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Veterans Day

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  • Saluting an 'invisible population'

    Saluting an 'invisible population'
    As he dropped sandbags along the base of the Air Force barracks at Tan Son Nhut Air Base in South Vietnam, John Bowen saw the rockets soar in. The building buckled, he says, then exploded, and seemed to "rush up and hit me in the face" as the blast punched him backward into the street. When he regained consciousness, Bowen recalls that his fatigues "were still smoking," his body ached and his ability to hear stopped for a week. But he was alive.
  • Concert for Valor Nov. 11 on HBO

    Concert for Valor Nov. 11 on HBO
    To salute the nation's veterans and their families, HBO and Starbucks are hosting the Concert for Valor on the National Mall in Washington. The concert will air live at 7 p.m. ET Nov. 11 -- Veterans Day -- on HBO. HBO said it will offer its affiliates...

    HBO and Starbucks to Salute Veterans with Concert Starring Eminem, Rihanna, Carrie Underwood & More

    HBO and Starbucks announced a free, all-star concert to honor America's veterans and their families, which will be presented live on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. The "Concert for Valor," which will be held on the National Mall in Washington D.C., will...

    Lake County Fair to open July 23

    Lake County Fair to open July 23
    Monkeys ride on the backs of dogs. Men race riding lawn mowers on hard-packed dirt. A rooster sits on a fence people watching. It must be the Lake County Fair. The 86th annual event will open July 23 and run through July 27, featuring new...

    SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offer military discount

    SeaWorld, Busch Gardens offer military discount
    SeaWorld Entertainment announced this week it is offering half off single-day admission for members of the military and veterans, along with up to five guests. The discount also applies to SeaWorld’s other parks such as Busch Gardens in Tampa....