Veteran’s Day

via NationalDayCalendar: Veterans Day on November 11th honors military veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces. The federal holiday coincides with Armistice Day and Remembrance Day which marks the end of World War I. These observances reflect the end of significant hostilities at the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th […]

via Wkyc: Veteran’s Day is Nov. 11, meaning several brands will offer discounts, deals and freebies to say thanks to those who have served our country. Check out the list of deals you can find Monday, from free meals to a free train ride. Akron Zoo: Half off admission from Nov. 8-11 from 11 a.m. to […]

Veteran’s Day came and went. I enjoyed a quick weekend trip where I was able to visit a dear friend and his family, rest, eat a ton and reflect. I savored each moment of the long weekend, and then I panicked. It’s already November! I started the year with all of these goals, and as […]

America’s veterans offered their service to us. This Veterans Day, let’s give something back to them. An estimated 40,000 veterans go homeless on any given night in the U.S., according to a report the National Alliance to End Homelessness released last year. That number doesn’t include the 1.4 million vets who are considered at risk of homelessness, […]

On Friday, Nov. 11, the country will mark Veterans Day — a day to honor those who have served in the armed forces. Many restaurants and businesses will honor veterans with freebies and specials. Listed below are some of the most notable ones. 54th Street: This year, veterans and active duty personnel can order a […]

  As we recognize Veteran’s Day, there is no better time to honor those who have selflessly put their lives on the line to serve and protect our country. BlackEnterprise.com honors the African American women who have spent many years serving the United States military and have now climbed the ranks to lead it. These […]

Mayor Frank G. Jackson and other city officials will participate in this year’s Veterans Day recognition ceremony and parade to honor and remember all those who have served in our armed forces. In addition to these events, the facade of Cleveland City Hall will be lit up with green lights to show recognition and support […]

On Tuesday, the nation honored all who have served in the military. This year, Cleveland remembered its service men and women with its first Veterans Day parade.”Veterans Still Serving” was the theme of the parade. As the procession marched down the streets of downtown Cleveland, they also stepped into history, marking the first veterans parade the […]

  Businesses across the nation have vowed to give back to our servicemen and women this Veterans Day. On Tuesday, Nov. 11, dozens of businesses will honor vets this year with plenty of freebies and discounts. Be sure to call ahead to ensure a specific location is participating in the deal. Most businesses will require proof […]

Today we celebrate and honor those brave men and women who have served our country. AV asks listeners in today’s AV’s Say What who they are honoring on…

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) serves military service members who incurred service-connected wounds, injuries, or illnesses on or after September 11, 2001 and their families. On that…

  Veterans Day is intended to honor and thank all military personnel who served the United States in all wars. It is marked by parades and church services and in many places the American flag is hung at half-mast. Veterans Day is officially observed on November 11. A period of silence lasting two minutes may be […]