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4th Md. Prison Training Veteran Service Dogs

The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.

04/17/2014

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Art Therapy Helps Transform Lives Of Local Veterans In Charm City

A unique program designed for local veterans and others in south Baltimore that need help.

11/07/2013

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Fence Under Construction At Baltimore’s War Memorial Building

In response to vagrancy issues at the War Memorial Building in downtown Baltimore, the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs is putting a fence up around the building.

11/05/2013

Memorial Day

It’s Memorial Day! Follow the links for ways you can honor vets and military families.

05/27/2013

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Hagerstown Monument To Honor Black Civil War Vets

The city of Hagerstown says it will erect a monument to black Civil War veterans 90 years after white veterans of the war were similarly honored.

05/03/2013

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Body Found In D.C. River Identified As Iraq Veteran From Md.

A body found in the Anacostia River has been identified as an Iraq war veteran from Prince George’s County.

04/03/2013

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VA Adds Staff To Accelerate Md. Claims Processing

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs says it’s adding staff and installing new managers at its Baltimore regional office to reduce a large backlog of claims from Maryland veterans.

02/21/2013

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Md. Hosts Multistate Meeting On Incarcerated Vets

Maryland’s prison agency is playing host to a multistate conference in Perryville on incarcerated military veterans.

11/13/2012

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Veteran Of War Of 1812 Honored With Headstone

Descendants are paying tribute to a War of 1812 veteran who, as a teenager, played a key role in the Battle of Baltimore.

11/05/2012

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Incarcerated Vets Train Service Dogs For Disabled Vets

A first-of-its-kind program in Maryland is using incarcerated war veterans to train service dogs for wounded and disabled veterans.

07/03/2012

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U. Md. Center On Aging Gets $1.9M AmeriCorps Grant

The University of Maryland Center on Aging has received a $1.9 million AmeriCorps grant to help military veterans and their families.

06/01/2012

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94-Year-Old Md. World War II Vet To Be Honored For Heroism In France

A local veteran is headed to France where he will be honored for his bravery and being part of one of the most famous units to serve in World War II.

05/30/2012

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