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.



Md. Hosts Multistate Meeting On Incarcerated Vets

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


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


Hearing Health Foundation

Many veterans returning from war have injuries that aren’t visible, including hearing loss, and it can affect the rest of their lives. For more information on hearing loss, follow the link.


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Lt. Gov. Brown To Offer Support For Veteran ID

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown wants veterans to have easier access to services and benefits.


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Baltimore Honors Veterans At War Memorial Plaza

In Maryland, there are ceremonies to pay tribute to all our men and woman who are serving and have served.


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$2 Million Federal Grant Helps Ease Transportation Woes For Maryland Veterans

Making life easier for veterans. A federal grant will provide them with more ways to get around.


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Retired Serviceman Campaigns For Wall With Names At Korean War Memorial

Retired Army Col. Bill Weber and the other veterans wanted a wall with the names of all those who died in the war or are still listed as missing in action, to help convey the full cost of the war.



Stolen Combat Boot, Helmet Are Found In N.Y.

Authorities say a combat boot and a helmet that were stolen from a veteran’s front lawn on Memorial Day weekend have been found.





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