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

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

http://www.stripes.com/news/lawmakers-to-navy-keep-selling-cigarettes-1.276248

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

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2014/04/gop-lawmakers-slam-veterans-affairs-eye-overhaul-after-fort-hood-shooting/

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

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/04/04/navy-unlikely-to-reach-300-ship-fleet-by-2020.html?comp=700001075741&rank=1

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

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/04/02/fort-hood-shooter-had-mental-health-problems/7237489/

Apr 02, Washington Post, Wanted Heroes:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/sf/national/2014/04/02/wanted-heroes/?org=403&lvl=100&ite=9080&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/wp/2014/04/02/report-veterans-caregivers-sacrifice-much-but-have-little-support/?org=403&lvl=100&ite=9080&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/04/navy_christens_research_ship_n.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/04/ohio_attorney_general_gives_gr.html#incart_river

Apr 01, Wnewsj.com, Veteran ID Cards available – Clinton County

http://wnewsj.com/news/home_top-news/4062366/Veteran-ID-Cards-available

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

http://www.cleveland.com/profiles-of-service/index.ssf/2014/04/john_smeets_found_in_dutch_und.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/04/afghhan_iraq_interpreters_find.html

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/25148835/bronze-statue-honoring-our-valleys-veterans-is-given-a-new-life

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/news/national-govt-politics/boehner-va-is-failing-our-veterans/nfLzz/

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/russia-pulls-back-a-battalion-from-ukraine-border-1.477302

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

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/31/us-korea-north-drills-idUSBREA2U05520140331

Mar 30, LA Times, U.S., Russia diplomats agree to work with Ukraine to solve crisis:

http://www.latimes.com/world/worldnow/la-fg-wn-us-russia-ukraine-crisis-20140330,0,7364210.story#ixzz2xZ64Uoln

March 31, Military.com, Major Submarine Accidents Are Isolated But Costly:

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/03/31/major-submarine-accidents-remain-isolated-but-costly.html?comp=700001075741&rank=5

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/university_of_akron_plans_to_e.html

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

http://www.hsconnect.com/page/content.detail/id/596991/Vietnam-veterans-honored-at-fort.html?nav=5010

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

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140330/NEWS01/303300019/A-Veteran-s-Story-She-helped-build-fighter-planes

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/more-vietnam-vets-are-getting-assistance-for-ptsd-1.477124

Mar 29, 10tv.com, Police In Ohio Track Down Identity Of Broken Tombstone:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/2014/03/29/oh--broken-tombstone-veteran.html

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

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2014/03/28/concerns-mount-over-russian-troop-buildup-on-ukraine-border/

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

http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/28/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?hpt=wo_c1

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/26/world/asia/north-korea-launches-two-midrange-missiles.html?_r=0

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/commanders-fired-in-nuke-missile-cheating-scandal-1.476504

Mar 27, 13wmaz.com, Air Force F-35 takes first night flight:

http://www.13wmaz.com/story/news/local/robins-air-force-base/2014/03/27/f-35-night-flight/6948759/

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/senators-urge-end-of-deal-to-buy-russian-choppers-1.476499

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

http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2014/03/verizon_wireless_announces_250.html

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

http://www.thevwindependent.com/news/2014/03/world-war-ii-vets-sought-for-last-honor-flight-nw-trips/

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

http://www.coshoctontribune.com/article/20140327/NEWS01/303270027/6K-benefit-shelter-homeless-vets

Mar 26, WKBN.com, Veteran shares success of special court:

http://wkbn.com/2014/03/26/veteran-shares-success-of-special-court/

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/jeremiah-denton-vietnam-pow-and-ex-senator-dies-1.476658

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

http://www.therepublic.com/w/OH--Primary-Elections-Voting

May 21, wdtn.com, Governor talks jobs, veterans at WSU:

http://wdtn.com/2014/03/21/governor-talks-jobs-veterans-at-wsu/

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/ap/ap/top-news/2-ukrainians-captured-as-crimean-based-stormed/nfKJK/

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/ap/ap/international/heavy-clashes-in-syria-near-turkish-border/nfJyK/

