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After injury, local family on road to recovery

Master Sgt. Cedric King was injured in Afghanistan. His wife lauds Walter Reed hospital.

Sunday - 12/07/2014, 06:49pm EST

Tags: Khieda King, IED, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Sgt. Cedric King, caregivers, Kathy Stewart

Georgetown bakery opens with aim of helping veterans

The patriotic-themed Dog Tag Bakery on Georgetown's Grace Street is part of a larger program that assists wounded veterans earning their business degree at the nearby university.

Saturday - 12/06/2014, 12:39pm EST

Tags: Georgetown University, Dog Tag Bakery, Dog Tag, Inc., Megan Cloherty


From pups to healers: Companions change wounded warriors' lives

Can a furry, four-legged creature really help save a life? Many wounded warriors and their spouses say, "yes."

Monday - 12/01/2014, 03:38am EST

Tags: darci marchese, Warrior Canine Connection, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center,


Tough sledding: Wounded Warriors hit the ice

Before NHL training camps kicked into full gear Friday, a group of Wounded Warriors played a different kind of hockey game.

Friday - 09/19/2014, 04:23am EDT

Tags: sled hockey, USA Warriors, Noah Frank

U.S. Marines gather to honor their fallen comrades

A group of soldiers ran 170 miles to raise money for wounded warriors.

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 05:03pm EDT

Tags: Kilo Company, Marines, Kathy Stewart, Oscar Aguilera


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, veterans

Kids of wounded warriors to remain at Bethesda school

It was too much for families to take when the kids of wounded warriors recovering at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center found they were assigned to new schools. So, they made a special request for a change of assignment.

Monday - 12/02/2013, 04:09pm EST

Tags: Bethesda Elementary, Walter Reed, Megan Cloherty, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center


Fisher House: Offering support to veterans and their families

When the government shutdown threatened death benefits due to family of service members killed in action, a private foundation stepped in to help: Fisher House.

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 07:26am EDT

Tags: Fisher House Foundation, Kristi King

10 years of remembering wounded warriors

Ten years ago this month an important tradition started in D.C.: Free Friday-night steak dinners for war wounded from Afghanistan and Iraq.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 02:12pm EDT

Tags: Bob Madigan, Alive Day,

Nats coaches, celebrities, Wounded Warriors play ball

Washington Nationals fans who stuck around Nats Park after the team's 11-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday were treated to a second game.

Monday - 09/16/2013, 07:29am EDT

Tags: Nationals, thomas warren

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