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  • Veterans share stories for Independence Day
    Houston World War II veterans share stories for Independence Day
    Celebrating freedom on the Fourth of July can begin with the learning and listening from America’s veterans who have dedicated their lives to this cause.At Houston area assisted living facilities, veterans are celebrating and sharing their...
  • Vets claim viral post is a hoax that dogs will die after drinking ice water
    Vets claim viral post is a hoax that dogs will die after drinking ice water
    According to KVIA Newson Friday, a post that's gone viral on social media claims that a dog died because someone gave him ice or ice water on a hot day is a hoax. The post claims that that ice water caused bloating and spasms which led to the...
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    Insurance for your whole family
    Health insurance is a hot topic these days. Everyone is focused on making sure they have the proper coverage for themselves and their families if they get sick or have an accident.But it’s not just people that can benefit from having good...
  • Grill for Charity
    Heroes sports grill charity day
    Meetup Group "Friends First" will be holding a charity fundraiser on Novemeber 4th, 2013. Bring family and friends to Heroes West Sports Grill located at 1530 Commerce Lane, Joliet, IL11am - 11pm.During this event, look forward to...
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    Amid shutdown woes Texas Vets still tour War Memorial
    At 12 AM Tuesday morning all activities and events to take place on federal grounds were summarily and indiscriminately cancelled due to the most recent government shutdown. For example, twenty something weddings slated to take place at the...
  • Rolater Park Cave Springs Trout Unlimited presents Fly Fishing for Vets
    Rolater Park Cave Springs Trout Unlimited presents Fly Fishing for Vets
    The Coosa Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited if sponsoring their first annual Fly Fishing for Vets Day. The fly fishing event is in its first year and in hopes that it will become a successful event for years to come.Project Healing Waters is for...
  • Our Veterans
    Benefits to our heroes
    By donating and providing benefits to veterans and their families, we show appreciation for them and how they make this country what it is today. I owe this article toJerry Nelson, a fellow journalist who creates in depth reporting and photos for...
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    Veterans Day 2012: Why you should take time to understand why we celebrate it
    As Veterans Day falls on a Sunday in 2012, the Federal holiday is officially observed on Monday, November 12. As the nation heals from the recent elections and the East Coast is still reeling from the effects of hurricane Sandy, we must take time...
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    VETS and USERRA protect rights of returning soldiers (Video)
    Since the beginning of Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan war) and Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq war) the citizen-soldier has been drastically utilized; some might say, even over utilized. In all probability, we will continue to enlist their...
  • Sports Clips helps Heroes and Vets
    Sports Clips Haircuts campaigns to help heroes call home nations leaders in hair
    Sport Clips Haircuts Launches 2012 Campaign to Help Heroes Call HomeNation's leader in men's and boys' hair care challenges team members and clients to make calls home possible for deployed and hospitalized U.S. service members through...
  • Suzanne DeLaurentiis hosts a successful Pre- Emmy Gifting Suite To Benefit Vets
    Suzanne DeLaurentiis hosts a successful Pre- Emmy Gifting Suite To Benefit Vets
    Suzanne DeLaurentiis and Promethean Light Media hosted a successful Pre- Emmy Gifting Suite to benefit VETS...In honor of the recent Emmy Awards Suzanne DeLaurentiis and Promethean Light Media hosted a successful gifting suite to benefit VETS....
  • How to Identify the Most Common Cat Conditions
    Identify the most common cat health conditions
    Not every condition that affects cats and cat health are uncommon or scarce diseases. Almost all of them are very common conditions and most vets see them nearly every day. They're the first things vets look for in cats and ones that they get...
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    Michelle Obama Announces 125,000 jobs for Vets
    Today, First Lady Michelle Obama traveled to Naval Station Mayport, in Florida to announce that more than 2,000 businesses who have participated in her Joining Forces initiative have hired or trained more than 125,000 veterans and military spouses...
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    Suicide Crisis Among Active-Duty Troops and Veterans: Time for Action
    It is difficult that America has lost so many young men and women in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. It hurts, and yet we expect casualties when there is war. We honor our fallen and still active troops and veterans with gratitude whenever we...
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    How to know if your animal is either sick or misbehaving
    Many pet-owners love their animals dearly but are unaware of the differences between a pet who misbehaves and one who is trying to tell its owner that it is sick or in pain. Here are a few easy tips to distinguish between a true ailment versus...