Mar 21, Fox19.com, Crimea goes east, Ukraine goes west in 2 new deals:

http://www.fox19.com/story/25035747/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:

http://blogs.militarytimes.com/pt365/2014/03/26/24-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:

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/mar/26/us-navy-searches-answers-shooting-death-sailor-norfolk

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

http://www.militarytimes.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2014303250063

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

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/army-head-decide-rank-disgraced-general-23052018

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/ap/ap/us/closing-arguments-expected-in-naval-academy-case/nfHBq/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/service_academy_seminars_sched.html

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

http://www.columbusceo.com/content/stories/Dispatch/2014/03/verizon.html

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/ap/ap/top-news/report-estimates-half-of-vets-on-gi-bill-graduate/nfKDm/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/tri-c_offers_free_financial_gu.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/vietnam_veterans_day_commemora.html

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

http://www.freepressstandard.com/Accent/01032714.htm

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

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/mar/25/umccs-van-helps-veterans-in-need/

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/25067809/masury-man-sentenced-for-theft-of-veterans-memorial

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/european-leaders-weigh-additional-sanctions-against-russia/2014/03/20/c427861e-b016-11e3-95e8-39bef8e9a48b_story.html?hpid=z1

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

http://www.the-daily-record.com/local%20news/2014/03/20/giving-ohio-veterans-a-break-on-property-taxes

Mar 20, LA Times, Advanced U.S. aircraft combs Indian Ocean for Malaysia Airlines jet:

http://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-malaysia-plane-20140321,0,209255.story#ixzz2wczvpMuP

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/03/lockheed-martin-wins-more-f-35-work.html

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/business/veteran-employment-decrease-first-since-2001/nfHdK/

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

http://www.navytimes.com/article/20140319/NEWS/303190058/Corpsman-earns-Silver-Star-actions-Afghanistan?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8866&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/mar/19/combat-wounded-children-study/?st&org=403&lvl=100&ite=8866&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/starbucks-ceo-howard-schultz-announces-30-million-gift-for-us-troops/?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8866&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/local-military/vets-could-get-college-credit-for-service/nfGxn/

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

http://www.thesidneypost.com/marine-visits-sidney-middle-school/

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

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/movement-honor-irish-immigrant-killed-vietnam-war-grows-article-1.1723851#ixzz2wd0bWR42

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

http://www.usatoday.com/story/nation/2014/03/18/house-asks-va-for-presumptive-conditions-for-gulf-war-vets/6575647/

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/19/us/politics/medals-of-honor-go-to-24-army-veterans-who-had-been-denied.html

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/naval-academy-sexual-assault-case-begins-1.474323

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/03/19/women-in-uniform-see-progress.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/news/2014/03/19/dayton-company-lands-45m-military-deal.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/jon_reiss_brings_youth_and_exp.html

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

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/mar/19/veterans-service-agency-has-st-female-di/

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

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140318/NEWS01/303180016/VA-clinic-gears-up-big-opening

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/family_discovers_unknown_drawi.html

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

http://www.twinsburgbulletin.com/ap%20state/2014/03/18/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:

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/editorials/2014/03/17/accept-a-good-compromise.html

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/03/17/navy-seals-board-tanker-morning-glory-near-cyprus-no-one-hurt-pentagon-says/?hpid=z3

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/army-brig-gen-jeffrey-a-sinclair-agrees-to-plea-deal-in-sexual-assault-case/2014/03/16/48024c12-ad42-11e3-9627-c65021d6d572_story.html?hpid=z2

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/military_women_talk_about_thei.html

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24996442/columbiana-county-offers-free-veteran-photo-id-cards

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

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140316/NEWS01/303160028/Festival-boost-Wounded-Warrior-Project

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/job-fair-offers-help-for-veterans-ex-offenders/nfC4G/

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

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140316/NEWS01/303160029/A-Veteran-s-Story-She-served-World-War-II

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/local/long-war-took-toll-on-local-families/nfCbX/

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

http://www.nationaljournal.com/defense/congress-wants-to-shield-veterans-from-another-government-shutdown-20140313

