Veteran Affairs Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Hero2Hire helps veterans, spouses find employmentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Her 20 years as an active-duty National Guard member was her career, but a recent divorce had Montoya looking for a part-time job that could eventually become full time. "I'm grateful for the opportunity to be here in a military-only setting," she said.

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  2. Manchester Man Organizes 'Take A Vet Fishing' Event On D-Day AnniversaryRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Jeff Arnson, left, of Manchester, is the Take a Vet Fishing East coordinator. His neighbor, Zigmond Olbert, is a 93-year-old World War II veteran who has joined him on many recent veteran fishing trips.

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  3. Veterans use uniforms to make art, tell their storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Angie Blevins draws a forest scene on a piece of paper made from military uniforms as part of the Combat Paper group, a veteran-run arts project, held at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Deer Isle on Wednesday. A piece of art dries in the sun as part of the Combat Paper group, a veteran-run arts project, held at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Deer Isle on Wednesday.

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  4. David Duchovny decided his 'Aquarius' character 'sweats a lot'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Zap2it.com

    Returning to series drama after his seven-season run on Showtime's seriocomic "Californication," the actor also is an executive producer of NBC's late-1960s-set "Aquarius," which has a two-hour premiere Thursday . He plays a World War II veteran and Los Angeles homicide detective struggling to cope with the rapidly changing times as he seeks an ex-girlfriend's missing daughter , helped by an undercover peer whose look fits the era's youth culture.

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  5. Mass. Purple Heart recipients press for free parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WWLP

    Parking fees at state parks can add up. Purple Heart recipients are hoping for some relief as they seek therapy in the great outdoors.

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  6. To those who servedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ark Valley News

    To those who served By Chris Strunk Last Updated: May 28, 2015 Area residents say the pledge of allegiance during a Memorial Day service in Sunnydale Park Cemetery on North Hydraulic May 25. The ceremony, led by the Valley Center American Legion, included prayers for the government and families of fallen soldiers as well as an explanation of the origin of Memorial Day. Walter Hansen, adjutant with the Valley Center American Legion, read the names of the military veterans buried in Sunnydale Park Cemetery, Valley Center Cemetery and nearby Kechi Cemetery.

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  7. The Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge over the Fox River in Green Bay.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    Readers write to salute the American flag It was great to hear from military veterans and their families, among others Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1HyDNvG It was great to hear from military veterans and their families after we wrote this weekend about the American flag that appeared on Green Bay's tallest bridge last week, and the online debate over whether the banner should have been allowed to remain. We asked you to write and tell us if you were an "Upper" - someone who wanted the flag to remain on the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge - or a "Downer" .

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  8. Army pension ire growsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    May 28 : Ex-servicemen today threatened an agitation against the delay in starting the "one-rank-one-pension" scheme while a 1971 war veteran boycotted a Pune event where defence minister Manohar Parrikar felicitated former soldiers. As the resentment grew, Parrikar said his ministry had "completed all formalities" to begin the system but cautioned against "politicising" the issue.

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  9. Jeb Bush in Michigan calls for 'radical' education changesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | USA Today

    Former Florida governor Jeb Bush, a likely but still unannounced Republican candidate for president in 2016, toured a Lansing plant that manufactures an anthrax vaccine Thursday during a three-day visit to Michigan and said he expects to spend a lot of time in the state if he becomes a candidate. "It's an important part of the country," Bush said of Michigan.

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  10. Robert Cetlin, psychologist with passion for sea, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Newsday

    The heart that beat inside Robert Cetlin was half-destroyed by a midlife heart attack, but the psychologist's empathy with others never flagged, his daughter said. "There was just this openness about him," said daughter Andrea Cetlin of Northport.

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  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Ltd., including the 'BB+' long-term Issuer Default Rating . The affirmation follows the ann... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Carbides Market in Italy: Business Report 2015" ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Carbonates and Peroxocarbonates Market in Switzer... U.S. Department of Homeland Security Joins McCarthy Mortenson NBAF A Joint Venture to Break Ground on $835 Million National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility )--McCarthy Mortensen NBAF A Joint Venture broke ground on the largest phase of the $835 million National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kan., for the U.... Eaton's Lighting Products Featured on NextGen Home TV "First to the Future Home" Web Series Hosted by Ty Pennington )--Power management company Eaton, a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year and producer of the first ENERGY STAR -certified light-emitting ... (more)

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  12. Gold Star Wives applaud Kennedy billRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Surviving spouses of veterans who paid the ultimate price would see their Veterans Affairs benefits increase under a bill U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III filed last Thursday, days before America honors its war dead on Memorial Day. “This has been a hard fight for a long time,” said Gold Star Wives of America member Chris Kinnard, who helped work on the bill.

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  13. Abbott signs pre-K boost, but work remains for RepublicansRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    Speaker of the House Joe Straus oversees the lower chamber, Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in Austin, Texas. AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM, MAGS OUT RALPH BARRERA/ AMERICAN-STATESMAN Rep. Larry Phillips, right, a significant player in SB 910, the the campus carry legislation gestures, Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in Austin, Texas.

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  14. Manchester's Leslie Noyes, Veteran Of D-Day, Dies At 96Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Leslie Noyes, in background, worked on the Hartford Civic Center's ice refrigeration system in 1974 before the arena opened. He was the first person to skate on the ice, seen here in December of 1974, while he was testing the freezing system.

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  15. York County judge returns from military dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    A York County judge will return to the bench in less than two weeks after having spent nearly a year in the Army Reserve. Common Pleas Judge Craig T. Trebilcock is scheduled to return to work June 8, according to York County Court Administrator Paul Crouse.

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  16. Why NBC's Charles Manson Series Aquarius Is About More than MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    It's hard to mention the name Charles Manson without instantly thinking about the late 1960s murders carried out by Manson's followers. But NBC's new Manson-inspired drama series Aquarius has more than murder on its mind.

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  17. The Sad Fact About Some 'Homeless Veterans' That The Media MissesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    In the next few years, the battle to end homelessness among veterans may finally be won. Numbers have declined from over 75,000 in 2010 to less than 50,000 today , and more than 300 mayors have pledged to defeat this scourge by the end of 2015.

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  18. 2 men plead guilty to killing Greenville WWII veteranRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Two Greenville men have pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a World War II veteran who was also known as the Delta region's first "Hot Tamale King." The Delta Democrat-Times reports a Washington County judge sentenced 20-year-old Geblonski Murray to 45 years and 21-year-old Edward Johnson to 35 years in the 2013 killing of 87-year-old Lawrence Thornton.

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  19. Stamford Hooks for Heroes fishing tournament June 20Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The fourth Annual Hooks for Heroes Fishing Tournament will be held June 20 at the Halloween Yacht Club. Photo: Contributed Photo Some 200 participants are expected for the fourth annual Stamford Hooks for Heroes Fishing Tournament to benefit wounded U.S. military veterans from the Walter Reed Army Hospital and Connecticut veterans hospitals.

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Ltd., including the 'BB+' long-term Issuer Default Rating . The affirmation follows the ann... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Carbides Market in Italy: Business Report 2015" ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Carbonates and Peroxocarbonates Market in Switzer... U.S. Department of Homeland Security Joins McCarthy Mortenson NBAF A Joint Venture to Break Ground on $835 Million National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility )--McCarthy Mortensen NBAF A Joint Venture broke ground on the largest phase of the $835 million National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kan., for the U.... Eaton's Lighting Products Featured on NextGen Home TV "First to the Future Home" Web Series Hosted by Ty Pennington )--Power management company Eaton, a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year and producer of the first ENERGY STAR -certified light-emitting ... (more)

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