Founder Of Vets' Group In Long Island Admits To Stealing $90KThe founder of a Long Island veterans' organization has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $90,000 from a fellow veteran who suffers from dementia and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Financial Scams Targeting Vets, Military Members RisingFinancial scams targeting veterans and military members are on the rise.
'Catastrophic Failure': Over 100 Vets Unable To Get Surgery At Long Island VA After Rust Particles Spewed From Operating Room VentsOver 100 veterans at Long Island’s only VA hospital weren’t able to get surgeries and had to be sent elsewhere after black particles were found spitting out of vents in the operation room.
22-Day Push Up Challenge Sheds Light On The Dark Side Of PTSD Among VetsThe latest social media craze involves filming yourself doing 22 push ups every day, for 22 days. An army veteran in Michigan started it to get people talking about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
5 Ways To Give Back To Our Military Heroes On Memorial DaySpend some time giving back to our military heroes this Memorial Day. Here are five great ways to honor a vet today.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Georges EsperanceFor Georges Esperance, serving in the Marine Corps meant escape from a bleak life in Haiti and the opportunity to serve something greater than himself.
Game Time Salute Honors Army Reserve Veteran Alisha GuffeyFor Alisha Guffey, being in the Army Reserve meant she got the opportunity to see the world and forge bonds that would last her a lifetime.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Air Force Veteran Nay NaingFor Nay Naing, serving in the Air Force meant that he had the opportunity to learn the skills and make the connections that would impact the shape of his adult life.
Memorial Day 2015: Veterans Feel Solemn Sense Of Duty To Remind Us Of SacrificesFor them, this holiday is more than a list of names, or a stack of faded photographs, a flag, a salute and a song. Survivors gather in ceremonies far north of the city and in the heart of the Bronx: the common task of bearing witness.
'Pets For Vets' Pairs Troubled Veterans With Dogs Left In SheltersA unique approach matches up troubled veterans with companion dogs – and provides healing for both.
From Trenches To Wrenches: Training Soldiers For Civilian SuccessRaytheon Professional Services provided this first-of-its-kind training at Fort Hood, teaching the same curriculum that every dealership’s GM-certified automotive technician receives.
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.