Wednesday Aug 20
Xenia Daily Gazette
Turner gets update on military sex assaults
The co-chairs of the Military Sexual Assault Prevention Caucus met at Wright-Patt on Monday to see what the base is doing to combat sex assaults.
Tsongas, Ohio rep tour local Hanscom, defense manufacturer
U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas and U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, R-Ohio visit the New Balance factory in Lawrence on Tuesday.
Tsongas reaches across to GOP
U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas and a Republican counterpart from Ohio with whom she's developed a close relationship will visit each other's district next week, a strong showing of working across the aisle even during an election year.
U.S. Department of Defense
Contracts for August 08, 2014
Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Moorestown, New Jersey, has been awarded a $193,610,317 modification to previously awarded contract number HQ0276-10-C-0001 for procurement of necessary material, equipment, and supplies to conduct the technical engineering to define, develop, integrate and test Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense 4.1 and ... (more)
Dracut jake deputized with help from his retired firefighter father
It explains why, five seconds into Tom Mackey's speech -- which Dracut Fire Chief Dave Brouillette asked him to give after Mackey was pinned Wednesday as the department's new deputy chief -- Mackey seemed relieved to be interrupted by his mother, Betty Mackey of Tewksbury, who approached to give her son a loving and proud hug.
Guardsman being honored
The Massachusetts National Guard is holding a ceremony to honor a soldier who has served in it for 38 years.
Communications Capability Deployed in Key Air Force Command and Control Systems
The Tactical Voice Communications System developed by Cornet Technology, Inc. is a key component of a fielded command and control system managing aircraft flying in support of combat operations.
Chabot: Gov looks bad on illegals - again - thanks to Kayyem
Gov. Deval Patrick's administration was well aware that the feds were flying immigrant detainees into the Bay State for years despite the governor's initial insistence he didn't know about recent flights - yet another indication that top state officials have either not told the truth or have downplayed the growing illegal immigrant problem.
LHS Rotc cadets learn money matters from Hanscom Fcu
Juniors and sophomores in Lowell High School's Air Force Jr. ROTC program have new tools to face life's challenges.
Detainee base sites report few problems
No protests. No children in the schools. No effect on city services. Two children with pneumonia treated at a local hospital and paid for by the federal government.