SSA helps Veterans and Active Duty military members

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By Christina Reitz Social Security District Manager in Henderson, NV On Veterans Day, the nation honors the men and women who risk their lives to protect our freedom. Social Security honors veterans and active duty members of the military every … [Read more...]

Mesquite Museum Exhibit to honor Veterans

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Home of the Free Because of the Brave From Nov. 1 to 18, the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum will have its annual exhibit honoring the veterans of the Virgin Valley.  Artifacts including uniforms from military action will be on display, including a … [Read more...]

Veterans Center resumes Monday night Potlucks

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The Mesquite Veterans Center will resume sponsoring their Monday night Pot Luck Dinners beginning Monday, Oct. 12 at 6 p.m. for veterans and their families.  Please bring your favorite dish to pass around and enjoy the evening.  There will be a free … [Read more...]

Veterans Day Parade Call for Floats

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This is our 19th year for the Veterans Day Parade in Mesquite. The Veterans parade is always on the first Saturday in November. This year the first Saturday of November falls on the 7th. The Veterans Day Parade is planned and organized by the … [Read more...]

About The Mesquite Veterans Center

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By Jim Carrick The Mesquite Veterans Center, at 840 Hafen Lane, was established and built by veterans for veterans several years ago.  Since its inception it has done and continues to serve veterans and their families.  Since things tend to change … [Read more...]

Titus Celebrates House Passage of Pay As You Rate Act, Veterans’ Compensation COLA Act of 2015

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Congresswoman Dina Titus of Nevada’s First District today praised House passage of her bill, the Pay As You Rate Act, and the Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015, introduced by Ranking Member Titus and Rep. Ralph Abraham … [Read more...]

A Blood Chit and a Veteran’s Survival

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It was just 17 days into the Korean War when a B-29 bomber took off from Okinawa.  The crew was starting their eighth mission over North Korea, and the target was to bomb a bridge in a chain of islands off the Inchon Peninsula to try and stop the … [Read more...]

Clark County Veterans May Now Claim Tax Exemptions Online And At Kiosks

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DMV offers a new convenience to more than 40,000 veterans Nevada veterans in Clark County may now claim their annual property tax exemption during a vehicle registration renewal online or at one of the DMV’s self-service kiosks. Up until now, … [Read more...]

Governor Sandoval Signs Veterans Legislation

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Governor Brian Sandoval signed five legislative bills benefiting veterans on Friday June 12, 2014 and completing a legislative session which furthered his goal to make Nevada the most veteran friendly state in the Nation. With veterans and … [Read more...]

National search for Army Servicemen

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The Second (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who served in the Army's 2nd Infantry Division at any time.  For information about the association and their 94th annual reunion in San Antonio, Texas from September 22 - 26, 2015, … [Read more...]