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Veterans Day

A collection of news and information related to Veterans Day published by this site and its partners.

Top Veterans Day Articles

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  • 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...
  • Disney scales back its late-night event at Epcot

    Disney scales back its late-night event at Epcot
    Walt Disney World has scaled back one of its newest events, Epcot Food and Wine Late Nights Live. The $79 three-hour party during the Food & Wine Festival that starts this week was originally scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays. Disney has cut it...
  • 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....
  • Schools to use Veterans Day as make-up

    Schools to use Veterans Day as make-up
    When a historic storm dumped more than a foot of water in Smithfield on Sept. 9, Isle of Wight Schools took a rain check and called off classes – probably a good move, considering Route 17 near the James River Bridge was closed nearly all that day...
  • Delray city workers may get an extra day off

    Delray city workers may get an extra day off
    Delray Beach city workers may have an extra paid day off this year. Mayor Cary Glickstein said he wants to give employees Veterans Day off. Delray’s human resources officials conducted a survey of several cities and found that Delray is the only...
  • Delray city workers may get Veterans Day off

    Delray city workers may get Veterans Day off
    Delray Beach City Hall will be closed an extra day as employees may get another paid day off — and a celebration to go along with it. After finding out that Delray Beach is the only city in Palm Beach County open for business on Veterans Day,...
  • Delray City Hall to close on Veterans Day

    Delray City Hall to close on Veterans Day
    Delray Beach City Hall will be closed an extra day this year and employees will receive a paid day off. Late Tuesday, commissioners voted to give city employees Veterans Day off. "The request came from a city employee, who is also a veteran," said...
  • 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...
  • Elgin monument to Laotian veterans to be dedicated Saturday

    Elgin monument to Laotian veterans to be dedicated Saturday
    The men and women who took part in America’s “secret war” in Laos will see their history captured in bronze Saturday when a monument to their service will be dedicated at Elgin’s Veterans Memorial Park. The dedication caps a...
  • Are holidays like the 4th more trouble than they're worth?

    I’m not too interested, frankly, in how you’re going to spend your Fourth. I’m more curious about how you spent your third, and your second. If you’re like many other working people, you spent them cramming. You spent them...