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Training Session Held At Chestnut Hill College To Help Treat Trauma In Children Of Military Members

Sister Nancy DeCeasare Ph.D., associate professor of Human Services as Chestnut Hill College, says the specialized training session was geared towards mental health professionals.

10/02/2014

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White House Intruder Identified As Army Veteran

The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday.

09/21/2014

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Body Of U.S. General Killed In Afghanistan Arrives At Dover Air Force Base

A C-17 cargo plane carrying the body of 55-year-old Maj. Gen. Harold Greene landed Thursday morning at Dover, home to the nation’s largest military mortuary.

08/07/2014

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Veterans, Military Invited To Camden Job Fair

The Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair for Veterans is taking place at the Susquehanna Bank Center on Wednesday.

05/13/2014

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Gift Card Drive Under Way For Military Families

An effort is under way to give military families a helping hand this holiday season, particularly those with a deployed loved one.

11/29/2013

2013 Spring Bridal Trends

Retailer Offering Special Discount For Vets, Active Military Planning A Wedding

David’s Bridal, the nation’s leading bridal and special occasion retailer, is offering active and former service members 20 percent off bridal gowns beginning on Veterans Day and running through Friday, November 15th.

11/11/2013

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Veterans Day Events Guide

Looking for something special to do to celebrate Veteran’s Day? Honor America’s servicemen and women at these special events.

11/08/2013

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Offices Throughout Center City Collecting Donations On Operation Gratitude Day

Operation Gratitude is a non-profit that gives Americans a way to say “thank you” to the military men and women fighting over seas.

11/08/2013

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Starbucks To Hire 10,000 Vets And Military Spouses

The Seattle-based coffee company says it will develop a system dedicated to matching the skills of veterans and military spouses with jobs throughout its organization.

11/06/2013

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New Camden County Program Pairs Vets With Shelter Animals, Free Of Charge

A project of the Camden County Freeholder Board and the Camden County Animal Shelter, the new program is open to all active military, reservists or veterans who provide valid military ID.

10/15/2013

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Philadelphia Veteran Using Music To Help Self, Others

Verna Ingram did two tours in Iraq with the Army and when he left the military he struggled with depression.

06/15/2013

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Poll Shows Americans’ Confidence In Congress At All Time Low

A new Gallup poll released on Thursday shows that just 10% of Americans have faith in the United States Congress.

06/14/2013

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Delaware County SPCA Offering Free Pet Adoptions For Vets And Military Families

Veterans and active military family members can adopt an adult pet for free from the Delaware County SPCA throughout the holiday weekend.

05/23/2013

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VALOR Study

Learn more about the VALOR Study.

04/11/2013

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Analysis: Diplomatic Pressure, Military Readiness At Forefront In U.S.

“The Iran and Syrian crises are linked with Iran trying to bolster the regime in Syria. In the meantime the U.S. and Israel are watching who has control of the weapons in Syria,” says Elad Strohmater, deputy consul general for Israel.

03/31/2013

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