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Veterans Day

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Top Veterans Day Articles

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  • Honoring veterans by hiring veterans

    Honoring veterans by hiring veterans
    Helping veterans isn't just a part of my job. For me, it's personal. It's in my blood. On Veterans Day, I can't help think of my uncles who volunteered for the service after fleeing a brutal regime in the Dominican Republic. They hadn't been in...
  • The forgotten meaning of Veterans Day [Letter]

    The forgotten meaning of Veterans Day [Letter]
    In 1918, at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11, guns all over the world fell silent and the whole world experienced peace and hope. A French Christmas carol recalls the feeling in the "le monde entier tressaille d'espérance," which roughly translates as "the entire world...
  • Cub Scouts place flags in Bel Air cemetery for Veterans Day

    Cub Scouts place flags in Bel Air cemetery for Veterans Day
    The members of Cub Scout Pack 238 arrived at the Bel Air Memorial Gardens Sunday morning, prepared to honor the veterans buried in the cemetery, but a living veteran honored their efforts as well. Chris MacLarion, a resident of Belcamp who served in the...
  • Veterans Day events planned around Harford County

    Veterans Day events planned around Harford County
    Many around the country will take time Monday to recognize those who have served in the nation's military, and Harford County will be no exception. A number of events around Harford County are planned in honor of Veterans Day, which recognizes all those...
  • Traffic: No unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m.

    Traffic: No unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m.
    With many weekday motorists off due to the Veterans Day holiday, state and local transit departments reported no unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m. The Maryland Transit Administration reported that the local bus, Metro Subway, mobility bus and light...
  • For some veterans, underage enlistment is point of pride

    For some veterans, underage enlistment is point of pride
    Allan Stover wasn't even in high school when he enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1953. Despite his doctored birth certificate, he believes commanders could tell he was too young to enlist. Stover never admitted it — though he came close when a drill...
  • Veterans Day schedule and closings

    Veterans Day schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Monday, Nov. 11: Government offices Closed in all jurisdictions. Courts Closed in all jurisdictions. Public schools Open in all jurisdictions. Libraries Open in Anne Arundel and Baltimore counties....
  • Mild, sunny Veterans Day ahead

    Mild, sunny Veterans Day ahead
    A pleasant Veterans Day with highs in the mid and upper 50s is forecast for Baltimore and the region by the National Weather Service. A westerly wind is forecast to blow across bright, mostly sunny skies at between 5 and 13 miles per hour. The picture...
  • Baltimore restaurants observe Veterans Day

    Baltimore restaurants observe Veterans Day
    Mission BBQ, the patriotic barbecue restaurant, where the National Anthem is played every day at noon, is teaming up with Charm City Cakes for a Veterans Day salute to America's veterans and active military personnel.   Charm City Cakes is creating four...
  • CCBC celebrates, honors veterans

    CCBC celebrates, honors veterans
    More than 60 students, faculty and community members gathered in the barn theater at the Catonsville campus of Community College of Baltimore County on Monday to celebrate Veterans Day. At the ceremony, it was clear why the college was recently named...
  • Go Daddy founder donates $1 million to UB for veterans center

    Go Daddy founder donates $1 million to UB for veterans center
    Bob Parsons — a University of Baltimore graduate and the founder of Go Daddy, an Internet domain registrar — has donated $1 million to the school to establish a veterans center on campus that will offer services to active-duty and former...
  • Federal workers are victims, not villains

    Dan Shannahan's letter ("Federal workers shouldn't complain about shutdown," Oct. 2) was as ignorant as it was callous. Writing that federal workers receive Flag Day as a holiday is blatantly incorrect and The Sun should not be publishing such a...