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Job Fair a 'resounding success'

Job Fair a 'resounding success'

Around 30 veterans received jobs after attending the Legion’s Heroes to Hometowns Job Fair during National Convention.

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Contracting opportunities found in Iraq

The Iraq Homeland and Border Control Conference & Expo invites veterans and other interested individuals to Washington from Dec. 2 - 3 for an information seminar on developing contracting operations and businesses in Iraq.

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DVD review: 'The Americans in the Bulge'

DVD review: 'The Americans in the Bulge'

The 90-minute documentary discusses the largest land battle ever fought by the U.S. Army: the Battle of the Bulge.

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Support pours in for Shelby World Series

Support pours in for Shelby World Series

The vision of creating a grand slam American Legion World Series in Shelby, N.C., is becoming reality, thanks to the community’s unending support.

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Legion following burn pit issue

Legion following burn pit issue

Legion rep attends meeting where environmental hazards affecting U.S. servicemembers are discussed.

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Legion staff attends AUSA Convention

Legion staff attends AUSA Convention

Quality-of-life for military families, Army readiness and resiliency training among topics covered during convention.

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54 students graduate from Legion College

54 students graduate from Legion College

National Commander Jimmie L. Foster tells students to slowly make the best of their new knowledge.

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Deadline for stop-loss payments nearing

Deadline for stop-loss payments nearing

U.S. servicemembers kept on duty past their original discharge date following Sept. 11, 2001, have until Oct. 21 to apply for retroactive pay.

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RecruitMilitary job event, Pittsburgh

RecruitMilitary job event, Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh RecruitMilitary event welcomed 136 veterans, spouses and family members, as well as 45 exhibitors.

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Legionnaire found miracle in Flight 93 debris

Legionnaire found miracle in Flight 93 debris

Going through the crash site, the volunteer fireman found a symbol of hope on the smoldering field.

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'These people did fight back'

'These people did fight back'

Gulf War vet vows to build lasting memorial to Flight 93 victims.

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Patriot Day booklet still available

Patriot Day booklet still available

Downloadable material for Saturday's anniversary can be used by local posts.

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Focus: Legislative agenda, Legion Day

Focus: Legislative agenda, Legion Day

Legislative Commission reviewing convention resolutions, looking ahead to Legion Day.

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Outreach effort coming to D.C.

Outreach effort coming to D.C.

The Legion will intensify its focus on veterans in the nation's capitol this week with a benefits fair that focuses on health care, education benefits and job counseling.

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Legiontown campaign kicking off soon

Legiontown campaign kicking off soon

Numerous guides are available for posts to help make local events a success.

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Bad luck hits Freedom Car at Toledo

Bad luck hits Freedom Car at Toledo

Tire, sway bar damage spoils top-10 chance in Northwest Ohio Ford Dealers 200 race.

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VA reviews SGLI, VGLI accounts

VA reviews SGLI, VGLI accounts

VA says it will continues to ensure and protect Servicemembers', Survivors' Life Insurance benefits administered by Prudential.

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Looking out for America's future

Looking out for America's future

With a strong dedication to supporting our nation's youth, The American Legion National Children & Youth Conference gets under way Friday in Indianapolis.

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VA’s 'inexperienced' workforce must improve

VA’s 'inexperienced' workforce must improve

Testifying before Congress, American Legion official Ian de Planque said VA must dramatically improve its training programs.

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A last wish granted

A last wish granted

Country music star Clay Walker helped make a Marine's last wish come true. But the Marine's family needs your help in giving Cpl. Brian Downard a burial fitting of his service.

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Today is Legion Day

Today is Legion Day

Both House and Senate have passed resolutions honoring the nation'a largest veterans organization; day also marks kickoff of Legiontown campaign.

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Committee-passed bills focus on jobs

Committee-passed bills focus on jobs

HVAC made a commitment to bringing career opportunities to those who have served by approving bills Wednesday.

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Connect with the commander

Connect with the commander

Legionnaires everywhere can follow Jimmie Foster's travels as national commander by becoming a ‘Fan' of his on Facebook.

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Legion: GI Bill needs non-degree coverage

Legion: GI Bill needs non-degree coverage

Many veterans have decided to pursue vocational school or job training after serving, and The American Legion thinks the Post-9/11 GI Bill should cover them.

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Legion reaches out to Washington-area vets

Legion reaches out to Washington-area vets

National staff members from the Legion invited veterans and their families to Post 8 to educate them about their service-entitled benefits.

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Focus: National commander's testimony

Focus: National commander's testimony

Foster to speak before joint session of House-Senate Veterans Affairs committees.

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Three Navy warships named in honor of 9/11

Three Navy warships named in honor of 9/11

The Navy will forever remember and honor the cities and victims affected by the Sept. 11 attacks with USS New York, USS Somerset and USS Arlington.

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Form 990N deadline approaches

Form 990N deadline approaches

Posts that don’t file IRS forms face losing tax-exempt status

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Foster to address Congress

Foster to address Congress

Legion's national commander expected to cover wide range of issues while speaking before joint session of the House, Senate Veterans Affairs committees.

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Legion wins fight for Gold Star parents' rights

Legion wins fight for Gold Star parents' rights

After a decades-long campaign by The American Legion, Senate clears legislation that will grant state veterans home care privileges to all Gold Star parents.

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