Brotherly Love: Soothing A Soldier's HandsThat was the beginning of what Trish calls A Soldier's Hands. She and an army of volunteers wrap donated hand creams, lip balms, candy. Everything goes in a colorful bag and is tied with a bow. Every gift also comes with a letter. She gets hundreds written by school children.
Explosion In Boathouse At New Jersey Navy Base Injures 8The U.S. Navy says an explosion during boat maintenance at a New Jersey base has injured eight sailors and civilian employees—one of them seriously.
NJ Man Taking Break From Job To Help Injured Soldiers With R&RA Mount Laurel man is taking a break from his job in order to volunteer to help injured veterans.
Fallen War Vets Honored At Annual Memorial Day Parade In BridesburgSeveral streets in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia were lined with people and filled with marchers for Monday's annual Memorial Day Parade.
ANC Explorer AppANC Explorer lets you explore Arlington's history and search for gravesites and other points of interest by name, location and date of birth or death.
Burn Resistant Makeup For Soldiers Presented At Conference In PhiladelphiaA new makeup has been designed to protect soldiers from burns when a roadside bomb explodes.
Philadelphia Agency Provides U.S. Troops Overseas With Holiday MealsThousands of U.S. troops are away from home this holiday weekend, but that doesn’t mean they’re missing out on the traditional holiday meals.
Soldier’s Arrest In Wilmington Murder Heightens Awareness For Troubled VetsThe murder of a Wilmington woman allegedly committed this week by a decorated Afghanistan war veteran is raising awareness about the need for families who see signs of trouble in returning loved ones to get them help.
National Constitution Center, Eagles Partner Up In New Program Supporting U.S. Soldiers OverseasThe National Constitution Center and the Philadelphia Eagles are partnering on a Soldier Mail Call program aimed at encouraging and supporting U.S. soldiers serving in Afghanistan and Iraq, a spokesperson announced Friday.
President Obama: All Troops To Leave Iraq By End Of The YearPresident Obama on Friday declared an end to the war in Iraq and announced all U.S. troops will be out of Iraq by the end of the year.
Soldiers At Fort Dix Learn More About IEDs Using Computer-Generated ImageryOn this day before the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the U.S. by Al-Qaeda, members of our nation's armed forces continue their deployment training at Fort Dix.
Hundreds Gather In Avalon, Cape May County To Remember Fallen SoldiersHundreds gathered in Avalon, Cape May County to remember our fallen soldiers and those still in combat.