Veterans

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Op-Ed: A Difficult Task: Realizing Who Our Military Veterans Are

A Difficult Task: Realizing Who Our Military Veterans Are Who or what is a United States military veteran? The answer depends upon who you ask and how you phrase the question. According to a 2012 Congressional Research Service Report, “a […]

by · February 12, 2017 · Op Ed, Veterans
Bulletin Board: To-Go Meals, Sweets & Sweaters Events

Bulletin Board: To-Go Meals, Sweets & Sweaters Events

Community leader Bharati Kemraj invites Bronxites to  be jolly and share a little kindness to our youth, communuty and veterans by supporting the Holiday events she has created. Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 5-6PM. Complimentary Holiday ‘To Go Meals’ will […]

SENATOR JEFF KLEIN HOSTS 9TH ANNUAL VETERANS’ BREAKFAST

SENATOR JEFF KLEIN HOSTS 9TH ANNUAL VETERANS’ BREAKFAST

BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), in partnership with Congressman Joseph Crowley, Assemblyman Michael Benedetto, Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, and Councilman James Vacca, hosted the 9th Annual Veterans’ Breakfast on Sunday at Villa Barone Manor. Lieutenant Colonel Ron Watson, […]

by · November 16, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
HONORING VETERANS AND MILITARY FAMILY APPRECIATION

HONORING VETERANS AND MILITARY FAMILY APPRECIATION

A special message from New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb and the Assembly Minority Conference. MILITARY FAMILY APPRECIATION MONTH Each year, our President signs a proclamation honoring the families of veterans declaring November Military Family Appreciation Month. The […]

by · November 13, 2016 · Veterans
Assembly Minority Leader Kolb On Veterans Day

Assembly Minority Leader Kolb On Veterans Day

A special message from New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb and the Assembly Minority Conference.   “The courageous men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces deserve our collective gratitude and respect. As the […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Op Ed, Veterans
Bronx Veterans Day, November 13th

Bronx Veterans Day, November 13th

The 32nd annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade kicks off on November 13 at 12 noon from East Tremont Avenue and Lafayette Avenue before ending at Bicentennial Memorial Park on Randall Avenue. Lt. Colonel Ron Watson, United States Marine Corps (retired.) […]

Bronx H.I.R.E. Veterans Job and Resource Fair – November 16th

Bronx H.I.R.E. Veterans Job and Resource Fair – November 16th

by · November 5, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
The Bronx Veterans Day Parade, Saturday, 11/5

The Bronx Veterans Day Parade, Saturday, 11/5

The Bronx Veterans Parade Task Team Inc. 3rd Annual Veterans Day Parade 11:00 a.m. Formation & 12:00 p.m. Kickoff at E. 175th Street & Crotona Parkway Memorial Service at the West Farm Soldiers Cemetery (E. 180th &  Bryant Ave) Refreshments at […]

Open Registration: Veterans Activity and Fitness Groups, November 15

Open Registration: Veterans Activity and Fitness Groups, November 15

Bronx Veterans Activity and Fitness Groups Did you get out of shape after leaving the military? Veterans are invited to come join the Bronx Vet Center’s veteran activity groups to re-develop and sustain a healthy lifestyle. Activities take place daily […]

Please Join Us on Veterans Day at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza

Please Join Us on Veterans Day at Rudy Macina Peace Memorial Plaza

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Vet Talk is Back!

BronxNet and Devil Dog USA, Inc. are joining forces to bring more awareness to the issues that Veterans in the Bronx are facing. In the last three years, Sergeant Gonzalo Duran has been on multiple shows on BronxNet fifteenth different […]

by · October 18, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Hire a Hero – Veterans Job Fair at Empire City Casino on November 17th

Hire a Hero – Veterans Job Fair at Empire City Casino on November 17th

by · September 26, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Jobs, Veterans
Team Bronx (L to R) (Mike Massie, Max Makarczuk, Sheldon Rector and Harris Keane) were joined by PGA Professional, Nick Novak (2nd from the left).

Disabled Vets Tee Up At PGA REACH ‘Secretary’s Cup’

Military Veterans with Disabilities Tee-it-Up at “Secretary’s Cup,” 9-Hole Golf Match Prior to 2016 PGA Championship Week   PGA REACH, the charitable foundation of the PGA of America, hosted the inaugural “Secretary’s Cup,” on Sunday, July 24th at Fiddler’s Elbow […]

by · July 31, 2016 · Military, News, Sports, Veterans
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NYS Senate Passes Veterans’ Measures

SENATE PASSES MEASURES TO IMPROVE LIVES OF VETERANS AND HONORS THEIR SERVICE WITH ANNUAL “HALL OF FAME” CELEBRATION.

by · May 25, 2016 · Government, News, Veterans
Craft of War Writing Workshop Engages Thoughtfully with Veterans & Civilians

Craft of War Writing Workshop Engages Thoughtfully with Veterans & Civilians

From April 2 through June 11, the Morris Park Library has been host to the “Craft of War Writing” workshop in partnership with Voices From War. It is funded by The Bronx Council of The Arts and the NYC Department […]