Wounded Warrior Project Launches Mental Health Support Line

RALEIGH, N.C., March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Having recently hit a huge milestone of serving more than 100,000 combat warriors – in addition to their families and caregivers – Wounded Warrior Project®(WWP) fully launched one of its highly popular pilot … Continue reading

Veterans Heal at Wounded Warrior Project Mental Health Workshop

MARTINSVILLE, Ind., March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Injured veterans recently attended a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) mental health workshop in Martinsville, Indiana. These gatherings are often the first time warriors leave their homes to connect with others in their communities. “Wounded … Continue reading

Massive Layoffs Announced Today As A Result Of Philadelphia Beverage Tax

Statement from Teamsters Local 830’s Daniel H. Grace PHILADELPHIA, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The following is a statement from Teamsters Local Union 830 Secretary-Treasurer Daniel H. Grace on the layoffs announced today by Pepsi: “Our worst fears have been … Continue reading

Wreaths Across America Announces “I’m an American” Theme for 2017

This year will focus on the celebration of differences, seeking to build bridges COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine and WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Each December, Americans from all walks of life join together in thanks on National Wreaths Across America Day to Remember, … Continue reading

Temple Law Graduate Indicted On Embezzlement And Tax Charges

PHILADELPHIA – An indictment was returned today charging David T. Shulick, 46, of Gladwyne, Pennsylvania, with embezzling funds from the School District of Philadelphia.  Shulick was also charged in a scheme to defraud PNC Bank, and with filing false tax … Continue reading

Legion applauds McCain for protecting veterans’ preference

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — One of The American Legion’s top priorities is creating and protecting the benefits veterans use every day, including veterans’ preference for employment, which the 2017 Senate-passed National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is threatening. In the … Continue reading

Wounded Warrior Project Honors Life and Legacy of Navy SEAL Chris Campbell

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The shore in front of the historic Jacksonville Beach Lifeguard Station was mostly vacant, apart from large waves lifting a crisp, salty aroma into the air and wounded warriors carrying their surf boards. Injured … Continue reading

Latino Faces 20 Years in Prison for Reentering U.S.

Ramon Emilio Alvarez-Monegro, a/k/a “Jose Diaz Contreras,” a/k/a “Pedro Antonio Tejeda-Garcia,” a/k/a “Antonio Tejada,” 49, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged today by Indictment with illegal reentry after deportation, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  The indictment alleges that on … Continue reading

SEAL — NSW Family Foundation 2016 Fundraiser Raises Over $1.2 Million

Annual Event Benefits Navy SEALs and Their Families SAN DIEGO, May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The SEAL – Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Family Foundation is pleased to announce that its fundraiser on Saturday, April 30, 2016 raised more than $1.2 … Continue reading

24th Infantry Division Reunites To Commemorate Silver Anniversary of Desert Storm

HINESVILLE, Ga., Jan. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A quarter of a century ago, the soldiers of the 24th Infantry Division answered the call of their Nation and went to war, first to defend Saudi Arabia and then to liberate Kuwait … Continue reading