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Belgium post puts on Halloween event

Belgium post puts on Halloween event

Post BE02 Halloween in Belgium creates one-stop candy shop.

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Breaking the Ice in the Arctic

Breaking the Ice in the Arctic

Without the rest of the world noticing, Russia is slowly moving into the Arctic regions, possibly to the detriment of other nations.

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Legion: State Approving Agencies need more authority

Legion: State Approving Agencies need more authority

Many GI Bill-eligible programs currently receive no scrutiny from the agency most familiar with those education benefits.

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Legion-supported House bills focus on mental health

Legion-supported House bills focus on mental health

The pending legislation would provide more resources for evaluating complementary and alternative medical treatments.

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ALR donation makes life-changing impact

ALR donation makes life-changing impact

Chapter 60 in Logansport, Ind., still involved with homeless veterans facility after donating $3,000 to sponsor an apartment there.

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Operation Encore tells 'real' military stories through song

Operation Encore tells 'real' military stories through song

Veteran and military musicians, including two Legionnaires, collaborate on CD; proceeds going to veterans causes.

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Jones appears on C-SPAN for Veterans Day

Jones appears on C-SPAN for Veterans Day

The American Legion's new executive director guests on 'Washington Journal.'

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OCW provides picnic for Balboa patients

OCW provides picnic for Balboa patients

Tasty lunch and soothing music, courtesy of American Legion volunteers and donors, give wounded servicemembers an enjoyable afternoon.

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Reinforcing 'the goodness in people'

Reinforcing 'the goodness in people'

Team Depot, Rebuilding Together team up to provide much-needed renovations to St. Louis Legionnaire's home.

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Veterans Choice Card is not a free pass

Veterans Choice Card is not a free pass

Eligible veterans can now choose between VA or private health care, if wait times are too long or distance is an issue, but that choice has limits.

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Nation's capital, Legionnaires observe Veterans Day

Nation's capital, Legionnaires observe Veterans Day

On Nov. 11, the nation paused to honor its veterans. Like many other U.S. cities, Washington, D.C. was home to several events and festivites commemorating the sacrifce of past and present generations.

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Celebrities light up D.C. during Concert for Valor

Celebrities light up D.C. during Concert for Valor

Hundreds of thousands of people gathered on National Mall for unique event to honor courage and sacrifice of America's troops.

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San Diego honors its veterans

San Diego honors its veterans

American Legion delegation marches, receives gratitude from onlookers and reconnects with fellow veterans during patriotic event.

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FODPAL meeting mostly hitch-less

FODPAL meeting mostly hitch-less

Guests, FODPAL leaders catch up and get work done.

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Young veterans stepping up at Portland post

Young veterans stepping up at Portland post

Led by 41-year-old Sean Davis, historic Post 134 in Portland, Ore., has seen an influx of younger veterans join its ranks.

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Exchange online shopping for veterans inches forward

The tide may be turning in the effort to allow all honorably discharged veterans to shop at the online store operated by the Army and Air Force Exchange Service.

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Being there: A Veterans Day message

Being there: A Veterans Day message

A combat veteran's perspective on the ties that bind all who served in times of war.

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Take advantage of Veterans Day offers

Take advantage of Veterans Day offers

Restaurants, businesses across the country offering free or reduced prices around Veterans Day.

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Legion salutes former Illinois lawmaker

Legion salutes former Illinois lawmaker

Lane Evans, who fought for Vietnam veterans exposed to Agent Orange, is remembered by Legion as an ally in Congress.

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McDonald reports on VA reforms

McDonald reports on VA reforms

VA Secretary focuses on access and accountability at a recent briefing.

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Be sure to visit Legion Veterans Day page

Be sure to visit Legion Veterans Day page

Discounts, messages and more on offer.

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65 percent cutoff approaching

Veterans Day cutoff is Nov. 13.

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Legionnaires prepare to honor Veterans Day

Legionnaires prepare to honor Veterans Day

Legion leadership, individual Legionnaires and posts to take part in observances and celebrations nationwide.

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2015 Membership Renewal Campaign

Monthly data will list members in the direct renewal campaign on mylegion.org.

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Mentorship program looking for veteran leaders of tomorrow

Take Point Initiative offers fellowships to veterans who want to become leaders in nonprofit or policy fields.

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Teddy bears support Legion programs

Teddy bears support Legion programs

Vermont Teddy Bear Company launches a new line of Legionnaire and military-themed bears.

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Gold Brigade spotlight: Robert Hicks of Delaware

Gold Brigade spotlight: Robert Hicks of Delaware

Two-time American Legion Gold Brigade Award recipient Hicks recruited 198 new members into the Legion in 2014.

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Live goat is membership draw for South Dakota

Live goat is membership draw for South Dakota

District commanders in The American Legion Department of South Dakota have an incentive to meet their membership goal for 2014-2015.

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Order target sets online for Junior Shooting Sports

Order target sets online for Junior Shooting Sports

Targets for the 2014-2015 American Legion Junior Shooting Sports season can now be ordered online.

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Why Midterms Matter

Why Midterms Matter

Often dismissed as unimportant, these elections help keep presidents in check and give the opposition party a chance to rebuild.

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