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/wp/2014/03/12/joint-hearing-to-focus-on-veterans-affairs-budget/

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2014/03/10/senate-easily-passes-mccaskills-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:

http://www.cleveland.com/open/index.ssf/2014/03/gov_john_kasichs_mid-biennium.html

Mar 14, 10tv.com, Military fugitive arrested in South Florida:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/apexchange/2014/03/14/ap-us--military-fugitive.html

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

http://thehill.com/blogs/defcon-hill/operations/200762-commander-us-needs-120-days-for-full-afghan-drawdown

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/03/boeing-to-streamline-its-military-aircraft.html

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/local-military/wright-patt-center-to-avoid-furloughs-in-2014/nd9G4/

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/11/us/judge-in-generals-assault-case-weighs-claim-that-prosecution-was-tainted.html?hpw&rref=us

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

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2014/03/13/Honor-Flight-to-disband-locally-after-4-more-D-C-trips.html#jjAvvM2lpO4VaYWp.99

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

http://www.toledoblade.com/Courts/2014/03/12/Ohio-Supreme-Court-considers-veteran-s-sentence.html

Mar 12, WMFD.com, Richland County Recorder Offering Veteran ID Cards:

http://www.wmfd.com/local-news/single.asp?story=58889

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

http://www.tribune-chronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/600627/County-looks-for-new-building-for-Veterans-Services.html?nav=5021

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

http://www.starbeacon.com/local/x1974697589/Veterans-clinic-to-be-built-in-Ashtabula-this-spring

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/air_force_parents_on_deploymen.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/euclids_desmond_johnson_find_m.html

Mar 12, 10tv.com, Ohio Bill Targets ID Theft Crimes Against Military Families:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/2014/03/12/oh-xgr--id-theft-military.html

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

http://www.the-daily-record.com/local%20news/2014/03/11/veterans-protest-purchase-of-gaming-lottery-machines

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

https://www.toledoblade.com/State/2014/03/10/Despite-opposition-from-20-veterans-groups-Ohio-gambling-machine-expansion-approved.html

Mar 12, 10tv.com, Tumult over military sexual assaults far from over:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/apexchange/2014/03/12/us-military-sexual-assault.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/us_military_aids_search_for_mi.html

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

http://www.militarytimes.com/article/20140311/NEWS/303110033/Ohio-Air-Force-base-addresses-sexual-assaults

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

http://www.limaohio.com/news/news/3861799/Women-Veterans-Tell-their-Stories-of-Service-in-Todays-Military

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24949310/trumbull-commissioners-to-build-new-home-for

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/tuskegee_airman_clarence_c_jam.html

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

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/mar/12/history-lesson/

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

http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/11/us/va-mental-healthcare-clinic/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/amelia_earhart_featured_in_ine.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/profiles-of-service/index.ssf/2014/03/zac_lewis_honors_bond_of_comba.html

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

 http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/director_tim_gorrell_ranks_job.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/03/us-air-force-cuts-to-hit-sooner-than.html

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/05/world/africa/us-takes-training-role-in-africa-as-threats-grow-and-budgets-shrink.html?hp&_r=0

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

http://www.portclintonnewsherald.com/article/20140304/NEWS01/303040025

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/news/2014/03/04/beavercreek-firm-snares-11m-deal-for.html

Mar 04, LA Times, Judge refuses to dismiss sexual assault charges against general:

http://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-sinclair-sexual-assault-court-martial-20140304,0,619438.story#ixzz2v7QREStV

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

http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140304/BENEFITS04/303040032/Slight-increase-proposed-VA-budget?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8487&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.limaohio.com/news/news/817019/Military-cuts-put-JSMC-in-tenuous-position

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/the-last-casualties-as-a-long-war-ends-risks-still-prove-real/2014/03/04/55905998-8a90-11e3-a5bd-844629433ba3_story.html?hpid=z1&org=403&lvl=100&ite=8487&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/03/defense-contract-awards-hit-lowest.html

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

http://www.nbcnews.com/#/health/mental-health/ptsd-it-had-name-vietnam-vets-sue-u-s-military-n44301

