Far Rockaway Soldier Receives Promotion
Karen Dennard from Far Rockaway, currently serving in the Army National Guard, received a promotion to the rank of sergeant. Maj. Gen. Joseph J. Taluto, the adjutant general for the state of New York, presented the promotion in recognition of Dennard's capability for additional responsibility and leadership. De nnard is serving with Company A, 101st Signal Battallion. Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability and development potential.