base to lose 773rd squadron:
Feb 28, Plain Dealer, OSU Law College offers free legal help for central Ohio veterans:
Feb 28, Herald Star, Vets services money OK’d by county:
Feb 28, Sandusky Register, Police: OVH aide stole from veteran:
Feb 28, Plain Dealer, Family military tradition put Duane Evans Jr. on path to Iraq:
Feb 28,, Veterans tour veterans corridor at SOCF:
Feb 28, Star Beacon, Legislators introduce bill to name Route 20 after WWI vets:
Feb 27,, Local veteran surprised with a house full of all new furniture from Kronheim's:
Feb 26, Toledo Blade, Air National Guard gets local leader:
Feb 26, Dayton Business Journal, Veteran-owned tech businesses to open in local Walmarts:
Feb 25, Dayton Daily News, County veterans director to retire:
Feb 25,, Workshop provides financial education to veterans:
Feb 25, Northeast Ohio, Battle over slots at veterans' halls continues to pinch Attorney General Mike DeWine:
Feb 25, NY Times, Trust Eroded, Obama Looks Beyond Karzai:
Feb 24, Springfield News Sun, Quadcopter drone pending approval to fly at Springfield, Wilmington airports:
Feb 21, Army Times, White House: 24 soldiers to receive the Medal of Honor:

Feb 25, USA Today, Soldiers survive combat, then lose their jobs:
Feb 24, Plain Dealer, Veterans Resource Fair offers job, education opportunities and more:
Feb 24, Washington Post,  Pentagon blueprint would cut Army size as military adjusts to leaner budgets:
Feb 24, The Blade, Ohio Guard flying?night training missions:
Feb 21, Mansfield News Journal, Military dad surprises son at Ohio elementary school:
Feb 20, Dayton Business Journal, Pentagon seeking more funds for cyber spending:
Feb 20, The Blade, Lucas County burial corps honors comrades:
Feb 20, 19ActionNews, Montague pleads guilty to corruption charges:
Feb 19, Stars and Stripes, Veterans could have Social Security disability benefits expedited:
Feb 19, Wall Street Journal, Study Warns on Afghan Troop Cuts:

Feb 18, Columbus Dispatch, History program highlights black military veterans:

Feb 17, Morning Journal, Valor Home receives donation from Italian-American Veterans Post 1 Auxiliary:

Feb 17, Toledo Blade, Veterans to get financial skills training at UT:

Feb 16,, Obama signs debt ceiling, military pension bills:

Feb 15, NYDaily News, Cleveland disabled vet victim of savage beat down, teen gang calls him ‘white boy’:

Feb 12, Akron Beacon Journal, Congress clears bill ending military pension cuts:

Feb 14, Plain Dealer, Veterans share stories at Black History Month panel discussion:

Feb 14, The Sidney Post, Shelby County Veterans Service Office Gets it Done:

Feb 14,, Vets Upset COLA Reduction Remains for New Troops:

Feb 14,, Military nears holy grail: Pizza that lasts years:

Feb 14, The Sidney Post, To Forget the Battle, Return to the Field:

Feb 13, Plain Dealer, Space shuttle exhibit to open at Air Force Museum in Dayton:

Feb 13, Columbus Dispatch, Home Depot to hire 600 seasonal workers in central Ohio:

Feb 13, Dayton Daily News, Veterans Service officer looks out for those who served:

Feb 13, Plain Dealer, Ohio National Guard units return Friday from Afghanistan:

Feb 13, NY Times, In Prison Release, Signs of Karzai’s Rift With U.S:

Feb 12,, The VA backlog: Can we trust the numbers?:

Feb 12, Norwalk Reflector, 32 sexual assaults reported at Ohio military base in 4-year period:

Feb 12, Morgan County Herald, Ohio Senate Honors World War II Veteran for a Lifetime of Service:.

Feb 12, Dayton Business Journal, Latest scoop on changing landscape of Air Force construction:

Feb 12, USA Today, Western militaries risk losing access to key materials:

Feb 11, Plain Dealer, Two Ohioans get scholarships from VFW and Sport Clips:

Feb 11, Plain Dealer, Joint Veterans Commission will honor attorney Joseph Meissner:

Feb 10, LA Times, Congress moves to reverse budget cuts to veterans' benefits:,0,2215546.story#ixzz2t8oph4p9

Feb 10, NY Times, U.S. Debates Drone Strike on American Terrorism Suspect in Pakistan:

Feb 08, Plain Dealer, Lima Company Memorial honoring fallen Marines on display in Ohio Statehouse Rotunda:

Feb 04, Toledo Blade, Perrysburg a 'Purple Heart City':

