Veterans Day

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Getaway Guide: Veterans Day Destinations

On November 11th, we’ll celebrate Veterans Day, a tribute to the men and women who served in the armed forces during times of both conflict and peace.


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The Veterans Multi-Service Center (VMC)

The Veterans Multi-Service Center (VMC) exists solely to “serve those who served” this great nation, our veterans.


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In the Service of Soldiers: Raytheon’s 2014 Week of Service Honors Warfighters

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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.



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. […]


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.



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.