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Gov. Quinn Of Illinois Signs New Laws Meant To Support Illinois Veterans

SPRINGFIELD – In honor of Veterans Day at the Illinois State Fair, Governor Pat Quinn today signed several new laws to support our service members across Illinois. The laws today are designed to address the unique needs of women veterans; increase opportunities for veteran-owned businesses; and protect military memorials. These actions are part of Governor Quinn’s agenda to honor, protect… Read more

Central Florida Military Family Appreciation Day Scheduled For June 1st, 2013

Col. Macrander invites all wing members & their Family  to the…. Family Appreciation Day On Sat, June 1st (UTA) 11am-5pm Appreciation Party & Display Chevron  Park Local Supporters:  Florida Beer Company, Top 3, and Avet Project Inc. ————————————————————- This Veteran Owned Business Event Public Service Announcement (PSA) was brought to you by Veteran Owned Business. Veteran Owned Business is in no… Read more

The 1st Annual Family Fun Day on Sunday June 2nd, 2013

Come out & meet Andy Amadillo visiting from Texas Roadhouse !!! To Benefit The Wounded Warriors Fund !!! Bounce House * Food & Games *Prizes *Face Painting Host by: The American Legion   Date: Sunday, June 2,2013 Time: 1:00 pm-to-5:00 pm   Location: 2817 Carson St. Haltom City TX 76117  —————————– This Veteran Owned Business Event Public Service Announcement (PSA) was brought… Read more

New Report Shows Latest Facts on Veterans

Veterans Publication Releases Latest Facts About Veterans Veterans News Now has just released an info graphic report filled with interesting statistics and facts about United States veterans.  The report was created in partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America. Vietnam Veterans of America(VVA) was founded in 1978.  It was and still remains, the only national Vietnam veterans organization congressionally chartered and exclusively dedicated to… Read more

Virginia Veterans Now Eligible for Hearing and Speech Telecommunications Equipment

The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and Virginia Relay have announced that military veterans living with a hearing or speech loss are automatically eligible for telecommunications equipment through Virginia’s Technology Assistance Program (TAP), according to a news release. The Technology Assistance Program provides telecommunication equipment to qualified applicants whose disabilities prevent them from using a standard… Read more

2012 Veterans Day Events by State

State by State List of Events and Parades for Veterans Day 2012 The following is a state by state list of events, parades and much more happening around our great nation.  We know there are numerous events happening.  If you know of an important event we missed, please email us and we will try to get it added.  We are… Read more

Honolulu Memorial To Dedicate Vietnam Pavilions On Veterans Day 2012

To further honor the 2,504 members of the armed forces missing in action from the Vietnam War who are already memorialized in the Honolulu Memorial, the American Battle Monuments Commission, in coordination with the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific will dedicate two new pavilions and mosaic maps. The dedication will take place on the grounds of the National Memorial… Read more