The AmericanLegion launches new career platform

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Legion and its allies in veteran employment and entrepreneurship have launched a new web platform to help those who served in uniform translate military skills to job skills, find employment, start businesses … Continue reading

YWCA of Greater Harrisburg Selected for State’s Supportive Housing Award

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The YWCA of Greater Harrisburg today was awarded the state’s annual Supportive Housing Award for its program that provides Pennsylvania veterans with safe, quality rental housing and other services to help them live … Continue reading

United War Veterans Council Kicks-Off Nation’s Largest Celebration Of Service, “America’s Parade,” The 95th Annual New York City Veterans Day Parade, November 11th

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The United War Veterans Council (UWVC) is ‘locked, loaded and ready’ to kick-off “America’s Parade,” the 95th annual New York City Veterans Day Parade, the nation’s largest celebration of service, on Tuesday, November 11.  … Continue reading

RadioShack Launches Defense Mobile Service for Veterans, Military Service Members and their Families

FORT WORTH, Texas and WESTPORT, Conn., Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Defense Mobile’s new 4G LTE mobile network built exclusively for veterans, military service members and their families is now available at RadioShack locations nationwide. Defense Mobile’s branch-specific brands– ARMYmobile, NAVYmobile, … Continue reading

In Honor of Veterans Day …

Stater Bros. Charities Donates Four 12-Passenger Transport Vans to VA Medical Center in Loma Linda Hosts Military Appreciation Night at Ontario Reign Hockey Game SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Stater Bros. Charities recently provided over $100,000 in funding … Continue reading

Do Something Meaningful for Veterans Day

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — This Veterans Day, the Real Warriors Campaign honors all veterans who have sacrificed so much for our country. You are encouraged to do something meaningful for those who have served, even if you do … Continue reading

Providing Support to the Families of Fallen Canadian Armed Forces Members

OTTAWA, Nov 3, 2014 /CNW/ – The significant kindness and generosity of Canadians and their support for our troops has been touching and overwhelming over the past week, and over the course of the past years. In the wake of … Continue reading

College of DuPage Named ‘Military Friendly’ for Sixth Consecutive Year

GLEN ELLYN, Ill., Nov. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn was included in the 2015 list of “Military Friendly Schools” compiled by G.I. Jobs, a veteran-owned publication focusing on post-military education and employment. This is the sixth … Continue reading

Medal of Honor Recipients Recognize Hometown Heroes

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Since 2008, recipients of the Medal of Honor – our nation’s highest award for wartime acts of valor – have recognized local heroes with the Congressional Medal of Honor Society’s Citizen Honors award. The … Continue reading

Canada Refuses to Give Description or Photo of Terrorist

PHILADELPHIA, PA / October 23, 2014 / DIVERSE NEWS  — I just called the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who is handling the investigation in the Michael Zehaf-Bibeau terrorist case. Amazingly, after calling the RCMP twice, they refused to give the … Continue reading