Veterans

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Local Veteran’s Wish Granted, Has Day Proclaimed In His Honor

The non-profit group “Unity, A Journey of Hope” has been granting wishes to people in Pittsburgh since 2007. Friday, the organization honored a local veteran.

10/25/2013

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WWII Veterans Honored With High School Diplomas

Many men and women left school to fight in WWII and never got to receive their high school diplomas. Thursday night three men were honored with diplomas.

10/18/2013

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Veterans From Pittsburgh Visit WWII Memorial Day After Government Reopens

The first day the government reopened, a group of 36 World War II and Korean War veterans from the Pittsburgh area bused to Washington DC to see the World War II Memorial.

10/17/2013

‘Project 22′ Filming In Pittsburgh

Another movie crew has set up shop in the Pittsburgh area, but this one’s a little different. They call themselves “Project 22,” and today, they arrived in Pittsburgh for a two-day filming blitz. They are […]

10/09/2013

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‘Project 22′ Aims To Shed Light On Suicides Among Veterans

Another movie crew has set up shop in the Pittsburgh area, but this one’s a little different.

10/09/2013

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“Lowe’s Heroes” Help Build Home For Homeless Vets

After a week of nearly non-stop improvements, the handiwork of volunteers is revealed.

10/08/2013

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Random Acts Of Kindness On Local Restaurant’s Menu

There’s something special going on at a local restaurant where random acts of kindness are on the menu.

09/26/2013

CINCINNATI, OH - SEPTEMBER 16: Derek Moye #14 of the Pittsburgh Steelers catches a pass for a touchdown over Leon Hall #29 of the Cincinnati Bengals during the second quarter on September 16, 2013 at Paul Brown Stadium on September 16, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Steelers WR Derek Moye Discusses Veterans Cracking Down On Younger Players

The story of the week for the Steelers is the veteran players cracking down on their younger teammates and not allowing them to play games in the locker room during business hours. Derek Moye joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller to talk about this and the impact it’s having on him and the rest of the team.

09/20/2013

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Steelers Honor Military Veterans With “Heroes At Heinz Field”

Some of the Steelers took time to honor veterans from our area Tuesday night.

09/10/2013

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Local Veterans Thanked For Service With River Cruise

Veterans make their way up the ramp at the Gateway Clipper dock in Station Square.

09/03/2013

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Elder Vogel’s Salute To The American Farmer & Veterans

On the Thursday edition of the Inside Story with Marty Griffin, Rob Pratte once again filled in and talked with Pennsylvania State Sen. Elder Vogel.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/22/2013

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Foundation Working To Help Disabled Veterans Adjust To Life Post-War

It’s difficult for veterans to acclimate to life post-war, it’s even more difficult for disabled veterans to adapt.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/02/2013

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Vets Take Soldier Ride With Wounded Warrior Project

They were pumped up, ready to hit the road and ride.

06/28/2013

Vote For Your Favorite Hero

Three finalists will be honored at the Pirates game Friday night.

06/28/2013

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