Contact Us
military

military

151533161
Marie Fields/ThinkStock
[

Treats 4 Our Troops

The kids had fun in their costumes collecting candy ~ Now what? Donate your excess candy to our military!

Read More

Category: Halloween Tags: , , ,
TSM
TSM
[

‘The Voice’ Winner Sawyer Fredericks To Help Support Veterans in Utica

In the Spring of 2015 a star was born out of Fultonville, NY. Teenager and timid musician auditioned for, powered his way through the battle and knockout rounds, and took home the honor of winning on the NBC hit series, 'The Voice.' Now, Sawyer Fredericks is bringing his talents back to Utica.

Read More

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi
Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi
[

Rome Native and Former Tuskegee Airman Honored by New York State Assembly

One of the bravest group of soldiers to ever defend our nation are the Tuskegee Airmen. They flew and fought in many dangerous battles, all with the thought of friends, family, and fellow Americans in their hearts. Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi and his colleagues honored a few of the surviving members of the honorable group. One of those men is Rome native Herbert Thorpe.

Read More

Category: Utica-Rome News Tags: ,
Stacey McAdams
Stacey McAdams
[

Central New York Woman Thanks Military For Service By Buying Them Lunch

A local woman wanted to thank the soldiers in the United States Army for their service so she decided to to treat them to lunch at Moe's.

Read More

Ron Weyant
Ron Weyant
[

Rome Lowe’s Creates Parking Spots Reserved for Military Vets

Lowe's home improvement store in Rome recently displayed an act of Patriotism by  creating designated parking spaces for Purple Hearts and military veterans.

Read More

William Thomas Cain/Getty
William Thomas Cain/Getty
[

Help ‘Fill The HIll’ With U.S. Flags For Memorial Day

The goal: 'Fill The Hill' with hundreds of U.S. flags on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30. Are you in? Show you're proud to be an American and support Sitrin's Military Rehabilitation Program

Read More

GoFundMe
GoFundMe
[

Injured Rome Army War Vet Needs Help With Bills and Medical Expenses

Mental health is one of the biggest issues facing our nation and in most cases it's a significant issue for our men and women who return home from war. David Fletcher is a 55-year-old Army veteran who served in the first Gulf War. David has fallen on some hard times and is now faced with an ankle injury leaving him unable to work or pay for most of his bills. Hopefully the community can come to his assistance.

Read More

Denise Brigham Baker
Denise Brigham Baker
[

Marine Corps Mom Asking You To Leave The Light on For Third Son in Boot Camp

Denise Brigham Baker is a mother of three boys. One of the three is already a United States Marine and the other is in the Army. She has one more boy approaching his last few days of basic training at Paris Island to become a Marine. She is asking the community for help to keep a tradition of hers alive and bright.

Read More

Soldier Reading Letter from Home
Fuse
[

‘Cell Phones for Soldiers’ Gives Troops Free Calls Home

One of the most important things for a soldier deployed overseas is constant contact and communication with their family and loved ones. It may be the only relief they have from the stress and trauma of being in combat or in difficult situations. That is why Senator Joe Griffo and AT&T are teaming up with "Cell Phones for Soldiers."

Read More

Prapass Wannapinij/ThinkStock/TSM
Prapass Wannapinij/ThinkStock/TSM
[

1 In 3 Adults Too Fat To Enlist

The United State's growing obesity problem is causing significant recruiting problems for the military. According to a report issued on Wednesday by a group of retired military leaders, one in three young adults nationwide are considered too fat to enlist.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: , ,
Chris Hondros/Getty Images News
Chris Hondros/Getty Images News
[

NY State Fair Will Host Memorial For Military Working Dogs

A new monument is coming to the New York State Fair fairgrounds. The War Dogs Memorial will be unveiled during the Armed Forces Day ceremony on September 3rd.

Read More

LucieHolloway/ThinkStock
LucieHolloway/ThinkStock
[

Release a Message to Your Soldier to Benefit Sitrin Military Rehabilitation

The Sitrin Stars and Stripes Run-Walk is one of the biggest fund-raisers of the year for the organization's military rehabilitation program. One of the biggest services they provide is care for those wounded warriors who have been injured in combat situations. They are doing something new this year that allows you to do something really special!

Read More

Category: Utica-Rome News Tags: ,

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://961theeagle.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Classic Rewards Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Classic Rewards Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.