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Veterans Day

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Top Veterans Day Articles

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  • Birthday to remember: Havre de Grace girl turns 11 on Nov. 11, 2011

    Tori Jacobs' father, Greg, says his daughter loves having her birthday fall on Veterans Day year after year, but today (Friday) is extra special — the Havre de Grace Middle School student turns 11 on Nov. 11, 2011 – or more rhythmically on 11....
  • Bel Air honors hometown heroes

    Walk down Main Street in Bel Air and you'll see the names and faces of Harford County veterans being honored by family and friends. The banners, hanging on light posts downtown, are part of a first-time program initiated by the Bel Air Downtown Alliance...
  • Cane distribution in Timonium draws focus on veterans' needs

    Cane distribution in Timonium draws focus on veterans' needs
    Dozens of veterans from across Maryland joined Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and Congressman C.A. "Dutch" Ruppersberger to kick off Hugo Salutes Our Veterans' national campaign to distribute free canes to America's former servicemen at the...
  • Rapid Refill salutes U.S. Military by recycling

    Rapid Refill, in Bel Air, is combining two days into one worthy community recycling effort through a partnership with Operation Paperback as a way to recognize both Veterans Day – Nov. 11 – and America Recycles Day on Nov. 15. Starting Oct....
  • Veterans Day brings back memories for Korean War, Iraq vets

    Veterans Day brings back memories for Korean War, Iraq vets
    They joined the military for different reasons, served in different wars and grew up in different eras. But Bill Volenick and Sean Keyman have a lot in common. Volenick is an 80-year-old Korean War veteran who enlisted in the Army to work in...
  • Best medicine for veterans: prevention

    Best medicine for veterans: prevention
    Veterans Day, and once again I'm shouting in my head: You people want to honor veterans? How about we dump the patriotic tinsel and give them something they can use — like all the effort it's going to take to heal their wounds for years to come....
  • Framed by History

    Framed by History
    Doug Groft admitted as he walked down the halls of Scott Key High School that he probably couldn't find his way around now, with all of the additions over the years. He could, however, remember clearly the four years he served in the U.S. Navy during...
  • The 11th

    The 11th hour is a term that's become part of the English language. Born of war, it has come to mean a deal struck at the last minute. Its origin is the dubious end of World War I, known before World War II as The Great War, a negotiated armistice that...
  • Re-use of Carver would be best solution to school crowding

    Regarding the proposal to build a new elementary school in either Mays Chapel or Dulaney Springs, I believe there is a better solution to the York Road corridor overcrowding issue then building a school in either of the proposed locations. The solution...
  • Honor our veterans by encouraging them to get health care

    For more than 230 years, our brave service men and women have underwritten our freedom by duty, honor and selfless service. On Friday, Nov. 11, Americans everywhere will give pause on Veterans Day to honor our men and women who have served in the armed...
  • County Digest

    Veterans Day Anne Arundel Community College holds its annual Veterans' Day ceremony at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11, at the amphitheater outside the Cade Center for Fine Arts, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. A highlight of the program is the reading of names...
  • Harford Veterans Day events include parade, exhibits, ceremonies, speeches and more

    Harford Veterans Day events include parade, exhibits, ceremonies, speeches and more
    Harford County will hold a special observance in Bel Air to honor of the service of veterans to our country for Veterans Day 2011 which this year falls on 11-11-11. A three-days of special events will run from Thursday through Saturday. There will be...