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

http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesleadershipforum/2014/03/04/how-war-has-prepared-todays-veterans-for-startups-and-small-businesses/?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8487&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/04/science/suicidal-tendencies-are-evident-before-deployment-study-finds.html?hp

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

http://www.salemnews.net/page/content.detail/id/571310/Veteran-Career-Assistance-Program-is-Thursday.html?nav=5002

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/transportation/project-to-fix-wright-patterson-air-force-base-rus/nd43g/

Mar 03, LA Times, Nearly 1 in 5 had mental illness before enlisting in Army, study says:

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-me-army-mental-illness-20140304,0,3410236.story#ixzz2v7NFCXpE

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/generals-court-martial-could-shape-the-future-of-military-justice-system/2014/03/03/13771df0-a2ee-11e3-a5fa-55f0c77bf39c_story.html?hpid=z3

Mar 03, Plain Dealer, Painesville soldier killed in Korean War finally back home for burial:
http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/03/painesville_soldier_killed_in.html
 
Mar 03, Mansfield News Journal, A Veteran's Story: He's a 'born joiner':
http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140302/NEWS01/303020028/A-Veteran-s-Story-He-born-joiner-
 
Mar 03, Tribune Today, Troop movement signals start of campaign - This week in Civil War history:
http://www.tribtoday.com/page/content.detail/id/600211/Troop-movement-signals-start-of-campaign.html?nav=5021
 
Mar 02, abc22now.com, National Guard Troops Return Home:
http://www.abc22now.com/shared/news/top-stories/stories/wkef_vid_18898.shtml
 
Feb 28, Plain Dealer, Ohio tax tips for veterans and military service members:
http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/ohio_tax_tips_for_veterans.html
 
Feb 28, Dayton Daily News, Board accepts Veterans Service Director’s immediate retirement:
http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/local/board-accepts-veterans-service-directors-immediate/nd3R5/
 
Feb 28, Youngstown Vindicator, Youngstown air base to lose 773rd squadron:
http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/feb/28/air-reserve-station-rd-to-be-removed-fro/
 
Feb 28, Plain Dealer, OSU Law College offers free legal help for central Ohio veterans:
http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/osu_law_college_offers_free_le.html
 
Feb 28, Herald Star, Vets services money OK’d by county:
http://www.hsconnect.com/page/content.detail/id/596005/Vets-services-money-OK-d-by-county.html?nav=5010
 
Feb 28, Sandusky Register, Police: OVH aide stole from veteran:
http://www.sanduskyregister.com/article/perkins-township-police/5371966
 
Feb 28, Plain Dealer, Family military tradition put Duane Evans Jr. on path to Iraq:
http://www.cleveland.com/profiles-of-service/index.ssf/2014/02/family_military_tradition_put.html
 
Feb 28, Portsmouth-dailytimes.com, Veterans tour veterans corridor at SOCF:
http://www.portsmouth-dailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/3115647/Veterans-tour-veterans-corridor-at-SOCF
 
Feb 28, Star Beacon, Legislators introduce bill to name Route 20 after WWI vets:
http://www.starbeacon.com/local/x1783694310/Legislators-introduce-bill-to-name-Route-20-after-WWI-vets
 
Feb 27, Newsnet5.com, Local veteran surprised with a house full of all new furniture from Kronheim's:
http://www.newsnet5.com/news/local-news/better-neighborhoods/local-veteran-surprised-with-a-house-full-of-all-new-furniture-from-kronheims
Feb 26, Toledo Blade, Air National Guard gets local leader: http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2014/02/26/Air-NationalGuard-getslocal-leader.html
 
Feb 26, Dayton Business Journal, Veteran-owned tech businesses to open in local Walmarts:
http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/02/veteran-owned-tech-businesses-to-open.html
 
Feb 25, Dayton Daily News, County veterans director to retire:
http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/news/county-veterans-director-to-retire/ndcCy/
 
Feb 25, Limaohio.com, Workshop provides financial education to veterans:
http://www.limaohio.com/news/news/797646/Workshop-provides-financial-education-to-veterans
 
