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May 18, 2016, 19:26 ET Fitz Casino & Hotel, Tunica To Host Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall May 27- 30

 A traveling replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall will make its way to the grounds of the Fitz Casino & Hotel, Tunica in time for Memorial...


May 18, 2016, 19:21 ET PenFed Honors Service and Sacrifice at 81st Annual Meeting

 PenFed Credit Union's Chairman of the Board Ed Cody decisively went off script and made an impromptu yet heartfelt tribute to members of...


May 18, 2016, 15:15 ET Bankers Healthcare Group Sponsors The Special Operations Golf Tournament Of South Florida To Support Military Families

 Bankers Healthcare Group showed its support for military families by sponsoring the Special Operations Golf Tournament of South Florida held...


May 18, 2016, 15:05 ET In Honor Of Memorial Day, Hyundai Offers $1000 Benefit To Military Service Men And Women Over Holiday Weekend

 Hyundai is doubling its military incentive to United States service men and women this Memorial Day weekend. Any active or retired military...


May 18, 2016, 08:00 ET Northwestern Mutual Recognizes the United States Armed Forces During Military Appreciation Month, Offers Tips for a More Secure Financial Future

 Northwestern Mutual, an American company with nearly 160 years of proud service to its clients, celebrates Military Appreciation Month in May...


May 18, 2016, 07:38 ET American Legion welcomes vets to discuss VA health care

The American Legion invites all Las Vegas area veterans and their family members to a town hall meeting to discuss their Veterans Affairs (VA)...


May 17, 2016, 17:03 ET Rolling Thunder®, Inc.'s 29th Annual Memorial Day Demonstration Still Asking Accountability for those Prisoners of War/Missing in Action

 This year is the organization's 29th anniversary demonstration in support of POW/MIA and Veterans' Issues. Speakers for this year include John...


May 17, 2016, 16:20 ET Six New Veterans Business Outreach Centers Open

 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) today announced $1.5 million in grant funding for six additional Veterans Business Outreach...


May 17, 2016, 14:23 ET AFGE: No, the VA is Not Broken

 These days, it's hard to open a newspaper or watch the news without hearing the latest spin about how the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)...


May 17, 2016, 13:11 ET Sodexo and Medisend Partner to Bring Biomedical Career Opportunities to Veterans

Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services and one of the largest healthcare technology management companies, is partnering with Medisend, a...


May 17, 2016, 12:49 ET Florida Sunset Promotes Creativity on Canvas

If you can't witness the soft orange, reddish pinks, and variations of yellow melted into a Florida sunset, why not take a brush to canvas and...


May 17, 2016, 11:03 ET McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurants To Offer Free Entrée To Active U.S. Military Members And Veterans On Memorial Day

 In recognition of Memorial Day, McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurants across the nation will thank active U.S. military members,...


May 17, 2016, 10:30 ET Joan K. Norton Announces Donation To Help Revitalize Events Hall Utilized By Local Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Auxiliary Unit

Joan K. Norton, who leads Joan K. Norton & Associates, an independent wealth management firm, today announced that she recently made a...


May 17, 2016, 08:30 ET CivilianJobs.com Names Deloitte a 2016 Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military®

 CivilianJobs.com has named Deloitte a Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military®, a designation that helps military-experienced job...


May 17, 2016, 08:00 ET Combat Veterans to open an Anytime Fitness club in Richardson, Texas

Working out is about to get a lot easier.  No more excuses about an inconvenient gym location or limited hours.  Anytime Fitness is...


May 16, 2016, 19:33 ET Microsoft and Boot Campaign host National Military Appreciation Month Pushups For Charity awareness event

 As part of National Military Appreciation Month, Microsoft Military Affairs, in collaboration with Boot Campaign, will participate in Pushups...


May 16, 2016, 13:54 ET Military Child Education Coalition Offers New Professional Development Course Aimed at Serving Children of Veterans

 The Military Child Education Coalition® (MCEC), through a grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation, has developed a six-hour course...


May 16, 2016, 13:45 ET The Warrior Jeep Team Makes History and Completes the Trans-America Trail

The Warrior Jeep Team makes history by becoming the first to navigate a Jeep the entire length of the famous Trans-America Trail in one contiguous...


May 16, 2016, 10:47 ET American Red Cross Honors Service to the Armed Forces Giving Program Members

 In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, the American Red Cross is recognizing its partners The Home Depot®, the LAW Foundation,...


May 16, 2016, 09:00 ET Zebit Launches First And Only No-Cost Credit Option For Military Personnel That Never Charges Interest Or Fees

 Zebit, a company committed to offering no-cost, transparent credit to hardworking Americans, today launched a new direct-to-consumer offering...


May 16, 2016, 07:00 ET Vet Tix Delivers 2 Million Event Tickets to the U.S. Military Community

Veteran Tickets Foundation (Vet Tix), a national nonprofit that provides free event tickets to the U.S. military community, announced today that it...


May 15, 2016, 15:59 ET iSolved Network Sponsors SEAL Legacy Golf Classic

iSolved Network is proud to present the Fifth Annual SEAL Legacy Golf Classic & Night of Heroes in Houston, Texas, May 15 and 16.  The...


May 13, 2016, 13:26 ET Air Force Veteran to Receive Fire-Sprinkler-Protected Home in Manhattan from Homes For Our Troops

  WHO: Homes For Our Troops, Manhattan Fire Protection District and the Illinois Fire Sprinkler Coalition - Chief Daniel...


May 13, 2016, 12:32 ET New $5 million Lupus Medical Research Program Approved by House Subcommittee

A new $5 million Lupus Peer-reviewed Medical Research Program to be operated by the U.S. Defense Department has been approved by the House of...


May 13, 2016, 10:30 ET City of San Antonio Effectively Ends Veteran Homelessness

Today, San Antonio Mayor Ivy R. Taylor announced that the City of San Antonio has met the objectives of the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran...