23rd Annual Veterans Parade Saturday, November 7, 2009 11:00 AM - 1:00 [...]
It is imperative that we the stories of the sacrifices of those who have gone before us with those who come after us. When I think about it, I realize my ability to write this blog, to speak my mind, to even live as I choose, is a result of the sacrifices made by those before me who stood firm in support of our country and our freedoms.
The 2015 "Symbol of Freedom" event, present by local non-profit organization CDM Services, welcomes Special Guest former P.O.W. Jessica Lynch.The Symbol of Freedom event is a two event series, designed to increase awareness of CDM Caregiving Services, an organization that has been doing business in Southwest Washington for over 35 years. These events are centered around Veterans Day to provide a great opportunity to recognize and honor local veterans. This years special guest speaker is Jessica Lynch, the former Army soldier who was rescued as a prisoner of war in Iraq in 2003.
Did you know that you can honor and recognize a U.S. veteran (living or deceased) at the Battle Ground Veterans Memorial? Personalized bricks are engraved and installed on an annual basis. If purchased by March 1st, 2017 bricks will be engraved and installed at the memorial in time for Memorial Day this year.
Do you have a past and present military heroes that you want to honor? Or do you want to show your support to those who fought for our freedom? A "Race to Remember - Veterans Day Race" is a perfect way to do that. On November 11th...
An opportunity to recognize and honor our Nation’s veterans, the 7th Annual Riverview Community Bank Symbol of Freedom Event will feature special guest Lieutenant Colonel Michael Strobl of U.S. Marine Corps sharing his moving account of escorting fallen Marine, Lance Corporal Phelps, home.
Enjoy a rock-n-roll benefit concert and silent auction at the Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield to honor two events; Veterans Day and Neil Young's birthday.