Feb 25, Northeast Ohio, Battle over slots at veterans' halls continues to pinch Attorney General Mike DeWine:
http://www.cleveland.com/naymik/index.ssf/2014/02/battle_over_slots_at_veteran_h.html#comments
 
Feb 25, NY Times, Trust Eroded, Obama Looks Beyond Karzai:
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/26/world/asia/obama-keeps-options-open-in-afghanistan.html?hp&_r=0
 
Feb 24, Springfield News Sun, Quadcopter drone pending approval to fly at Springfield, Wilmington airports:
http://www.springfieldnewssun.com/news/news/local/quadcopter-drone-pending-approval-to-fly-at-spring/ndbBc/
 
Feb 21, Army Times, White House: 24 soldiers to receive the Medal of Honor:
http://www.armytimes.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2014302210025

Feb 25, USA Today, Soldiers survive combat, then lose their jobs:
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/02/24/soldiers-troops-fired-reduction-downsizing/5560515/
 
Feb 24, Plain Dealer, Veterans Resource Fair offers job, education opportunities and more:
http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/veterans_resource_fair_offers.html#incart_river
 
Feb 24, Washington Post,  Pentagon blueprint would cut Army size as military adjusts to leaner budgets:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/pentagon-blueprint-would-cut-army-size-as-military-adjusts-to-leaner-budgets/2014/02/24/c029e2b4-9d8d-11e3-9ba6-800d1192d08b_story.html?hpid=z4
 
Feb 24, The Blade, Ohio Guard flying?night training missions:
http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2014/02/25/Ohio-Guard-flying-night-training-missions.html
 
Feb 21, Mansfield News Journal, Military dad surprises son at Ohio elementary school:
http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140220/NEWS01/302200009/Military-dad-surprises-son-Ohio-elementary-school
 
Feb 20, Dayton Business Journal, Pentagon seeking more funds for cyber spending:
http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/02/pentagon-seeking-more-funds-for-cyber.html
 
Feb 20, The Blade, Lucas County burial corps honors comrades:
http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2014/02/20/Burial-corps-honors-comrades.html
 
Feb 20, 19ActionNews, Montague pleads guilty to corruption charges:
http://www.19actionnews.com/story/24781860/montague-pleads-guilty
 
Feb 19, Stars and Stripes, Veterans could have Social Security disability benefits expedited:
http://www.stripes.com/news/veterans/veterans-could-have-social-security-disability-benefits-expedited-1.268478
 
Feb 19, Wall Street Journal, Study Warns on Afghan Troop Cuts:
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303636404579393592477789148

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/02/18/Black_history_veterans.html

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

http://www.morningjournal.com/general-news/20140217/valor-home-receives-donation-from-italian-american-veterans-post-1-auxiliary

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

 http://www.toledoblade.com/Education/2014/02/18/Veterans-to-get-financial-skills-training-at-UT.html#V84j2XtVReZhUwPA.99

Feb 16, CBSNews.com, Obama signs debt ceiling, military pension bills:

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/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’:

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/disabled-vet-beaten-teen-gang-called-white-boy-article-1.1615395#ixzz2thzoTaPxhttp://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/disabled-vet-beaten-teen-gang-called-white-boy-article-1.1615395

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/congress-clears-bill-ending-military-pension-cuts-1.466259

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/veterans_share_stories_at_blac.html

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

http://www.thesidneypost.com/shelby-county-veterans-service-office-gets-it-done-2/

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

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/02/14/vets-upset-cola-reduction-remains-for-new-troops.html#.Uv4ffX5slls.twitter

Feb 14, 10tv.com, Military nears holy grail: Pizza that lasts years:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/apexchange/2014/02/14/us-mre-pizza.html

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

http://www.thesidneypost.com/to-forget-the-battle-return-to-the-field/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/nation/index.ssf/2014/02/space_shuttle_exhibit_to_open.html

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/business/2014/02/13/home-depot-will-hire-600-seasonal-workers-here.html

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

 http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/veterans-service-officer-looks-out-for-those-who-s/ndG89/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/ohio_national_guard_units_retu.html#incart_river