Feb 10, Marion Star, Ohio State gets funding for veterans scholarships:

Feb 10, Gateway News, North Korea rescinds invitation to US envoy:

Feb 10, Washington Post, Construction industry pledges to hire 100,000 veterans:

Feb 10, Tribune Today, Identification helps vets:

Feb 09, Akron Beacon Journal, Documents reveal chaotic military sex-abuse record:

Feb 08, Marine Times, EOD Marine is first to receive revolutionary prosthetic implant:

Feb 08, News Sentinel, Suspect in northwest Ohio family killing was disabled veteran:

Feb 08, Columbus Dispatch, Air Force veteran advocated for Driving Park:

Feb 07, Akron Beacon Journal, Jewell Cardwell: World War II veteran graduates after seven-decade break in studies:

Feb 07, Army Times, Jobless rate for recent vets increased in January:

Feb 07,, Hagel Will Name Military Ethics Czar:

Feb 06,, At last, suicides among military family members could be tracked:

Feb 07, Plain Dealer, Veteran remembers the trench warfare and beer baseball of Korean War:

Feb 07, Plain Dealer, Air Force contractors with Northeast Ohio ties volunteer to deploy so active-duty airmen can enjoy the holidays:

Feb 07, Dayton Business Journal, Millions of dollars in new supercomputers coming to Wright-Patt:

Feb 07, Plain Dealer, Free smartphone app brings the World War II Memorial to you:

Feb 06, Washington Post, Military dog captured by Taliban fighters, who post video of their captive:

Feb 06, Dayton Daily News, Urbana’s B-17 restoration project now halfway done:

Feb 06, NY Times, Former Warlord Launches Campaign to Succeed Karzai:

Jan 30, Stars and Stripes, More than 1,800 vets' records intentionally destroyed or misfiled by 2 clerks:

Feb 05, Plain Dealer, Veterans art therapy featured in exhibition at Tri-C gallery:

Feb 05, Plain Dealer, Veterans and their families have new college comparison tool:

Feb 05, Tribune Today, Ohio man gets Purple Heart decades later:

Feb 05, Olentangy Valley News, Historian shares story of valiant 'groundhogs':

Feb 05, Dayton Business Journal, Ohio politicians downplay critics of proposed Air Force science office move:

Feb 04, Zanesville Times Recorder, Volunteer, veteran honored at State Senate for a lifetime of service:

Feb 03,, Vietnam veteran may get help with VA issue:

Feb 03, Military Times, U.S. troop morale in Afghanistan increased in 2013:

Feb 03, Army Times, Recruiting fraud, kickback scandal rocks Army:

Feb 03, Mansfield New Journal, Soldier wounded while treating others:

Feb 03, Tribune Today, Civil War history: Local men re-enlist for continued military service:

Feb 03, Columbus Dispatch, Rickenbacker makes its case to keep base vibrant:

Feb 03, LA Times, Military sniper links his string of armed robberies to PTSD:,0,4514917.story#ixzz2sHzdfuXQ

Feb 02, Marietta Times, Updated online tour of Ohio's Air Force museum:

Feb 02,, World War II veteran gets his wish to tour Vienna Air Reserve Station:

Feb 01, Tribune Today, Camp Ravenna to get review:

Feb 01,, Navy Christens Ship Named For Astronaut John Glenn:

Jan 31, Akron Beacon Journal, Camp Ravenna clears hurdle for possible missile defense site:

Jan 31, Canton Repository, Korean veterans honored for war and volunteer service:

Jan 30, Journal News, New veterans transportation contract a savings for taxpayers:

Jan 31, Plain Dealer, Veterans and service members attending college can file complaints with government agencies:

Jan 31, Columbus Dispatch, Legionnaires to honor World War II chaplains at Vets Memorial:

Jan 31, Dayton Business Journal, Wright-Patt sees some positives in Air Force report:

Jan 31, Plain Dealer, TopGun pilot from Painesville will fly in new F-35 fighters for Marines:

Jan 31, USA Today, Poll: Grim assessment of wars in Iraq, Afghanistan:

Jan 31, Columbus Dispatch, Air Force told to rely on Guard, Reserve:

Jan 31, Dayton Business Journal, Air Force eyes relocating office, 170 science jobs, to Dayton:

Jan 30, Columbus Business First, Veterans Service Commission moving out of Veterans Memorial:

Jan 30, USA Today, Military yanks leash of critical government watchdog:

Jan 30,, Youngstown man sentenced for stealing from veteran's organization:

Jan 29, Dayton Daily News, Report on structure of the Air Force due today:

Jan 29,, Wounded veterans turn to comedy to cope with their injuries in ‘Comedy Warriors’:

