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Veterans Day

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  • Save with retail coupons for Veterans Day sales

    Save with retail coupons for Veterans Day sales
    Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at Veterans Day sales at your all fave stores. Save $10 at Macy's and JC Penney and get in free at national and state parks Saturday...
  • Free entry to state, national parks for everyone on Monday

    Free entry to state, national parks for everyone on Monday
    Everyone can enjoy free entry at national and Florida state parks to celebrate Veterans Day, observed Monday, Nov. 11. Florida state parks: Fees are waived on Monday for everyone. Find a South Florida state park along with addresses and hours. U.S....
  • Land of the Free: Veterans Day freebies

    Land of the Free: Veterans Day freebies
    On Veterans Day, we honor those who have so honored us with their sacrifice and service to keep America strong and free. South Florida retailers and restaurants salute our military heroes, offering discounts to veterans, active duty and retired U.S....
  • Penny Big Macs, Quarter Pounders at McDonald's on Monday

    Penny Big Macs, Quarter Pounders at McDonald's on Monday
    I'm lovin' this deal! Buy one Big Mac or Quarter Pounder With Cheese and get one for a penny at McDonald's. The Customer Appreciation Day promotion on Veterans Day  is good at participating restaurants in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach counties. Do...
  • 'Boys, we've got to make a break for it'

    'Boys, we've got to make a break for it'
    Graydon "Woody" Woods grew up on a western Pennsylvania farm, married an Allentown girl during World War II and went to Europe with the Army's 28th Infantry Division. Pfc. Woods fought in the hedgerows of Normandy and paraded before cheering throngs in...
  • Chicago schools consider unified calendar

    Chicago schools consider unified calendar
    Chicago Public Schools students would be on the same calendar in the coming year, one that begins Aug. 26 — at least a week before most students now start school — and ends June 10, under a proposal the Board of Education will vote on...
  • A Word, Please: Losing the apostrophe isn't always an option

    Not long ago I wrote a column about how sometimes in terms like "teachers' union" and "homeowners' policy" the apostrophe is optional. If you really mean that the first noun possesses the second, an apostrophe makes sense. But if the first noun is...
  • Will Glendale honor Vietnam vets?

    The White House issued an executive order a couple of years ago declaring March 29 as Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day; California has proclaimed March 30 be set aside for the same observance. I cannot wait to see what Glendale is going to do to...
  • 'Mister Roberts' Playing at Westport Country Playhouse

    'Mister Roberts' Playing at Westport Country Playhouse
    Mister Roberts is a realistic story about American sailors onboard the cargo vessel Reluctant toward the end of World War II. They crew is bored, but can't escape their floating prison. Drama ensues, which is amusing but also poignant. The show won the...
  • Starbucks to hire 10,000 veterans and military spouses in five years

    Starbucks to hire 10,000 veterans and military spouses in five years
    Starbucks wants the country’s defenders to return from the front lines on its payroll, pledging to hire 10,000 veterans and military spouses in the next five years. In an initiative organized in part by Starbucks board member and former Defense...
  • Burb's Eye View: Burbank presents a banner day for new veterans

     Burb's Eye View: Burbank presents a banner day for new veterans
    The blue banners that line Burbank's streets contain few words, but say volumes about the city's military history. In stark white letters they thank active-duty military personnel, a simple message for those who serve. Take the one honoring Michelle...