Female vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
The tour bus always goes quiet as the granite pillars and archways come into view along 17th Street in Washington D.C. An announcement from the tour guide breaks the silence and tells the old soldiers on board what they already know: They’ve arrived at the National World War II Memorial.
The town of Wethersfield paid tribute to veterans during an outdoor ceremony at town hall today. Among those on hand was 96-year-old retired U.S. Navy Chief Macinists’s Mate Herb Philbrick. Chief Philbrick’s tour in the […]
There is no shortage of ceremonies and observances planned across Connecticut this Veterans Day weekend. Stamford’s annual Veterans Day parade begins Sunday at noon at Hoyt and Summer Streets, winding up at Veterans Park on […]
A statue that has become the iconic symbol of the Army’s 10th Mountain Division is out of commission after being topped by high winds.
When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.
Starting on Friday, Gillette Stadium will always have one seat remain permanently empty to recognize soldiers who have not returned home from battle.