Keyword: veteran

SkillBridge Program harnesses potential of Arizona's …

Employers looking to tap into the potential of Arizona's veteran workforce can meet 9-11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, at HonorHealth Military Partnership, 7301 E. 4th St., Suite 7, for an opportunity to …

Leading with empathy: Snidecore named Peoria Hometown …

Marine Tad Snidecor was working in the Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma on April 19, 1995 when ex-Army soldier and security guard Timothy McVeigh parked a rented Ryder truck in front it. …

Honor Flight Arizona to celebrate its upcoming 100th …

Honor Flight Arizona will begin its Fall 2023 flying season with a special first flight.

Countdown to the Arizona State Fair is officially on

It may not feel like fall yet but September marks the unofficial end of summer and, in Phoenix, the Arizona State Fair.

Save the date for Anthem Veterans Day ceremony, …

VETERANS Save the date for Anthem Veterans Day ceremony, celebrations Special to Independent Newsmedia The public is invited to honor, salute and support veterans and their families at …

Calling veterans to join the American Legion

Many Sun City West residents have previously served in the military and the American Legion Post 94 wants these veterans to join the family.

Veterans honored in Sun City, Surprise

Dignity Memorial providers invite veterans each month to free coffee and donuts at Surprise Funeral Care and the Sunland Memorial Park Chapel.

Veterans draped with quilts for service

The Quilt Posse is a Club of 30 women from local area communities who meet twice monthly in the Sun City West Foundation Grand Canyon Room.

Valley JROTC cadets win scholarships

Twelve Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps students and their programs have been honored as part of the Better Business Bureau’s Ethical Cadet Scholarship Program. The JROTC …

The Grand honors veterans with monument in Surprise

An official dedication, marked with grandeur for a newly installed Veterans Monument at The Grand, recognized those whose lives have been dedicated to service and sacrifice for others.

Sun City Elks support local veterans

When it comes to serving veterans, the Sun City Elks have a long and storied tradition of being there when they were needed most.

Major fundraising event for Soldier's Best Friend on …

One of the major sources of revenue for Soldier’s Best Friend, the annual sporting clay event, will be held at Ben Avery Clay Target Center in Phoenix on Saturday, May 20, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Bike ride for a cause benefiting veterans, therapy …

Assisting a veteran in Arizona is as easy as riding a bike. On Saturday, May 13, join e-bike company Mavric Electric Cycles and Goodwood Tavern for the Scottsdale Charity Bike Ride from 11 a.m. to …

Gilbert seeking applicants for veterans board

The town of Gilbert is seeking applicants for four volunteer positions to serve on the Veterans Advisory Board.  The Veterans Advisory Board was formed on behalf of our military and veteran …

Veteran receives wheelchair equipped van

When retired avionics engineer David Courtney began reconditioning autos, it wasn’t particularly out of the ordinary.

US Department of Labor finds Arizona veterans’ may …

Federal safety inspectors found that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs endangered maintenance workers at its healthcare facility in Prescott by allowing them to work on steam lines without ensuring they followed required safety procedures.

Glendale student project honors local ‘Silent …

Richard Walsh definitely knows how to make an entrance.

Glendale Chamber of Commerce announces new program to …

The Glendale Chamber of Commerce, through the work of its Military & Veterans Affairs Committee (MVAC), is introducing its new Military Transition Support Program.

Free dental care for veterans coming to Glendale

Military veterans unable to afford dental care will have the opportunity for free treatment in Glendale.

Chandler Council members outline 2023 individual …

3/21/2023 asked all seven members of the Chandler City Council about their priorities as council member for the rest of calendar 2023. Here’s what they told us. Christine Ellis One …

Scottsdale thanks Vietnam veterans

The city of Scottsdale and its Veterans Advisory Commission are hosting a special thank you for Vietnam veterans on Wednesday, March 29 - National Vietnam Veterans Day. The structured social hour …

Scottsdale Memorial for the Fallen dedicated March 18

Residents of the Scottsdale area, including nearby Native American communities, have served with distinction in the United States military for more than 100 years. During the nation’s armed …

Salute to Veterans 5K on way to Glendale

The 3rd annual Salute To Veterans 5K Run/Walk is returning to Glendale.