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Veteran Services USA withdraws zoning request for Tulsa Hotel redevelopment

Organizers behind redevelopment plans for the vacant Crowne Plaza hotel near East 81st Street and South Lewis Avenue withdrew their zoning request before the Tulsa City Council could take action on Wednesday. The project has met with some opposition and organizers now plan to spend time discussing why it would benefit the city. Veteran Services […]

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Shawnee State University Military and Veteran Services Announces ‘Got Your 6’ Awards

Jay Helsel received the SSU Student “Got Your 6” award for 2021. Nicole Neal, Director of Operations for the Student Business Center, received the SSU Faculty and Staff “Got Your 6” award for 2021. PORTSMOUTH — Shawnee State University’s Office of Military and Veterans Services has announced the recipients of […]

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Malone AMVETS couple at the head of the New York veterans organization | State News

Two members of the Malone AMVETS were elected to lead the organization’s New York department for 2021-22. Former Malone AMVETS Commander Hal Queyor was elected State Commander, while his wife and former AMVETS Malone Ladies Auxiliary President, Cindy Queyor, was elected Department Ladies Auxiliary Chair. from NY AMVETS. The AMVETS department held its annual convention […]

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Gary Native Named Head of Veterans Organization at Veterans Service | News

Gonzales Calloway Sr., a childhood resident of the Shady Grove “TAP” community in Gary, was selected to lead a veterans organization serving veterans. First Sergeant (Retired) Calloway attended Southside Primary School and graduated in 1974 from Carthage Secondary School. He was elected by members of the Louie V. Hider Memorial AMVETS Post 99 to serve […]

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Veteran Student Organization Receives Local Community Service Award

ManhattanTan College’s Veteran Student Organization won the Irving Ladimer Community Service Award, presented by the Bronx Community Board 8 (CB8). The CB8 Parks and Recreation Committee and Special Committee on Veterans Services named the Manhattan College Veterans Organization for Beautification and Van Cortlandt Park Memorial Grove cleanup and other green spaces, participating in the American […]

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Hardee’s donates food to veterans’ organization

NEWTON COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) – Hardee’s is using the month of June to salute our veterans. There was a food drop off at Newton Veterans Memorial Cemetery on Wednesday morning. “It’s important to us at Hardee’s because a lot of our employees who come to eat at our restaurants are veterans, and they give to […]

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VA Disability Benefits: Veterans Benefits Administration Could Improve Management of Claims Processor Training

Veterans Benefits Administration The Under Secretary for Benefits should establish performance goals for the VBA training program for Disability Claims Processors. These program-level objectives should have specific targets to provide a basis for comparing actual program performance with expected results. (Recommendation 1) Open To open Actions to meet the intent of the recommendation have not […]

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Airsoft tournament in Bristol to raise money for veterans organization this weekend | Local News

JILL TATGE-ROZELL BRISTOL – The 3rd Annual Veterans Charity Game for Airsoft will take place this weekend at the Bristol Black Ops Airsoft Outdoor Arena, 8025 128th Ave. About 400 people are expected to attend, said venue owner William Pace. Some will stay at the 80 available campsites, whose permit was approved by the Bristol […]

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Helping LGBT Clients Obtain Social Security and Veterans Benefits

Six years after same-sex marriage became legal and a decade after the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell,” some LGBT Americans still struggle to get their Social Security and Veterans Affairs benefits. It’s a test President Joe Biden’s administration faces: how to prove its commitment to LGBT equality, including deciding to appeal court rulings extending […]

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Bo Almond Settles in as New Veterans Services Officer – The Stanly News & Press

Bo Almond’s military career took him all over the world during his 12 years with the United States Army. As a senior military police officer in the mid-1980s, Almond was stationed in Japan and Korea and later, from 2002 to 2004, spent time in Iraq as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. . In the meantime, […]

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The legacy of the organization of Civil War veterans lives on in Needham’s history

wow! Time flies! Looking at my list, I realized I’d been writing these stories for exactly three years, since Memorial Day 2018. Factoring in vacations, summer breaks, and (we can tell) the occasional rerun, I ‘ve now done about 125. . I am very grateful to you for reading them, to the Needham Times for […]