Western Pennsylvania is home to thousands of veterans and a new collaboration is creating a support network for them.
Raytheon Professional Services provided this first-of-its-kind training at Fort Hood, teaching the same curriculum that every dealership’s GM-certified automotive technician receives.
Female 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.
Through the Disabled American Veterans organization, veterans can find programs for financial, physical and emotional needs.
Under the GI Bill, veterans are provided with financial support for education, making college a viable dream.
Technically savvy and patriotic, Nick Lopez always knew he wanted to use his talent to serve his country.
Rocky Bleier and Dr. Joesph Maroon announced as the honorary chairmen of “The Crucible” extreme hike thought the Laurel Mountains this coming May.
A local World War II veteran has dedicated his life’s work to getting his former sergeant from the Battle of Iwo Jima recognized for saving his life during the war.
Like so many teenagers in the ‘60s, Don Bowers went to Vietnam.
Veterans Day is a time to pay respect to those who have served our country, both in the past and presently.
Veterans will have the opportunity to pick up some free meals around the area today.
After giving their all for their country, veterans often come home to applause and thank yous – and unemployment.
Protecting the military’s most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.
Suited up in his white shop apron, tinted goggles, heat resistant gloves and earplugs, Konrad Gleissner switches on an industrial lathe and fires up his blow torch, producing a loud “pop!”
Corporal Brian Aft and Buckshot, his bomb-sniffing dog, were in line to jump an irrigation ditch near Kajaki, Afghanistan, an area known for being littered with roadside bombs. The explosion lifted Aft and Buckshot into the air. Both survived, but Aft’s legs would have to be amputated almost to the hip.