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Houston All Veterans Job Fair 8-23-15

Mike Meltser and Seth Payne from SportsRadio 610 are joined by Chris Newsome of the 82nd Airborne to talk about the RecruitMilitary Houston All Veterans Job Fair. They discuss some reasons that employers may want to hire veterans, and get into what it’s like for vets coming home and trying to find jobs. The Houston All Veterans Job Fair is coming up on September 10th at Minute Maid Park. For more information, visit events.recruitmilitary.com.

CBS Houston–08/24/2015

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Pets for Vets 8-9-15

Sarah E! talks with Jan and Chris about the upcoming Inaugural The Nathaniel Center Bar-B-Q Cook-Off benefiting Pets For Vets on August 15th, 2015 from 10am – 10pm! There will be live music by Dean’s List from School of Rock Kingwood and Vetted (a Wounded Warriors band), as well as a live auction. This event is open to the public and will offer food for a donation, so come hungry! Visit the Pets for Vets Houston page on Facebook for more information, or go to pets-for-vets.com

CBS Houston–08/09/2015

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Study: Vets Serving In Iraq, Afghanistan Return Home With Greater Skin Cancer Risk

A new study finds that U.S. military members who served in Iraq and Afghanistan returned home with a greater risk of developing skin cancer.

08/06/2015

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Gorgon Barbers 5-17-15

Nick Wright & John Lopez from In The Loop on SportsRadio 610 talk with Christopher Estrada of Gorgon Barbers. Chris provides free haircuts for displaced, physically, mentally, and emotionally wounded Veterans and Combat Veterans. He was on to implore others to use their talents to help these Veterans in need. Too often we think of monetary donations. However, we all have talents and any assistance that we can provide makes a world of difference to these Veterans.

CBS Houston–05/17/2015

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DAWG Foundation 4-12-15

Shawnda McNeal of The Atom Smasher Show on MIX 96-5 talks with Jeremy Mahon of the DAWG Foundation.

CBS Houston–04/12/2015

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Veterans Upset School Plans To Paint Over American Flag Mural

Veterans say school plans to paint over flag mural are un-American.

03/10/2015

Spc. Javier Mendoza works under the hood of a 2014 GM vehicle at the Raytheon and GM training center at Fort Hood, Texas. Mendoza, a newly GM-certified automotive technician, hopes to find work at a GM dealership in his hometown, Houston, Texas. Photo by Pat McKenna/Raytheon

From Trenches To Wrenches: Training Soldiers For Civilian Success

Raytheon Professional Services provided this first-of-its-kind training at Fort Hood, teaching the same curriculum that every dealership’s GM-certified automotive technician receives.

11/24/2014

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Disabled American Veterans Organization Giving Back To Those Who Serve Our Country

Through the Disabled American Veterans organization, veterans can find programs for financial, physical and emotional needs.

11/24/2014

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Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military Life

Female vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.

11/24/2014

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Conversations With Veterans: Nick Lopez’ Success Post Military Life

Technically savvy and patriotic, Nick Lopez always knew he wanted to use his talent to serve his country.

11/17/2014

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