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Seton Catholic Preparatory High School students participated in a morning full of programs on Nov. 12 including a flag raising ceremony, several educational sessions about the real reason we celebrate Veterans Day, and a veterans ceremony where the student body prayed the Rosary for the United States and sang “God Bless America.”
Sen. John McCain and Mayor Greg Stanton have teamed up with H3 VETS to end chronic homelessness among veterans and give them a roof over their head by Christmas.
Each November, we honor the service and sacrifice of our veterans for good reason: those who served in uniform — and their families — have kept our nation free.
Veterans Day is a time where the country honors those who have served in the military, and Kyrene de la Colina Elementary School commemorated them Friday morning during a special ceremony.
Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que is honoring all former and current military personnel for their dedication and commitment to our country by offering a free “Two Meat Salute” in observance of Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 11. The free meal will be offered from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and features a choice of two different meats served with a corn bread muffin and a choice of a side. There are four Famous Dave’s restaurants in the East Valley: 3250 W. Frye Road in Chandler, 2206 E. Williams Field Road at SanTan Village in Gilbert and 1011 Dobson Road at Mesa Riverview. All military personnel must present a valid photo ID and proof of military service including U.S., Uniformed Service ID Card, form DD-214 or current leave and earnings statement.
Veterans Day Gourd Dance, community potluck
Students in the Air Space Club hold military flags during the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Marine James Joe Sr. during the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Hailey Moore, 7, hugs her father Robert after speaking about his service in the Navy during the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Kindergarteners recite "This is my Flag" during the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Airforce veteran Ed Desmond speaks during the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
(L-R) Madison McCarthy, 10, rolls up the Airborne flag while Izzy Navin, 11, rolls up the Navy flag after the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Students sing "You're a Grand Old Flag" during the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Principal Kelley Brunner is comforted after choking up while speaking at the Veterans Day Flag-raising Ceremony at Kyrene de la Colina on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
This year, The Veterans For Peace have been banned from the city of Phoenix Veterans Day Parade. The organization “Honoring Arizona Veterans,” led by Gordon James, decided that members of Veterans For Peace did not serve our country honorably. This was stated at a Phoenix City Council meeting by one of Mr. James’ representatives.
Get ready to rock - Rock the Block that is. The annual fall festival is Saturday, Nov.9, in Downtown Chandler and features a street fair with two live performance stages.
BMO Harris Bank invites the public to join them as they thank veterans for their service and sacrifice on Nov. 11 at 10 a.m. Two military veterans; one a former World War II military intelligence officer, and the other, a recently returned Afghanistan veteran, will share their personal stories.
The Ahwatukee Swim and Tennis Center, 4700 E. Warner Road, will be hosting its 10th Annual Car and Motorcycle Show on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., offering a range of beautiful cars for the public to enjoy.
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