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  • Jesse Hagopian, on cell phone, is pepper sprayed by female Seattle police officer
    Seattle cop wantonly pepper sprays peaceful protestors leaving MLK rally
    A lawsuit is being filed against the city of Seattle by high school teacher, Jesse Hagopian. He says he was leaving a Martin Luther King Jr. rally, on Jan. 19, when he was unlawfully pepper sprayed by a police officer. Hagopian spoke at the MLK...
  • Such an honor to serve
    Such an honor to serve
    Donald Hutchins, in combination with four other local veterans, were granted the Congressional Veteran Commendation from United States Congressman, from the 6th District of Illinois, Peter J. Roskam, this evening at a ceremony that took place at...
  • Ailing Marine/Firefighter Veteran urgently needs help for his two dogs
    Ailing Marine/Firefighter Veteran urgently needs help for his two dogs
    A Veteran in Katy, TX is experiencing serious health problems and is no longer able to care for his two aging pets. This Veteran has served his country in the Marines and the general public as a Firefighter. Now he needs help finding a temporary...
  • Middlesex County College in NJ named 'Best for Vets'
    Middlesex County College in NJ named 'Best for Vets'
    "Military Times," an independent source for news and information on the most important issues affecting the careers and personal lives of those in the military, has named Middlesex County College (MCC) in Edison, New Jersey, one of the...
  • Sadness
    Bipolar veterans at extremely high risk of suicide, researchers say
    A recent study published in the Archives of General Psychiatry found that veterans among both men and women who had been diagnosed with psychiatric illness in general, and male veterans diagnosed with bipolar disorder, were much more at risk for...
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    Vietnam Veterans of America Clothing Drive in Brockport January 26
    The Vietnam Veterans of America will conduct another clothing drive in the Brockport area (zip code 14420) on January 26, 2015.With the holidays over, this is a great way to recycle those winter clothes that don’t fit anymore. It’s...
  • Bill calls for extending federal land passes to all veterans with disabilities
    Bill calls for extending federal land passes to all veterans with disabilities
    All veterans with any service-related disability would be able to get free lifetime passes to federal recreational areas under legislation introduced in the Senate. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-New Hampshire) and Susan Collins (R- Maine) introduced the...
  • Valor Games Southwest 2014
    The National Veterans Valor Games where everyone is a winner
    Killeen, Texas resident Michael Hieronimczak knows that sometimes the best medicine comes in the form of a kayak paddle, a bow and arrow or an air rifle, according Albert Alvarado, staff writer for the Fort Hood Herald.For that split second...
  • Obama Administration may have hidden agenda
    No veterans, no civilians: So who CAN have a gun, Mr. Obama?
    We all know that we have a socialist, anti-capitalism, anti-Second Amendment president. Anyone who does not think so is either extremely naïve or being willfully stupid. As far back as 2009, the Federal Government targeted veterans in a negative...
  • The Fashion Umbrella Foundation Announces Location for Baltimore Fashion Week 2015
    2015 Location for Baltimore Fashion Week Announced
    The search for a host venue for Baltimore Fashion Week 2015 has been a long drawn out process, but with several walk-throughs at a various venue locations, and meetings with the Executive and Advisory Boards of the Fashion Umbrella Foundation (...
  • 3 Things you still don't know about resumes
    3 Things you still don't know about resumes
    It is so good to meet talented, highly accomplished hard working people. As we discuss preparing for interviews and putting ones best foot forward, it is still amazing to me that the average person still doesn't know the basics about resume...
  • Freedom Center Staff
    Freedom Center: Easing business travel for those who served
    Business travel during this particular holiday season can be dreadful. Flight cancellations and delays are pretty much the norm. Don’t get me wrong, the major airports have more than enough places to eat, have a few drinks, and even, for a...
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    Give a gift to the Veteran’s Outreach Center this Christmas
    Christmas is almost here, but it isn’t too late to give a gift to the Veterans Outreach Center. The VOC at 447 South Avenue in Rochester is a magnificent organization that keeps giving and giving to Rochester area veterans.This Christmas is...
  • 4 Ways for soldiers to get back to work for Christmas
    4 Ways for soldiers to get back to work for Christmas
    Join a professional associationthat links your military career to your ideal civilian career. Are you entering logistics, warehouse management, financial careers, human resources, or food services? See asaecenter slash org and search for related...
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    Wreaths Across America at Bath National Cemetery
    Last Saturday was “Wreaths Across America Day”, when Americans honor veterans by laying wreaths at their gravesites in national cemeteries and veterans cemeteries nationwide.Bath National Cemetery is the closest national cemetery to...