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/14/world/asia/afghanistan-releases-prisoners-over-us-objections.html?hp&_r=1

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

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/198130-the-va-backlog-can-we-trust-the-numbers#.Uv0e1Ep-R-c.twitter#ixzz2tKBp5eFT

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

http://www.norwalkreflector.com/article/4141221

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

http://www.mchnews.com/articles/2014/02/12/news/top_stories_and_breaking_news/doc52fac1b85d22d769686716.txt

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/news/2014/02/12/latest-scoop-on-changing-landscape-of.html

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

http://www.usatoday.com/story/nation/2014/02/12/critical-materials-shortage-national-security-risks/5400267/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/two_ohioans_get_scholarships_f.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/joint_veterans_commission_will.html#incart_river

Feb 10, LA Times, Congress moves to reverse budget cuts to veterans' benefits:

 http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/politicsnow/la-pn-vets-cuts-debt-limit-20140210,0,2215546.story#ixzz2t8oph4p9

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/us-debates-drone-strike-on-american-terror-suspect-in-pakistan.html?hp&_r=0

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/lima_company_memorial_honoring.html

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

http://www.toledoblade.com/Culture/2014/02/04/Perrysburg-a-Purple-Heart-City.html

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

http://www.marionstar.com/article/20140210/NEWS01/302100002/Ohio-State-gets-funding-veterans-scholarships

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

http://www.thegatewaynews.com/ap%20international/2014/02/10/north-korea-rescinds-invitation-to-us-envoy

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/wp/2014/02/09/construction-industry-pledges-to-hire-100000-veterans/?hpid=z5

Feb 10, Tribune Today, Identification helps vets:

http://www.tribtoday.com/page/content.detail/id/599286/Identification-helps-vets--video-.html?nav=5021

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/documents-reveal-chaotic-military-sex-abuse-record-1.465346

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

http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20140208/NEWS04/302080003/EOD-Marine-first-receive-revolutionary-prosthetic-implant?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8386&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.news-sentinel.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20140208/NEWS/140209607

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/02/08/air-force-veteran-advocated-for-driving-park.html

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/jewell-cardwell-world-war-ii-veteran-graduates-after-seven-decade-break-in-studies-1.465121

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

http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140207/JOBS/302070016/Jobless-rate-recent-vets-increased-January?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8386&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

Feb 07, Military.com, Hagel Will Name Military Ethics Czar:

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/02/07/hagel-will-name-military-ethics-czar.html#.UvWmeXXCHMM.twitter?org=403&lvl=100&ite=8386&lea=3869&ctr=0&par=1

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

http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/05/us/military-family-suicides/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/profiles-of-service/index.ssf/2014/02/veteran_remembers_the_trench_w.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/air_force_contractors_with_nor.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/news/2014/02/07/millions-of-dollars-in-new.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/free_smartphone_app_brings_the.html

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/military-dog-captured-by-taliban-fighters-who-post-video-of-their-captive/2014/02/06/c8d0f8f0-8f44-11e3-84e1-27626c5ef5fb_story.html

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/ap/ap/top-news/former-warlord-launches-campaign-to-succeed-karzai/ndF94/

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

http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2014/02/06/world/asia/ap-as-afghan-presidential-election.html?ref=asia&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=%2AAfPak%20Daily%20Brief&utm_campaign=South%20Asia%20Daily%20Brief%202-7-14

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

http://www.stripes.com/news/veterans/more-than-1-800-vets-records-intentionally-destroyed-or-misfiled-by-2-clerks-1.264849

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/veterans_art_therapy_featured.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/02/veterans_and_their_families_ha.html

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

http://tribune-chronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/451833/Ohio-man-gets-Purple-Heart-decades-later.html?isap=1&nav=5031

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

http://www.thisweeknews.com/content/stories/olentangy/news/2014/02/04/historian-shares-story-of-valiant-groundhogs.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/02/ohio-politicians-downplay-critics-of.html

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

http://www.zanesvilletimesrecorder.com/article/20140203/NEWS01/302030021/Volunteer-veteran-honored-State-Senate-lifetime-service?nclick_check=1

