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With President Barack Obama at the signing ceremony for the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act are, left to right, Susan Selke (Clay Hunt’s mother), Richard Selke (Clay Hunt’s father), Sen. Joe Donnelly, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Paul Rieckhoff (founder and CEO, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, IAVA), Sen. John McCain, Bonnie Carroll (president and founder, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, TAPS), Gary Augustine (executive director, Disabled American Veterans), Michelle Obama, Jake Wood (co-founder and executive director of Team Rubicon), Rep. Tammy Duckworth, Rep. Timothy Walz.

Co-sponsored by Blumenthal and McCain: Bipartisan veterans suicide prevention act signed into law

In a Congress known for gridlock and dysfunction, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal was proud to…

Holidays for Heroes, created by Westonite Tom McCann, provides family vacations to wounded veterans who are recovering at Walter Reed Hospital. The soldiers are treated to a week of sailing, fishing, barbecuing and other vacation activities with their families.

Weston man helps soldiers with Holidays for Heroes

Three years ago, Westonite Tom McCann spent Memorial Day weekend with his family at their…

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Hope for Heroes holds Casino Night fund-raiser

Hope for Heroes Foundation’s New England chapter is holding its first fund-raiser, Hope for Heroes…

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Weston Kiwanis Club joins others to support homeless veterans

Demonstrating the power of Kiwanis kinship, four local Kiwanis clubs banded together to raise $7,500…

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