A Pawsability 4 Veterans opens service dog training center

A Pawsability 4 Veterans opens service dog training center

It is often said, “Dogs are man’s best friend.” This is particularly found true for many returning wounded American military veterans who have experienced terrifying physical and mental trauma in combat or in service to the nation. Sandy Dee, a U.S. Army, medically retired, veteran, from Hemet is one of those who have seen what […]

Manzanita Ranch Memorial Day Open House invites Veterans

Manzanita Ranch managers Johnny and Jill Roberts are inviting veterans to an open house at the ranch, where horses are the therapy, Memorial Day, May 29, beginning at 1 p.m. The ranch for years has been a place where veterans and other suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder can spend a day with gentle horses and […]

Riverside County reaches milestone in housing homeless veterans

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County has become the nation’s first large county to meet “functional zero,” a federal benchmark for making permanent housing available for all homeless veterans who seek assistance from the county. The board of supervisors established the Veteran Assistance Leadership of Riverside County (VALOR) initiative in June 2013 to find permanent housing for […]

War vets without diplomas still have time to apply

Veterans of Foreign Wars who didn’t graduate from high school have a little over a week left to apply for graduation certificates issued through a Riverside County program that awards diplomas to former airmen, soldiers, sailors and Marines who gave up school to serve their country.

Anza VFW Post 1873 and Auxiliary September news

How many of you are tired of political ads on TV? I feel there should be a time limit to run them. Do they really think bombarding us for months on end are going to make us any more aware that Election Day is fast approaching? And it’s only going to get worse. Thank God […]

Veteran event takes aim at hiring and helping local heroes

Veteran event takes aim at hiring and helping local heroes

Big Horse Feed and Farm Supplies is sponsoring and event in October aimed at helping local veterans to find jobs and the resources they need to be successful following their military service. The Helping and Hiring Our Heroes event is scheduled for Oct. 8 and will offer a variety of resources for veterans and their […]