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24614460/vietnam-veteran-may-get-help-with-va-columbiana-county

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

http://www.militarytimes.com/article/20140203/NEWS/302030028/Report-U-S-troop-morale-Afghanistan-increased-2013

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

http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140203/NEWS06/302030018

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

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140202/NEWS01/302020016/Soldier-wounded-while-treating-others

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

http://tribune-chronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/598972/Local-men-re-enlist-for-continued-military-service.html?nav=5397

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/02/03/rickenbacker-makes-its-case.html

Feb 03, LA Times, Military sniper links his string of armed robberies to PTSD:

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-sniper-ptsd-20140203,0,4514917.story#ixzz2sHzdfuXQ

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

http://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/450128/Updated-online-tour-of-Ohio-s-Air-Force-museum.html?isap=1&nav=5018

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24614445/wwii-veteran-gets-his-wish-to-tour-air-reserve-station-vienna

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

http://www.tribtoday.com/page/content.detail/id/598898/Camp-Ravenna-to-get-review.html?nav=5021

Feb 01, 10tv.com, Navy Christens Ship Named For Astronaut John Glenn:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/2014/02/01/ap-san-diego-john-glenn-navy-ship.html

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/camp-ravenna-clears-hurdle-for-possible-missile-defense-site-1.463322

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

http://www.cantonrep.com/article/20140131/NEWS/140139837/1994/NEWS#ixzz2sHyjYDEt

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

http://www.journal-news.com/news/news/new-veterans-transportation-contract-a-savings-for/nc7YB/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/veterans_and_service_members_a.html

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/faith_and_values/2014/01/31/legionnaires-to-honor-wwii-chaplains-at-vets-memorial.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/01/wright-patt-sees-some-positives-in-air.html

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/top_gun_pilot_from_painesville.html

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

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/01/30/usa-today-pew-research-poll-americans-question-results-in-iraq-afghanistan/5028097/

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/01/31/air-force-told-to-rely-on-guard-reserve.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/news/2014/01/31/air-force-eyes-relocating-office-170.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/news/2014/01/30/veterans-service-commission-moving-out.html

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

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/01/30/special-inspector-general-afghanistan-reconstruction-pentagon/5053357/

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24591519/youngstown-man-sentenced-for-stealing-from-veterans-organization

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

http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/news/local-military/report-on-structure-of-the-air-force-due-today/nc6hT/

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

http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2014/01/29/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:

http://www.usatoday.com/story/nation/2014/01/27/veterans-jobs-corporations-morgan-hiring-initiative/4934987/

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

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/army-ranger-cory-remsburg-receives-nation-gratitude-state-union-article-1.1595028#ixzz2rovzje00

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

http://www.thegatewaynews.com/news%20local/2014/01/29/streetsboro-veterans-recognized-on-website

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/01/boeing-ge-lockheed-to-support-iraq.html

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

http://www.lancastereaglegazette.com/article/20140128/NEWS01/301280015/Stivers-nominates-area-students-military-academies

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/tueskegee_airman_thomas_austin.html

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/jewell-cardwell-barbershop-quartets-to-help-overseas-military-strike-right-note-on-valentine-s-day-1.462500

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/coast_guard_honors_westlake_tr.html

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

http://www.cantonrep.com/article/20140126/NEWS/140129453/10284/NEWS

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

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20140126/NEWS01/301260025/Veteran-s-Story-Recalling-time-Hawaiian-Warrior-

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/break-news/ohio-college-gets-air-force-grant-for-trauma-study-1.462117

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

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/27/world/asia/afghanistan-exit-is-seen-as-peril-to-drone-mission.html?hp&_r=0

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/ohio-veterans-unit-to-get-5-million-renovation-1.462119

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

http://www.wcpo.com/news/state/state-ohio/veterans-service-directors-struggle-to-catch-double-dippers

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/business/2014/01/26/helping-veterans-find-new-careers.html

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/military-brass-behaving-badly-files-detail-a-spate-of-misconduct-dogging-armed-forces/2014/01/26/4d06c770-843d-11e3-bbe5-6a2a3141e3a9_story.html?hpid=z4