Jan 27, USA Today, Corporate jobs initiative meets 100,000 vet hiring goal:

Jan 29, NY Daily News, Humble hero: Army Ranger Cory Remsburg garners nation’s gratitude at State of the Union:

Jan 29, Streetsboro Gateway News, Streetsboro veterans recognized on website:

Jan 29, Dayton Business Journal, Boeing, GE, Lockheed to support Iraq helicopter deal:

Jan 29, Lancaster Eagle Gazette, Stivers nominates four area students to military academies:

Jan 28, Plain Dealer, Tuskegee Airman Thomas Austin, of East Cleveland, dies:

Jan 28, Akron Beacon Journal, Barbershop quartets to help overseas military strike right note on Valentine’s Day:

Jan 28, Plain Dealer, Coast Guard honors Westlake track star killed in 1980 Tampa Bay disaster:

Jan 27, Canton Repository, Memorial will honor Malvern's veterans:

Jan 27, Mansfield News Journal, Veteran's Story: Recalling time as 'Hawaiian Warrior':

Jan 27, Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio college gets Air Force grant for trauma study:

Jan 27, NY Times, Afghanistan Exit Is Seen as Peril to C.I.A. Drone Mission:

Jan 27, Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio veterans unit to get $5 million renovation:

Jan 26,, Veterans' service directors struggle to catch 'double dippers':

Jan 26, Columbus Dispatch, CEO Todd Miller: Helping veterans find new careers:

Jan 26, Washington Post, Military brass, behaving badly: Files detail a spate of misconduct dogging armed forces:

Jan 24, Plain Dealer, Roland Fletcher kept planes flying in India/Burma airlift during World War II:

Jan 24, the lantern, Avalanche survivor encourages Ohio State students to adventure, engage veterans:

Jan 24, Plain Dealer, Family receives medals honoring service of Akron vet missing in action during the Korean War:

Jan 23, Dayton Business Journal, Personal info of more than 5,000 veterans exposed in software glitch:

Jan 23, LA Times, Sweeping review ordered for Pentagon's troubled nuclear force:,0,4393042.story#ixzz2rLIW8u2s

Jan 23, Dayton Business Journal, $10M project on tap at Wright-Patt:

Jan 23, Chronicle Telegram, Wellington Eagles club makes case to allow veterans groups to host video slots:

Jan 22, The News-Herald, Housing facility for veterans in Ohio expands:

Jan 21, Putnam County Sentinel, Morman reappointed to Veteran's Commission:

Jan 21,, Military planes get new missions:

Jan 21, Chillicothe Gazette, Lima Company Memorial back at Statehouse:

Jan 21, Harrison News Herald, Dogs 4 Warriors aids vets with PTSD:

Jan 21, Youngstown Vindicator, Marine veteran to get Habitat home:

Jan 19, Akron Beacon Journal, War of 1812 becomes personal for Silver Lake woman:

Jan 19, Toledo Blade, Bid protest on Air Force museum expansion denied, new building expected to open in 2016:

Jan 17, Dayton, Daily News, Dayton cemetery named a national shrine:

Jan 17, Youngstown Business Journal, AT&T Looks to Hire 300 More Veterans in Ohio:

Jan 16, Plain Dealer, Ohio National Guard responds to West Virginia chemical spill:

Jan 16,, Auto auction drives to benefit veterans:

Jan16, Akron Beacon Journal, Back to Benghazi”:

Jan 16,, Closing arguments wrap up in veteran malpractice suit:

Jan 16, Webster post, Sergeant Veomett takes first place at culinary cook-off:

Jan 15, Plain Dealer Bells of St. Stephen ring out Cleveland veterans' stories from notorious to noteworthy:

Jan 15, Marietta Times, Plans on track for reserve center project:

Jan 14,, Veterans family suing their late sons doctors for wrongful death and medical malpractice:

~~Jan 15, Military Times, Five female vets get reprieve on home foreclosure:

Jan 15, Youngstown Vindicator, Camp Ravenna training center expected to get federal funds for expansion:

Jan 15, Columbus Dispatch, Jobless-benefits plans stall in U.S. Senate:

Jan 15,, Marines probing validity of online Iraq war photos:

Jan 14,, Guard Association Hits Army Chief Over Remarks:

Jan 14, Plain Dealer, Vietnam a lifelong interest for Veteran of the Year Joseph Meissner:

Jan 14,, US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,164:

Jan 14,, Stateside Tricare Service Centers Closing April 1:

Jan 14, Chillicothe Gazette, Minney advocating for blind veterans:

Jan 14, Journal News, Ex-employee threatens bullying suit against Butler County agency: