Speier Demands Benefits For Filipino War Heroes Who Fought For U.S. In World War IISpeier (D-San Mateo) met with veterans and local leaders in Daly City on Veterans Day to demand benefits for Filipino war heroes.
Retirement Home Compiles Stories Of Aging Bay Area WWII VeteransOn Veterans Day, it is hard not to reflect on the fact that one particular group of service men and women is disappearing quickly.
Community Donates To Army Vet, Wife After Life Possessions Stolen From Pleasanton HotelThe Pleasanton community helped out a veteran and his wife whose life possessions were stolen while they were moving to the Bay Area to start a new life.
Memorial Service Honoring Lost WWII Submariners Held At Mare IslandA quiet ceremony was held at Mare Island to honor fallen WWII submariners who don't usually get a lot of fanfare.
Veterans Day Events Around the Bay AreaCommunities around the San Francisco Bay Area will be holding events on Sunday and Monday to commemorate Veterans Day.
South Bay Officials Extend Homeless Veteran Housing Program For 2 More YearsSanta Clara County and the city of San Jose made a bold promise at the Veterans Day Parade in 2015. Three years later, they have renewed that promise to help homeless veterans.
Tesla Makes Hiring And Supporting Veterans A PriorityTesla is putting a special focus on placing more veterans in leadership positions. The factory in Fremont hires a select group of veterans who have gone from the front lines to the assembly lines.
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South Bay Program To House Homeless Veterans Makes StridesOne year after two South Bay officials made a pledge to help homeless veterans, the program they started was celebrating the progress that has been made.
Obama Urges Nation To ‘Forge Unity' In Veterans Day AddressPresident Barack Obama used his last Veterans Day speech to urge Americans to learn from the example of veterans as a divided nation seeks to "forge unity" after the bitter 2016 campaign.
Homeless Vets Outfitted With New Suits In Honor Of Veterans DayLow-income and homeless U.S. veterans were given a shopping spree for new business attire Tuesday at St. Anthony Foundation in San Francisco, just in time for Veterans Day.
Best Veteran's Day 2015 Events In The Bay AreaVeterans Day is the perfect holiday to honor those who have fought for our freedom. Here are five events to celebrate the courage and sacrifice of all who have served in the armed forces.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Pearl Harbor Survivor, Grand Marshal Of Petaluma Veterans' Day Parade Dies Shortly Before EventA Pearl Harbor survivor who was supposed to be this year’s grand marshal at the Petaluma Veterans’ Day Parade died shortly before the event.
Santa Clara County Pushes Flu Shots For More Than 700 Homeless VeteransSanta Clara County is pushing to give flu shots to the estimated 700 homeless veterans out on the streets as the weather turns colder.