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Memorial Day: Remembering the soldiers that died for America

SAN JOSE: Memorial Day was born from tragedy. The loss of some 620,000 men and boys, dying in the ashes of the American Civil War is tragic. The incredibly painful experience of the nation’s loss on such a massive scale causing the Veteran’s Association to provide a practical means for the families and survivors to ...

Veterans Day: On the eve of political Civil War, still America the Beautiful

SACRAMENTO: “So let me stand up, next to you, and defend her still today … There ain’t no doubt I love this land, God bless the U-S-A.” Those words, sung by Lee Greenwood, still ring true and may be more important than ever before.  To our current troops and our veterans everywhere, thank you for your ...