Veterans

Bronx Veteran’s React to Eric Sheppard Challenge

Bronx Veteran’s React to Eric Sheppard Challenge

Bronx Veteran’s React to Eric Sheppard Challenge by Gonzalo Duran A few weeks ago student protestors at Valdosta State University (VSU) were videotaped stomping on the United States Flag while chanting derogatory remarks. On April 17th one of the leaders […]

by · May 5, 2015 · Op Ed, Veterans
5th Annual Mental Health Conference – Combating Veterans Issues – May 15th

5th Annual Mental Health Conference – Combating Veterans Issues – May 15th

by · May 3, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
2015 Bronx Week Veteran Appreciation Breakfast–Monday, MAY 11

2015 Bronx Week Veteran Appreciation Breakfast–Monday, MAY 11

by · May 1, 2015 · Veterans

NYC Veterans’ Advisory Board Meeting – April 21st

On Behalf of the Mayor’s Office of Veterans’ Affairs “NYC Veterans’ Advisory Board Meeting–April 21st” Mayor’s Office of Veterans’ Affairs Commissioner Loree Sutton would like to share this information with you and your veteran constituents. The 2nd Veterans’ Advisory Board […]

by · April 20, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
ORTH BRONX HEALTHCARE NETWORK’S 5th Annual Mental Health Conference May 15, 2015

ORTH BRONX HEALTHCARE NETWORK’S 5th Annual Mental Health Conference May 15, 2015

by · April 11, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
StoryCorps and Intersections International – VETERANS’ VOICES

StoryCorps and Intersections International – VETERANS’ VOICES

On Behalf of Service Together and StoryCorps Invite you to participate in sharing your stories! “VETERANS VOICES”     Dear Friends, Service Together is pleased to announce our partnership with the StoryCorps Military Voices Initiative and invite you to participate […]

by · April 6, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Veterans Invited to Attend 2015 Veterans Job & Resource Fair, Vendor Booths still available

Veterans Invited to Attend 2015 Veterans Job & Resource Fair, Vendor Booths still available

American Legion March through April 2015 Newsletter

American Legion March through April 2015 Newsletter

by · March 9, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Bronx Participation in Disability Pride Parade Moves Forward

Bronx Participation in Disability Pride Parade Moves Forward

On February 25, the Disability Pride Parade Committee met at the offices of ICS in the Fordham section of the Bronx. The meeting was chaired by Michael Schweinsburg, Executive Director of Disability Pride, NYC. Many Bronx disability activists joined city-wide […]

Veterans Book Discussion

Veterans Book Discussion

by · February 22, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
Standing Down: A Reading & Discussion Group for Veterans

Standing Down: A Reading & Discussion Group for Veterans

Jeremy Warneke will be the discussion facilitator for the Morris Park Branch in the Bronx. Here’s a good link regarding the book they’ll be using: http://store.greatbooks.org/book-groups-colleges/new-titles/standing-down-from-warrior-to-civilian.html

by · February 20, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans

SENATOR KLEIN TO HOST 20TH ANNUAL “VALENTINES FOR VETERANS”

Klein To Donate More Than 200 Valentine’s Day Cards and Gift Bags to Bronx Veterans   BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), joined by Miss USA 2014 Nia Sanchez and P.S. 83, will host the 20th annual “Valentines […]

by · February 12, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Veterans
SAGE Opens Center for LGBT Senior Citizens in The Bronx

SAGE Opens Center for LGBT Senior Citizens in The Bronx

As a native born and openly gay Bronxite, it was truly moving and very personal to be present at the first LGBT center for seniors opened in the Bronx last night. For the first time LGBT Bronxites do not have […]

In Memory of Fitz A. Squires 1920 – 2014

In Memory of Fitz A. Squires 1920 – 2014

By Andrea Siegel   On December 5, 2014 Fitz Allen Squires, a 38 year resident of Pelham Parkway, died peacefully of natural causes in his sleep. He is survived by his wife, Myra Higgins who is also a lifelong resident […]

by · January 8, 2015 · Announcements, Bulletin Board, Veterans
Bronx Veterans’ Nonprofit Devil Dogs USA In Fight To Keep Doors Open

Bronx Veterans’ Nonprofit Devil Dogs USA In Fight To Keep Doors Open

Local veterans’ organization Devil Dogs USA Inc. is looking for help in an effort to keep its doors open. As many of our readers know, Devil Dogs USA Inc. is a Bronx-based non-profit, founded by veteran Gonzalo Duran, that has […]

by · December 19, 2014 · Bronx Personalities, Partners, Veterans