Gulf War Veterans compensation program underway

The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs today said it has started working to implement the new Persian Gulf Conflict Veterans’ Compensation Program, which was approved by Pennsylvania voters in the November 2006 general election. “This new program requires the publication of regulations and the implementation of processes and procedures to handle more than […]

Military and Veterans Hospitality Lounge Now Open at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Members of the military, veterans and their families now have a quiet, private space set aside for them at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The Military and Veterans Hospitality Lounge is now open inside Sky Harbor’s Terminal 2. “We owe it the men and women serving our country and our veterans to provide a space […]

Wreath Company Reminds Us To Honor Fallen Soldiers

Maine received an enormous amount of positive publicity last week. Morrill Worcester of the Worcester Wreath company, and hundreds of volunteers, delivered 5,000 wreaths to Arlington National Cemetery. It was Worcester’s mission to honor and remember our veterans as well as teach about their sacrifice. The ceremony was an unusual enough occurrence that 17 TV […]

Woman quilts for Veterans

The 76-year-old woman hopes her finished products chase away the chills for homeless veterans as well. Earlier this year, Troutman, who has lived with her husband in the same house in Mustang for 42 years, heard about a homeless veteran who died. She decided her quilt-making hobby had a new purpose. “I was watching the […]