veterans day

Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Iraq Veteran Begins Jet Ski Company to Inspire Other VetsJumping into a giant pit of scrap metal saved his life during an ambush in Iraq, and now a Marine from Arlington has decided the injuries he suffered may have ended his life in the military, but they won't stop him from living his life.
Baltimore Veterans Day Parade and CeremonyA special day in Baltimore for veterans as the city honored them with a parade and wreath laying ceremony.
D.C. Named One of the Best Cities for VeteransThe day before Veterans Day, a new report ranks D.C. one of America's best cities for veterans.
Veterans Day Meal DealsVeterans Day is Tuesday, which means members of the military can get all sorts of discounts and free meals at many local and national restaurants.
'Treats 4 Our Troops' Changes Focus to Wounded Warriors"Treats 4 Our Troops" is a post-Halloween, pre-Veteran Day tradition in our area, and while the sweets bring cheer to military service members they've brought a new career to the organization's founder.
Md. Fire Department Invites Veterans to Ride Along Nov. 11The Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service is inviting veterans and service members to ride along with its firefighters and EMTs this Veterans Day.
In the Service of Soldiers: Raytheon's 2014 Week of Service Honors WarfightersThe 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.
Manassas Bridal Store Gives Away Free Gowns for Veterans Day Some military brides-to-be in Northern Virginia received a big surprise on Veterans Day - free bridal gowns!
2 Tuskegee Airmen Honored at D.C. Ceremony Two of the original Tuskegee Airmen have joined District of Columbia leaders for a Veterans Day wreath-laying ceremony.
Obama Pays Tribute to 107-Year-Old World War II Veteran President Barack Obama on Monday paid tribute to those who have served in the nation's military, including one of the nation's oldest veterans, 107-year-old Richard Overton.
Maryland Marks Veterans Day With Parades, Events Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined a Veterans Day march, and events are being held across Maryland to honor veterans.