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Restaurants Show Service Members Appreciation With Free Food

Some restaurant chains will show appreciation for current and retired military members Sunday and Monday.

11/11/2012

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Fort Pitt Museum Offers Free Admission For Military

The Fort Pitt Museum will offer special activities and free admission for active and retired servicemen and women this weekend.

11/10/2012

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New Technology Helping To Treat Veteran Brain Injuries

Over the last decade, with the United States fighting two wars, there has been an incredible increase in the number of service people with traumatic brain injuries.

11/09/2012

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Upside Down Flag Protests Over Election Sparking Controversy

It is becoming a growing form of protest over the outcome of the Presidential Election; people flying the American Flag upside down. But now those protests are sparking a protest of their own.

11/08/2012

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Shaler Students Honor Local Veterans

Hundreds of local veterans were honored Wednesday at Shaler Area Middle School.

11/07/2012

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Changes Planned For Annual Veterans Day Parade

This year, the Veterans Day Parade will include some changes. In addition to the event being held a day earlier, it will feature a new route through downtown.

11/06/2012

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Experts Discuss Veterans’ Issues

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA’s Chris Moore talks about important veteran’s issues with Jared Boyer, Bath Bradley, Allyson Holtz and Dr. Rory Cooper.

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Arlington Military Burial For Recently-Found WWII Vets

The remains of seven long missing World War II marines, including John Yeager of New Kensington, will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery Thursday.

10/04/2012

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Opinion: Romney Denigrates 47% Not Paying Taxes As He Uses Loopholes Trying To Do The Same

Mitt Romney, if you want to talk about mooches and freeloaders that take advantage of the system then grow a spine and show America your tax returns. Let’s see what you really pay as a percentage. Let’s see what deductions you take. Let’s see how addicted to federal benefits you are.

09/21/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don’t Pay Taxes Remark Shows He’s Exactly Who We Thought He Was

The recently released tape of Romney speaking to donors at a closed door fundraiser has exposed Mitt Romney to, in fact, be the person Democrats have portrayed him to be: a rich, out of touch, arrogant man that has no respect or connection to the American middle class and absolutely no interest in making the American middle class stronger.

09/19/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don’t Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% Controversy

Romney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.

09/19/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President Of

The idea that 47 percent of Americans don’t have “personal responsibility” or “care for their lives” is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney’s standards.

09/18/2012

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Volunteers Give Back To Local Veterans On 9/11

Many people across the United States are using the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks as a day to give back to local men and women in uniform.

09/11/2012

World War II Memorial

Visitors to Market Square were treated to swing music of the 1940′s Thursday afternoon, in the style of USO performances.

09/06/2012

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USO Performances Kickoff Final Fundraising Effort For WWII Memorial

Visitors to Market Square were treated to swing music of the 1940′s Thursday afternoon, in the style of USO performances.

09/06/2012

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