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

http://www.cleveland.com/profiles-of-service/index.ssf/2014/01/roland_fletcher_flew_in_burma.html

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

http://thelantern.com/2014/01/avalanche-survivor-encourages-ohio-state-students-adventure-engage-veterans/

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/family_receives_medals_honorin.html

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/morning_call/2014/01/personal-info-of-more-than-5000.html

Jan 23, LA Times, Sweeping review ordered for Pentagon's troubled nuclear force:

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-nuke-review-20140124,0,4393042.story#ixzz2rLIW8u2s

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

http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/news/2014/01/23/10m-project-on-tap-at-wright-patt.html

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

http://chronicle.northcoastnow.com/2014/01/23/wellington-eagles-club-makes-case-allow-veterans-groups-host-video-slots/

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

http://www.news-herald.com/general-news/20140122/housing-facility-for-veterans-in-ohio-expands

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

http://putnamsentinel.com/Content/News/Local-News/Article/Morman-reappointed-to-Veteran-s-Commission/1/1/17628

Jan 21, Military.com, Military planes get new missions:

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/01/21/military-planes-get-new-missions.html?comp=7000023468292&rank=1

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

http://www.chillicothegazette.com/article/20140120/NEWS01/301200024/Lima-Company-Memorial-back-Statehouse

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

http://www.harrisonnewsherald.com/?p=11508

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

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/jan/21/habitat-to-build-home-for-disabled-veter/

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

http://www.ohio.com/news/war-of-1812-becomes-personal-for-silver-lake-woman-1.460488

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

http://www.toledoblade.com/State/2014/01/19/Bid-protest-on-Air-Force-museum-expansion-denied-new-building-expected-to-open-in-2016.html#xvAr3BuP47xi3EIc.99

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

http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/news/local/dayton-cemetery-named-a-national-shrine/ncq9H/

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

http://businessjournaldaily.com/company-news/att-looks-hire-300-more-veterans-ohio-2014-1-17

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/ohio_national_guard_responds_t.html

Jan 16, Cincinnati.com, Auto auction drives to benefit veterans:

http://news.cincinnati.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/AB/20140116/NEWS01/301160054/

Jan16, Akron Beacon Journal, Back to Benghazi”:

http://www.ohio.com/editorial/back-to-benghazi-1.459830

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24475661/closing-arguments-wrap-up-in-veteran-malpractice-suit

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

http://www.websterpost.com/article/20140116/NEWS/140119666#ixzz2qg6uJn29

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/bells_of_st_stephen_ring_out_v.html

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

http://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/556404/Plans-on-track-for-reserve-center-project.html?nav=5002

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

http://www.wfmj.com/story/24449540/medical-experts-testify-in-medical-malpractice-trial

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

http://www.militarytimes.com/article/20140115/NEWS/301150014/Five-female-vets-get-reprieve-home-foreclosure

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

http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/jan/15/camp-ravenna-training-center-expected-get-federal-/?nw

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

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/01/15/jobless-benefits-plans-stall-in-senate.html

Jan 15, 10TV.com, Marines probing validity of online Iraq war photos:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/apexchange/2014/01/15/us-marines-iraq-photos.html

Jan 14, Military.com, Guard Association Hits Army Chief Over Remarks:

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/01/14/guard-association-hits-army-chief-over-remarks.html?comp=7000023435700&rank=5

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

http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2014/01/vietnam_a_lifelong_interest_fo.html

Jan 14, 10TV.com, US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,164:

http://www.10tv.com/content/stories/apexchange/2014/01/14/ap-us--afghan-us-deaths.html

Jan 14, Military.com, Stateside Tricare Service Centers Closing April 1:

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/01/14/stateside-tricare-service-centers-closing-april-1.html?comp=7000023435630&rank=1

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

http://www.chillicothegazette.com/article/20140113/NEWS01/301130029/Minney-advocating-blind-veterans

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

http://www.journal-news.com/news/news/ex-employee-threatens-butler-county-veterans-agenc/ncnnD/