Senator Toomey Aims To Lower Unemployment Rate Among Nation's VeteransA meeting was held today in Montgomery County to discuss ways to lower the unemployment rate of recent military veterans. Among the speakers, Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey.
Schuylkill County Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Capt. Jason B. Jones, 29, of Orwigsburg, Schuylkill County, died Monday, in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, of wounds received from small-arms.
As President Hosts Summit On Concussions, Local School District's Policy Puts Training At ForefrontIn the hard hitting world of high school football, concussions are a problem. And Strath Haven High School is dealing with them head on.
Soldier From Lancaster County Killed In AfghanistanMilitary authorities say a Colorado-based Green Beret from Pennsylvania was killed over the weekend during an attack on his base in Afghanistan.
Remains Of 3 Missing Pa. Airmen Returned The Department of Defense said Friday that the remains of three Pennsylvania airmen missing from the Vietnam War and World War II have been identified and returned to their families for burial.
Phila. Non-Profit Recognized For Work With Veterans, Stray War-Zone DogsThe Department of Defense's Seven Seals Awards was recently given to Trish Gohl of Northeast Philadelphia for her passionate support for war-torn pups.
Area War Veterans Applaud US Military Decision to Allow Women in CombatUS defense secretary Leon Panetta was expected to announce today that American women will be allowed by policy onto the front lines of combat. Local vetarans, including Aronda Smith, think it's a good move.