The Veteran’s Health Administration must fix major problems, but its integrated care system should be a model to learn from.
How to Microwave Scrambled Eggs
Microwave scrambled eggs are perfect for rushed mornings. Check out this quick and simple guide for how to microwave scrambled eggs from the Incredible Egg.
Organizations team up to give food to veterans
A number of civic organizations came together Saturday to provide food for veterans in need in Nashville.
VFW Names 2017 Spring Scholarship Recipients
The VFW proudly announces the selection of 135 student veterans as VFW’s “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship” recipients for the 2017 spring semester
Legislative Hearing on Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017
Chairman Roe, Ranking Member Walz, and distinguished members of the committee; On behalf of Charles E. Schmidt, the National Commander of the largest Veteran Service Organization in the United States of America, representing more than 2 million members of The American Legion, the nation’s largest veterans organization, we express our support for draft legislation entitled the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017 This bill, as currently written, would launch a new era for all who have honorably served in uniform, and for the nation as a whole. It would close current gaps in the existing Post 9/11 GI Bill and guarantee that veterans have access to their hard-earned GI Bill benefits beyond the…
Student Writing: Moises's "Isolated "
Being alone feels horrible. It’s like being crushed By a giant rock that with any movement Will smash you and flatten your entire soul. Being alone with nobody to talk to Makes you feel worthless Like a dollar lying on … Read more →
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects
“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – HELEN KELLER The first time I realized the power of involving kids in social justice projects was when one of my sons was just four. The two of us had [&hellip
Men discover grandfather was WWI code talker
A letter received by Eau Claire attorney Ed Manydeeds last month contained not only a tie to his family’s past home along the North Dakota-South Dakota border but unearthed a previously unknown secret as well. The letter from the veterans
Manual Arts Journalism Students Cover 826LA
This semester, The Writers’ Room at Manual Arts High School supported Mr. Tanara’s Journalism class in a project called, “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary.” Each month, volunteers helped students navigate all aspects of feature writing — including story pitches, interview questions, media clips, … Read more →