At the State House Wednesday, there was a special honor for a National Guard soldier-turned-Boston Marathon bombing hero.
From the skies above and on water, rescuers raced to the scene of a simulated plane crash.
The governor praised the National Guard for their efforts in the snow cleanup.
About 500 members of the Massachusetts National Guard are being activated to help deal with the aftermath of record-setting snowfall over the past two weeks.
On Christmas Eve, 130 members of the Massachusetts Army National Guard were reunited with their families.
More than 350 Massachusetts National Guard soldiers will be home in time for the holidays this year.
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.
The newest fighter jets that have been the subject of noise complaints across the country won’t be flying low over the hills of western Maine under the National Guard’s proposal to increase the amount of training area for ground-hugging flights, official said Thursday.
Members of the Massachusetts National Guard have run in the Boston Marathon in full uniform while wearing 40-pound rucksacks, for the past decade. But it won’t happen this year because no backpacks are allowed.
The governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are stepping up calls on President Barack Obama to scale back the proposed shrinking of the Army National Guard.