veterans day

To All Our Vets on Veterans Day 2016, Thank You!
Veterans Day, for me, always brings on memories of my dad, Jake. Jake was a decorated WWII veteran, and my hero. He was generally quiet about his military service, describing what he did during World War II as "just doing my part, like everybody else did." I asked him once, on Veterans Day…
Thank You to All Our Veterans!
For each and every veteran of America's armed forces, no matter when or where you served, you have our deepest thanks and gratitude.
If you're lucky enough to have a veteran in your life, make sure you take a minute to say thank you. My favorite veteran, and my hero, is no longer around, bu…
Veterans Day Flag Raising at Rockford University
Just got a note from Rockford University with an invitation for one and all to join them for a Veterans Day flag-raising ceremony tomorrow morning, at 7:30, at the flagpoles near Nelson Hall on the Rockford University campus. The event is sponsored by the Jane Addams Center for Civic Engag…
Rockford Area Veterans Day Free Meals, Discounts, & Deals
Every year it seems more and more business get involved in offering free or heavily discounted products for veterans. Which, of course, is a great thing!
A full list of offers from across the country is listed here.
Below you'll find a partial list of Rockford-area businesses that are taking…
More Free Offers In Advance of Veterans Day
Last week we told you about an invitiation from Texas Roadhouse for a free meal for Veterans on November 11. As predicted, that was just the start of the offers rolling in for Vets.
Two more businesses have announced freebies for our service members around Veterans Day:

Great Clips is offeri…