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Veterans Day

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Chance Meeting Helps Persian Gulf War Veteran Walk Again

CBS 3’s Pat Ciarrocchi has the story of one local man who has found a new life thanks to professionals who wouldn’t give up.

11/11/2013

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Drexel Exhibit On Wounds Of War Helps Veterans Heal

At Drexel University, an exhibit created by 10 artists reveals how healing from combat doesn’t have to be solitary journey.

11/11/2013

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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Submarine Veterans Remember Fallen Comrades During Memorial Service At Penn’s Landing

Dozens of people, many of them veterans of the submarine service, gathered at Penn’s Landing on Monday to remember those who gave their lives below the waves.

11/11/2013

A former soldier pays tribute to fallen comrades at the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial. (Photo Credit: Mark Abrams)

Memorial Services At Monuments In Philadelphia Honor Vets

Philadelphia is marking this Veteran’s Day with ceremonies at three memorials honoring those who served the country in three conflicts.

11/11/2013

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Blog: Veterans Day Freebies

By Jim Donovan In honor of Veterans Day many restaurants are offering specials for veterans and active members of our military. I’ve posted a sampling of the deals that I was able to confirm below. […]

11/10/2013

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Ceremony Held At Penn’s Landing Honoring U.S. Veterans

The ceremony was held Saturday in front of the USS Olympia to honor those who served in our armed forces.

11/09/2013

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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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War Veterans Visit a South Jersey School With Memories and Mementos

With the arrival of Veterans Day next Monday, students at Triton Regional High School in Runnemede continued their annual tradition of honoring those who served.

11/06/2013

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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

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett, flanked by veterans at a ceremonial signing of several bills for veterans' benefits. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Governor Corbett: Benefits Bills Recognize Pa. Veterans’ Service To Country

Governor Corbett went to Fort Indiantown Gap Monday for the ceremonial signing of several bills to benefit Pennsylvania’s veterans.

11/13/2012

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War Veterans Honored At Ceremony At The Korean War Memorial

A ceremony honoring the Delaware Valley’s veterans was held at the Korean War memorial at Front and Spruce Streets.

11/12/2012

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Veterans Honored At Parade In Media

Like clockwork, the 53rd annual Delaware County parade began at 11:11 Monday morning in Media, Pa. and was followed by a ceremony outside of the Courthouse.

11/12/2012

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Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

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.

11/12/2012

Mayor Michael Nutter serves breakfast to homeless veterans on Veterans Day. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Mayor Nutter Serves Breakfast To Homeless Veterans

Mayor Nutter is taking part in Veterans Day ceremonies across the city, today.

11/12/2012

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