ONAWAY, Mich. (AP) — A Veterans of Foreign Wars post in northern Michigan is in danger of closing because of a lack of active members.
The VFW in Onaway has only five members out of 70 who are regularly involved at Post 5857, Commander Robert Skinner told The Alpena News.
PHOENIX (AP) — The state Department of Transportation says the addition of 15 new specialty license plates means Arizona vehicle owners now have more than 80 plate options.
The department said the newly available specialty plates approved by the Arizona Legislature include 11 versions sponsored by the state Department of Veterans' Services.
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Rhode Island has been renamed in honor of a soldier who was deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan and later dedicated his life to helping other veterans in crisis.
DURYEA — The sun and the smoke made it hot Saturday afternoon around the Duryea VFW, but Carol Bardzel and Paul Pohoda had what they needed to keep cool.
GREENWICH — Tuesday was a day of celebration for the members of the Cos Cob Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10112. They not only gathered for their, a little late, Christmas party, but also enjoyed a special commemoration of their anniversary.
The VFW's annual poppy campaign begins Oct. 12. Poppies are made by disabled veterans in hospitals and veterans homes throughout the country and used to raised funds for veterans' causes.
When your organization’s anniversary falls after autumn’s first day, outdoor celebrations — on the road or off — can get a bit dicey.
About 20 people, half of them on the stage, braved chilly, gloomy weather Saturday to observe the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ 119th anniversary at the 20th Century Veterans Memorial in North Platte.
Commander Don Byrne of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. Post 9182 has announced the kick-off of this year’s Youth Scholarships and Teacher Recognition.
The Voice of Democracy Scholarship provides local high school students the opportunity to compete for thousands of dollars in scholarships and a trip to Washington, D.C.
Bigfork's 11th Annual "Rumble in the Bay" kicked off Saturday morning at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4042.
Classic cars, trucks and motorcycles got things off and running with a poker run that stopped at various locations around Flathead Lake before ending at the new VFW building, which was the old Masonic Lodge, in Bigfork.
Jim Delancy, a New Milford native, was recently elected to serve as the state commander for the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Connecticut.
Delancy graduated from New Milford High School in 1968, shortly before joining the United States Air Force.He served in southeast Asia from 1970 to 1971 during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged in 1972.
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars is standing by an officer at a Connecticut post who was convicted years ago of crimes involving bigotry as a member of the Ku Klux Klan...
If an American flag is thrown into a recycling bin, it’s eventually plucked from a stream of mixed glass, paper, plastic and metal at Waste Management’s recycling plant near Spokane International Airport.
The U.S. Navy has joined the search effort in the South Atlantic for the ARA San Juan, an Argentine Navy submarine that went missing on Nov. 15.
The Navy has a pair of P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft supporting the ongoing search efforts for the submarine and its 44 member crew, U.S.
All standing at attention, members of the Custer Veterans of Foreign Wars Gold Bar Post 5096 Honor Guard on Monday remembered their fallen brothers and sisters in arms.
Flags were placed, all in a row, and the sounds of taps and rifle blasts could be heard as each member paid tribute.