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Operation: Military Kids program ending

The program is ending March 31.

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Celebrating the Legion birthday in style

Celebrating the Legion birthday in style

For the second straight year, American Legion Post 135 in Phenix City, Ala., will host a Legion birthday ball.

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Statement on VA employee's e-mail mocking patients

National Commander: Veterans suffering from TBI and PTSD should not be held up to ridicule.

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Legion assists veterans during Vets GSA event

Legion assists veterans during Vets GSA event

Representatives from the Department of New York were at the Vets GSA's networking event in New York City, providing resoureces to attendees.

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Legion reaching out to Philadelphia veterans

Legion reaching out to Philadelphia veterans

A March 16 town hall meeting for veterans will be followed by a three-day Veterans Benefits Center.

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‘A clean, wholesome sport’ for youth

‘A clean, wholesome sport’ for youth

Idaho junior rifle club prospers with only eight targets for 60 shooters.

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Thankful veterans share stories in new Legion ads

Thankful veterans share stories in new Legion ads

National television messages spread awareness and raise funds to help those who served get the help they need.

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Change of command in Alaska

Change of command in Alaska

Seward Post 5 plays host to Coast Guard ceremony.

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Flag artist kicks off national tour at Legion post

Flag artist kicks off national tour at Legion post

Scott LoBaido launches 50-state veteran celebration by painting Old Glory on the side of Post 202 in Fayetteville, N.C.

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The news tube

Bookmarking YouTube channels a good way to keep up with events anywhere you've been.

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Veteran small business owners wanted

Veteran small business owners wanted

StreetShares, a veteran-owned lending company, is hoping to breathe life into the American Dream by helping veteran small businesses find loans.

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Legion, Easter Seals help veterans find jobs

Legion, Easter Seals help veterans find jobs

Organizations team up to provide collective assistance to Washington-area disabled veterans and their families.

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Ask a Service Officer: Attend a Legion VBC prepared

Q: I'm attending one of the Legion's Veterans Benefits Centers. What do I need to bring?

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Find a way to be a 'specialist' in your job search

Find a way to be a 'specialist' in your job search

Companies want to hire specialists, not generalists. Your military experience can put you in the former category.

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How to write an effective résumé

How to write an effective résumé

Follow these simple tips and pointers to write a résumé that stands out from the stack.

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Combat pilot to corner office

Combat pilot to corner office

USAA CEO Stuart Parker talks military service, veterans employment and how the company is The American Legion’s kindred spirit.

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Legion to assist veterans in New York

The American Legion will participate in a networking event with Vets GSA on March 5.

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'It’s time to celebrate our unique differences'

'It’s time to celebrate our unique differences'

Soldier for Life's Lt. Col. Paula Smith: 'It is essential that we address and embrace the uniqueness of women veterans.'

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OCW supports Fort Benning’s Warrior Games trials

OCW supports Fort Benning’s Warrior Games trials

The Legion program provided nearly $39,000 in gear to assist wounded veterans with the competition.

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Legacy Scholarship helps with college tuition

Legacy Scholarship helps with college tuition

Children of parents who died while on active-duty military service on or after Sept. 11, 2001 are eligible for the scholarship.

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Recounting the history of veterans benefits

The wars and conflicts change, but the themes stay the same.

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Wave of popularity

In a digital world, ham radio endures, as a hobby and means of emergency communication. 

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Start working on National Post History Contest entries

Start working on National Post History Contest entries

First round of judging will take place at department conventions this spring.

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See a photographic timeline of USS Arizona

Department of Hawaii member makes find on Internet forum.

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Commander to Congress: We face ‘historic opportunities’

Commander to Congress: We face ‘historic opportunities’

Helm emphasizes transition assistance, better treatment for PTSD and TBI in hearing before House and Senate committees.

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See video of national commander’s testimony

See video of national commander’s testimony

National Commander Michael Helm testified Feb. 25 before a joint session of congressional Veterans Affairs' Committees.

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McDonald to Legion: 'No excuse' for Special Forces claim

McDonald to Legion: 'No excuse' for Special Forces claim

In front of dozens of Legion family members, Department of Veterans Affairs secretary addresses issue he claimed to serve in Special Forces.

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Helm: Congress needs to act, not just listen

Helm: Congress needs to act, not just listen

National commander tells Legion family members, 'You are the reminder Congress needs to what's right for veterans.'

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SAL members in Washington for annual conference

SAL members in Washington for annual conference

SAL members in the nation's capital for the Legion's Washington Conference.

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Senate VA leaders lay out goals, hopes to Legion

Senate VA leaders lay out goals, hopes to Legion

Senate Veterans Affairs Committee chairman, Ranking Member address Legion during Washington Conference.

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