‘His one true love’: Vietnam veteran’s last wish to broadcast on ham radio fulfilled

For Vietnam veteran John Nugent, who served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps, coming home to Newburgh, N.Y., meant some isolation, according to his son Chris, but his love of ham radio allowed him to reach out to other people throughout the world. “It was tough for him. The radio Read More …

Northbrook man gives up fight for 63-foot ham radio antenna

“I can’t fight City Hall,” he said Wednesday, a short time after withdrawing his bid to put up a 63-foot, 3-inch wide antenna in his front yard. “If I knew that before I bought the house, I wouldn’t have bought the house,” he told trustees. Full Article