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Veterans Day

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Parades, Vigils Mark Veterans Day In The Bay Area

Communities throughout the Bay Area Monday honored those who have served in the military with Veterans Day parades, ceremonies and other tributes to their bravery.

11/11/2013

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About The Bay: A Veteran’s Silence Ends And The Spirit That Moved Him

A veteran says he’s on a mission that’s been 60 years in the making after staying silent about his near-death experience on the San Francisco Bay.

11/11/2013

An Army veteran gets fitted for a suit at St. Anthony's Foundation in San Francisco as photographers look on. (CBS)

Homeless, Low-Income Veterans Receive Free Suits At SF St. Anthony’s Foundation

In honor of Veteran’s Day Monday, St. Anthony’s Foundation of San Francisco organized a free suit giveaway for the homeless and low-income veterans.

11/08/2013

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

San Francisco County Jail. (CBS)

SF Sheriff, Rehab Groups, Advocate Help For Incarcerated Veterans

San Francisco County Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his command staff at the county jail in San Bruno joined other county staff to commemorate Veterans Day and to promote rehabilitation programs aimed at guiding incarcerated veterans them out of custody.

11/11/2012

(CBS)

Several Bay Area Events Planned To Mark Veterans Day

Residents throughout the Bay Area are honoring those who have served this weekend at various Veterans Day ceremonies, parades and memorials.

11/09/2012

A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is reflected on the surface of the wall in Washington, DC. The memorial honors US service members of the US armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War, service members who died in service in Vietnam/Southeast Asia, and those service members who were unaccounted for (Missing In Action) during the War. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Traveling Replica Of Vietnam War Memorial In Cupertino

A traveling version of the Vietnam War Memorial is in Cupertino and is giving veterans a chance to reflect on loss and their service to their country.

11/12/2011

(AP)

Google, LinkedIn Launch Sites For Veterans To Connect, Find Jobs

Two new websites allow military members and veterans to help draft a resume and connect with other veterans or prospective employers.

11/11/2011

A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is reflected on the surface of the wall in Washington, DC. The memorial honors US service members of the US armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War, service members who died in service in Vietnam/Southeast Asia, and those service members who were unaccounted for (Missing In Action) during the War. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Cupertino To Host Traveling Replica Of Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The Traveling Vietnam Wall will be coming to Cupertino for a five-day stint next week, just in time for Veterans Day, city officials announced Wednesday.

11/03/2011

(AP)

Veterans Honored In Large San Jose Parade

Veterans groups celebrated a moment of silence Thursday at the 11th hour of the 11th day on the 11th month.

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