A thousand Cape Cod residents spent part of their Memorial Day weekend at a 24-hour event in a shopping center to show they care about troops, veterans and their families.
One day after an I-Team investigation questioned practices at a Rhode Island-based veterans’ charity, the Massachusetts attorney general’s office has filed suit against the organization, alleging it uses deceptive fundraising tactics and illegally solicits donations in Massachusetts.
The I-Team found one charity collecting thousands of dollars in donations for veterans, but so far providing no services to them.
State troopers say dozens of military veterans’ grave markers missing from a cemetery were found in a Webster man’s car.
A MassEquality official said Saturday a group of gay military veterans can march under its banner as part of a deal brokered by Boston Mayor Martin Walsh. But marchers from the gay-rights group would not be allowed to wear clothing or hold signs that refer to sexual orientation.
The hope is to provide homeless veterans some of the essentials while they make a transition to permanent housing. Employees from many Boston area companies have joined the effort.
Lou Pasquale has spent his entire adult life making good on a promise. He insists he’s the one who benefited most from helping others.
November 23, 2013 Tuesday, November 19th was a historic day in the city of Boston, specifically in the South End area, where the nation’s first monument dedicated to Puerto Rican veterans was unveiled. On this […]
Restaurants, retailers, and more are offering discounts to the nation’s veterans. In most cases, all they need is their military ID.
Mayor Thomas Menino announced a partnership Sunday with the Trial Court of the Commonwealth to expand court-administered programs to provide substance abuse and mental health treatment for Boston veterans while working toward the creation of a Veterans Court.