veterans day

Macomb CCC President James Jacobs and Sgt.1st Class Tracy Bower  (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Community College Veterans Program Aims To Facilitate Transition To Civilian Life

Recognizing the service of U.S. military veterans at an event held on their campus, Macomb Community College hosted veterans and special guest speakers.


FREE Stuff For Veterans, Troops On Veterans Day

Click for a rundown of some of the local places and national chains offering free food and deals for veterans and troops.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2013

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.


Veteran and Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Sporting His WWII Bomber Jacket, 90-Year-Old Vet Says “Freedom Ain’t Free”

At 90, Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Jefferson has just returned from speaking to high schoolers in Portland Oregon.


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Veterans Day 2012: Free Meals At Area Restaurants

Many national and local restaurants are offering veterans and active duty military free meals on Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2012


Canton Restaurant Among Many Area Businesses Offering Specials For Military On Veterans Day

On Sunday, November 11th, veterans and active military members can enjoy a free meal in honor of Veterans Day.


(WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Hundreds March In Support Of Jobs For Vets

On Veterans Day, a crowd gathered chanting “”Pass the bill”, in reference to President Barack Obama’s jobs legislation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Detroit Ceremony Honors Past, Present, Future Veterans

As the MLK High School marching band played, young ROTC members saluted, and everyone remembered the service and sacrifice of American veterans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011

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Military Members: Get Money Saving Veterans Day Deals

As a small token of their appreciation, several restaurants, stores and entertainment venues are offering deals for service members on Veterans Day, such as free meals, discounts on merchandise and complimentary admissions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011

Jayne Bower, Bill Carruth, Sean Tracy and Tim Downey

World War II Buff Honors Veterans With Replica Models

Sean Tracy is determined to fulfill his mission of honoring as many World War II vets as he can by building each one an exact replica model of the warplane or other vehicle to which the vet was assigned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011



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