“I am not wasting a day standing and marching around in my freaking uniform so that somebody can get their rocks off."
To the editor: If President Trump truly wants to honor the military, making it put on a parade in Washington on a cold Veterans Day in November is the wrong way. (“Pentagon says Trump ordered a Washington military parade,” Feb. 6) As a veteran who marched in many parades, including an Inauguration...
Inspired by his Bastille Day trip to Paris, President Trump sent word that he wants the Pentagon to “honor” the troops with a great pomp-and
President reportedly seeks parade in model of France’s Bastille Day celebration, prompting one veterans group to call him ‘a wannabe banana republic strongman’ Donald Trump has ordered the Pentagon to plan a military parade that would see soldiers marching and tanks rolling down the streets of Washington, it was reported on Tuesday. Show More Summary
Veterans advocates, Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna, have hosted PBS' Nat'l Memorial Day Concert the past 12 years Joseph Mantegna and Gary Sinise are two of Hollywood's biggest patriots. In addition to hosting PBS' National Memorial Day Concert broadcast for longer than a decade, they are advocates for American service-members and veterans. Show More Summary
Two Huntington Beach veterans will be aboard a special float honoring recipients of the Purple Heart medal that will be featured in the 129th Rose Parade in Pasadena on New Year’s Day. Alongside five other Purple Heart recipients, Bob Laizure and Norm Sumner, both members of American Legion Post...
Against the backdrop of the nation's largest Veterans Day parade, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced this month he'd sign legislation making New York the latest in a fast-rising tide of states to OK therapeutic pot as a PTSD treatment, though it's illegal under federal law and doesn't boast extensive, conclusive...
It was a telling setting for a decision on whether post-traumatic stress disorder patients could use medical marijuana. Against the backdrop of the nation's largest Veterans Day parade, Democratic Gov. … Click to Continue »
On Sunday, as the 45th president continued his Twitter taunts of nuclear-armed nemesis Kim Jong Un of North Korea, veterans, peace activists and high school marching bands paraded down Fisherman’s Wharf — heralding the wounded and fallen,...Show More Summary
Americans honored their military veterans Saturday with a parade in the wintry cold of New York City, where one World War II vet thanked onlookers for remembering, and in a … Click to Continue »
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin made his way up Fifth Ave. on Saturday as the grand marshal of the city’s annual Veterans Day parade.
Veterans Memorial Anthem, AZ Good morning. Hope you have a meaningful Veterans Day today. Any commemorations going on near you? There are near us. The parade in Fresno, plus ceremonies in little cemeteries all over the Valley. Below, a...
New York City hosted its 98th annual Veterans Day Parade, the largest celebration of service in the nation, on Nov. 11. “America’s Parade” featured more than 20,000 participants, with marching bands, people on floats, veterans’ groups and military units. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin and the U.S. Air Force's highest-ranking woman joined Mayor Bill de Blasio and others at the city's Veterans Day parade.
From parades to music festivals, Veterans Day will be marked Saturday by a variety of events across Southern California. Long Beach will host its 21st annual Veterans Day Parade beginning at 10 a.m. at South Street and Elm Avenue. Festivities include food and music that will continue until 3 p.m....
by Stranger Things To Do Staff Auburn has one of the largest Veterans Day parades in the country, and this year will mark the 52nd annual event. Auburn Arts and Events Veterans Day—which falls on Saturday, November 11, this year—might...Show More Summary
One of the biggest veterans day parades in the country is in Auburn. by Stranger Things To Do Staff Veterans Day—which falls on Saturday, November 11, this year—might not be the first November holiday that springs to mind, but there are plenty of events in the Seattle area to honor those who served in the military. Show More Summary
“Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.” – Abraham Lincoln The 7th Annual Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 11, 2017 along Capitol Mall. The parade not […]
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A parade committee will hear an appeal from the Sons of Confederate Veterans after a Kentucky city commission voted to limit participation in its Veterans Day parade to those representing … Click to Continue »