Remembering the Fallen from Philadelphia’s Edison High School

PHILADELPHIA, PA / MAY 21, 2015 / DIVERSE NEWS— Today marked another annual remembrance for the 64 Thomas A. Edison High School graduates who gave the ultimate sacrifice for the nation. The High School’s ROTC was out in force for … Continue reading

THE NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT ON PBS LIVE FROM THE U.S. CAPITOL

Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise Mark 10th Anniversary Co-Hosting the Night Of Remembrance PR Newswire, Washington, DC, May 21, 2015 – This Memorial Day weekend, PBS brings viewers an inspiring night of remembrance dedicated to our men and women in … Continue reading

U.S. News Releases the 2015 Best Online Programs for Veterans

U.S. News debuts Best Online MBA Programs and Online Criminal Justice Programs for Veterans; Pennsylvania State University–World Campus is the No. 1 Best Bachelor’s Program in the country WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — U.S. News & World Report, publisher … Continue reading

DAV Calls for Congress to Set Memorial Day 2016 Deadlines to Ensure Equitable Services for Women Veterans

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Testifying today before the House Veterans Affairs Committee, DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Deputy National Legislative Director Joy Ilem told Congress it must set deadlines for action by the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that … Continue reading

Northrop Grumman Ranked 35th on DiversityInc’s 2015 Top 50 Companies for Diversity List

FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been ranked 35th on DiversityInc’s annual list for the Top 50 Companies for Diversity. The company remained the top rated aerospace and defense company in the overall … Continue reading

Congressman Fattah Announces $520,463 in Veterans Housing Grants for Philadelphia

WASHINGTON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02) announced that the Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) will receive $520,463 from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to support ending veteran homelessness in the community. … Continue reading

High Five Tour 2015 Sets Out on Mission To Thank Nation’s Military Families

Tour Raising Funds to Benefit Wounded Vets Through “Mobility is Freedom” OMAHA, Neb., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Wounded Warriors Family Support’s High Five Tour 2015, themed “Mobility is Freedom,” will unite communities around the country for a common mission … Continue reading

Ocala, Fla., High School Senior Sweeps to Victory, Earns $18K Scholarship in American Legion Oratorical Contest

NDIANAPOLIS, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A senior from Vanguard High School in Ocala, Fla., capped a busy weekend of competition in Indianapolis by earning an $18,000 college scholarship and first place in The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship … Continue reading

Gary Sinise And The Lt. Dan Band to Kick-off Fleet Week With a Benefit Concert at Hard Rock Cafe New York in Times Square

NEW YORK, April 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On the evening of May 21st, Sailors and Marines will gather, along with their supporters, to kick off New York City’s 2015 Fleet Week with benefit concert headlined by Gary Sinise and The … Continue reading

Salt-N-Pepa Joins Lane Bryant In Launching #ImNoAngel Campaign In New York City

NEW YORK, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Lane Bryant, the nation’s leader in fashion for women sizes 14 to 28, celebrated the debut of the brand’s trailblazing #ImNoAngel campaign yesterday with a comprehensive advertising campaign nationwide that included a “pop-up” concert … Continue reading