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Military Veterans

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Senator Toomey Aims To Lower Unemployment Rate Among Nation’s Veterans

A meeting was held today in Montgomery County to discuss ways to lower the unemployment rate of recent military veterans. Among the speakers, Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey.

07/28/2014

(Gov. Tom Corbett, with members of the Pa. National Guard.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Corbett Says Pa. National Guard Should Be Protected From Downsizing

Governor Corbett has joined all 49 other governors in sending a letter to President Obama opposing cuts to the Army National Guard.

03/04/2014

(Military veterans and volunteers share a hot chocolate toast at Philadelphia Veterans Comfort House, in West Philadelphia. Credit: Justin Udo)

West Philly Agency Brightens Christmas Day For Hundreds of Local Veterans

The Philadelphia Veterans Comfort House has a daylong Christmas celebration for residents of its shelter and other military vets who are down on their luck.

12/25/2013

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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

(The Battleship New Jersey.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

Homeless Vets Getting Free Thanksgiving Meal Aboard Battleship New Jersey

On Thursday, those who have served are being served.

11/20/2012

(Jack Connors, Camden County director of veterans' affairs, listens as a citation is read by Lt. Col. Alfred Bancroft.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Camden County Honors Its Veterans Dealing With Brain Injuries

At a ceremony in Cherry Hill, nine veterans received medals from the Camden County Veterans Affairs office.

11/10/2011

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