Nominations wanted for academies

WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Sen. Sharrod Brown (D-Ohio) is seeking nominations for 2015 admissions to military service academies.

Brown nominates 10 students for each service academy: the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

Eligible students can send completed application packet to Brown’s Cleveland office no later than Sept. 25. To request an application, visit