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Vietnam vets ask Legislature to approve state site for Vietnam POW-MIA...

By Laura Cassels, Florida Phoenix Nearly 60,000 Americans, including 1,954 Floridians named here, were killed in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia in the 1950s, 1960s, and...

Central FL virtual career fair for Veterans this week – employers...

This is a free virtual hiring event for transitioning military personnel, veterans, National Guard members, Reserve members and military spouses. From DAV RecruitMilitary Despite overwhelming worldwide...

A soldier’s inspiring story teaches grace needed in today’s political unrest

Inspiration By Reggie Connell Four years ago, on Veterans Day 2016, I had an unforgettable experience that directly applies to where we are right now -...

How you can help veterans every day

By Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, Distinguished Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Purdue University As the nation celebrates our 17 million living veterans, it is...

A Pause to Say Thanks

Inspiration By Mike Gilland Some just don’t understand why people do it.  But we should all be glad they do. What is the “it” to which I...

More than 30 companies hiring at “Paycheck for Patriots” virtual job...

By CareerSource Central Florida CareerSource Central Florida (CSCF) will host a special virtual hiring event dedicated to Central Florida veterans. “Paychecks for Patriots” connects members...

Central Florida Regional and Oviedo Medical Center help HCA Healthcare gain...

Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford and Oviedo Medical Center are proud to have employed more than 165 veterans in the community over the...

Memorial Day: Why veterans are particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus pandemic

By Jamie Rowen, Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Political Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst As the nation takes a day to memorialize its military...

Veterans ride free to appointments during COVID-19

From the Florida Veterans Foundation Newsroom The Florida Veterans Foundation today announced its partnership with Uber to create the ‘Veterans Ride Program’ for Florida Veterans...

Veterans counseling center opens in Sanford

From the Seminole County Communications Office A new community-based counseling center recently opened at the Florida Department of Health-Seminole (400 West Airport Boulevard, Sanford). The center...