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4th Md. prison training veteran service dogs

The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:17am EDT

Tags: service dogs, maryland prison

Many Iraq, Afghanistan veterans' battle scars hidden

Most of the wounded veterans from those wars were not hurt during combat. Their injuries can also be quite serious, even if they don't receive the same attention as the more visible wounds from guns, grenades and roadside bombs.

Thursday - 04/10/2014, 05:31am EDT

Tags: Rajiv Chandrasekaran, wounded veterans,

Advocates raise call for veterans suicide prevention policy

Suicide among veterans is a growing national problem, but many advocates say despite efforts to put bipartisan issues through Congress, little policy has been pushed forward to help vets at risk.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 07:24am EDT

Tags: Megan Cloherty, Iraq, Afghanistan, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, Tom Tarantino

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Car show opens to benefit wounded servicemembers

The 5th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet opens this weekend and will benefit wounded servicemembers and their families in the D.C. area.

Friday - 02/28/2014, 07:54pm EST

Tags: cars, D.C. National Guard Armory, muscle cars, thomas warren, wounded warriors,

Md. opens new Easton service center for veterans

Saturday - 11/16/2013, 05:40pm EST

Tags: Easton, Md.,

Veterans use holiday to help homeless vets

Former and current members of the military helped feed homeless veterans at Miriam's Kitchen Monday.

Monday - 11/11/2013, 02:02pm EST

Tags: Veterans Day, homeless, volunteers, Nick Iannelli, Miriams Kitchen

A Mini caravan helps veterans, families

Close to 80 Mini Cooper owners took to the Beltway Sunday morning in support of wounded veterans.

Sunday - 11/10/2013, 06:08pm EST

Tags: Mini Cooper, Mike Murillo

Vets get a chance to learn organic farming

A college near Philadelphia is offering veterans who have laid down their arms a chance to go to farm school.

Sunday - 11/10/2013, 02:16pm EST

Tags: paula wolfson, organic,

What vets need to know to nab the civilian jobs they want

After you've spent several years or more in uniform, how do you successfully step from the parade ground into the civilian job that you want?

Sunday - 11/10/2013, 09:40am EST

Tags: realwarriors.net, hiring vets, resume tips, Dick Uliano

Police, supporters send off attacked vet

A former Marine from Virginia whose cross-country run was interrupted when he was attacked during a stop in Wilmington is back on the road.

Monday - 10/07/2013, 03:19pm EDT

Tags: Brendan OToole, Marines

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