Captain Mike Veres

Captain Mike Veres

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  There are few finer than those who have served in our United States Military. These selfless men and women give up their time, their families, and sometimes their lives to protect our country and our freedoms. For Captain Mike Veres, his time in set a precedence for government work and a passion for flying to last his lifetime. Q: …

Veteran Gary Thomas

My Father, The Soldier, The Volunteer, My Hero

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  From my first high school writing class, writing became my creative outlet and my passion. I majored in Mass Communications in college, and took newswriting, creative writing, and numerous other writing classes along the way. With each word I wrote, each article I completed and with each article published, I am sad to say, I not once focused on …

Petty Officer Second Class, Victor E. Fisher

Petty Officer Second Class, Victor E. Fisher

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  There are few finer than those who have served in our United States Military. These selfless men and women give up their time, their families, and sometimes their lives to protect our country and our freedoms. For Petty Officer Second Class Victor Fisher, the dedication to duty carried beyond his four years in the service. Q:  Were you drafted …

Timothy Best: Remembering Operation Desert Storm

Timothy Best: Remembering Operation Desert Storm and 20 Years of Army Service

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  Do you remember Operation Desert Storm? Baby boomers and GenX-ers carry vivid recollections of Desert Shield, Desert Storm and the Gulf War, the first international conflict brought directly into our living rooms through television broadcast. As Americans at home raised families, finished college, and started careers all while watching Wolf Blitzer report on footage of SCUD missiles, members of …

Can You Afford Assisted Living? The VA Can Help!

Can You Afford Assisted Living? – The VA can help!

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The Center for Elder Veterans Rights – Kristen Vanderkooi, Esq. Can you afford assisted living?  Hundreds of seniors and their families are struggling with this question every day! According to a recent report from the Assisted Living Federation of America, the average annual cost for a one-bedroom assisted living apartment is currently over $36,000.  And these costs do not include …