Memorial Day Celebrations In DetroitMemorial Day is a day of celebration for the men and women who died valiantly serving our country. Check this list for the best area events commemorating this holiday. Sets Event To Gather Electronics, Goodies For Troops Overseas
Projects Aim To Help Michigan National Guard MembersTwo projects led by a Michigan State University professor aim to help Michigan National Guard members and their families in the transition from active duty to civilian life.
Pets For Patriots Pairs Soldiers With New Best FriendThe partnership gives servicemen and women the opportunity to help save animal lives by receiving up to 75 percent off the adoption fee, and a lifetime 10 percent discount on veterinary care from MHS veterinary centers.
Soldiers Record Thousands Of Holiday Video Greetings For Family Back HomeThe Atlanta based Digital Video and Imagery Distribution Systems (DVIDS) hub hosts thousands of holiday greetings for 2011, helping a holiday tradition to reach service members' loved ones back home.
Detroit Ceremony Honors Past, Present, Future VeteransAs the MLK High School marching band played, young ROTC members saluted, and everyone remembered the service and sacrifice of American veterans.
Michigan National Guard Deployments Rise In 2011Roughly 2,000 Michigan-based Guard members were deployed in 2011 -- the largest contingent deployed from the state since 2005.
National Guard Unit Returns From War In AfghanistanDuring their deployment to Afghanistan, the soldiers were involved in the ongoing effort to help Afghan soldiers assume control of their own facilities and soldiers.
Families Gather To Send Off Their SoldiersIt was a soldiers send off party in Berkley for the 645th Regional Support group out of Southfield getting ready to deploy to Afghanistan.
Senate Blocks Repeal Of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'Republicans blocked a last-ditch effort in the Senate to lift the military's ban on openly gay troops on Thursday, dealing a major blow to gay rights groups.
Local Soldiers Being Deployed To Iraq
Ft. Hood Witnesses To Describe Attack in Court