Duties Summary You will serve as an Attorney-Adviser (Veterans), for the Board of Veterans’ Appeals (Board). The jurisdiction of the Board extends to all questions of law and fact under laws that affect the provision of benefits by the Secretary to Veterans or their dependents or survivors. You will be […]

PEABODY, MA — U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton is urging veterans to consider bypassing the state coronavirus vaccination rollout and enroll in the Veterans Affairs health care system in hopes of getting the vaccine as soon as possible. Moulton said veterans, especially those 75 years old and older, who are not […]

A bottleneck at the National Archives is delaying benefits claims for 32,000 military veterans, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs. The Covid-19 pandemic shut the National Personnel Records Center, a unit of the Archives, for months last year except for emergency requests. After briefly operating at low capacity, it […]

Stillwater’s own. WCCO reports: “President-elect Joe Biden is nominating Denis McDonough, who was President Barack Obama’s White House chief of staff, as secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs. … The sprawling agency has presented organizational challenges for both parties over the years. Biden is continuing to stockpile his incoming […]

From the World War I era, he mentioned Edwin Coulter who enlisted as a private to fight, turning down an opportunity to attend Officer Candidate School in order to go to France to fight in the war. He died there in 1918, shortly before the signing of the armistice which […]

Here is a listing of what’s open and what’s closed on Veterans Day in the D.C. area. Veterans Day is a federal holiday meant to honor those who have served in the military. Since it’s a federal holiday, post offices are closed, and most banks will also be closed. You […]

© Provided by RADIO.COM Veterans Day is Wednesday, Nov. 11. Here is a list of just some of the great discounts and deals being offered to veterans and active duty service members to mark the observance. Discounts and deals at restaurants Applebee’s: Veterans and active-duty military receive a free meal […]

USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Published 11:26 a.m. CT Oct. 23, 2020 | Updated 11:26 a.m. CT Oct. 23, 2020 CLOSE Manitowoc celebrated the completion of the Waldo Boulevard project with a brief ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday with state and local officials. Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter An effort to keep Manitowoc’s Eternal Flame […]

Two more iconic events in Columbia have been canceled because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. What was supposed to be the city’s 42nd annual Veterans’ Day parade was called off Monday by the Columbia Parks and Recreation Department. Shortly after that announcement an even older event, the Carolina Carillon, was […]