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  1. Real food, real farmers, real communityRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KUAM News

    ... just to name a few. Ken Cruz of Merizo is a third generation of family farmers. After retiring from the US Marine Corps in 2005, Cruz returned to Guam and took over selling and farming. "Everyone always asks me how come I haven't applied for my 100% ...


  2. Hot Fires Cooked the Best Burger at Operation Eco-Renovation's 1st Annual Cook-Off Last SaturdayRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... Howie. "All four contestants provided outstanding recipes and it was difficult to choose the best burger; US Marine Corps Sergeant Gene Johnson's winning burger provided a special blend of ingredients topped off with a jalapeno cheese burger bun ...


  3. Happy 4th of July ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    This phrase originates from Rome in Satire X of the Roman satirical poet Juvenal . In context, the Latin panem et circenses identifies the only remaining cares of a Roman populace which no longer cares for its historical birthright of political involvement.


  4. Winn-Dixie to give 100% of Fourth of July sales to Wounded WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    With the big Fourth of July weekend here, everyone's getting ready for food, festivities and fireworks. But no one is preparing like grocery giant Winn-Dixie, which will donate all of its profits from its Fourth of July sales to the Wounded Warrior Project Independence Program.


  5. Clover's Literary Corner: E Pluribus UnumRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Crozet Gazette

    Although my mother discouraged me from studying Latin in high school, maintaining that it is a "dead language," I've been lucky to attain a solid working knowledge of Latin roots and phrases in the course of earning college and graduate degrees in English-a legacy which would make my alma maters proud of their alumna ! I have always regretted my mother's ultimatum , because a thorough understanding of Latin is fundamental to a thorough understanding of English. Latin words and phrases took firm root in our language during the Roman occupation of Britain, from approximately 43 to 410 AD-or anno domini .


  6. See it: Homeless Florida man goes viral for playing pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A homeless man who stunned passersby when he started flawlessly playing the piano on a Florida street has gone viral - and his story is as moving as his song. Donald Gould, 51, took spectators' breaths away this week in downtown Sarasota, Fla., when he sat down behind a "public piano" on Main St. and played a beautiful rendition of Styx's "Come Sail Away."


  7. Era of the shadow warriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    San Diego County is no stranger to the special operations boom. The Naval Special Warfare command is in Coronado with SEAL Teams 1, 3 and 5. A battalion of Marine Corps Raiders resides at Camp Pendleton.


  8. Patriotism in Massena area is palpableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    First of all, I would like to express my gratitude to the residents of Massena, and the surrounding communities. I have pretty much lived here the past two months and have always been made to feel welcome.


  9. A Salute to 19 Celebrities Who Served in the MilitaryRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | The Hollywood Gossip

    These are the famous men who served in the armed forces prior to striking it big, and we're here to offer them an online ovation. Won't you join in? The Price is Right host Drew Carey spent six years in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves.


  10. Call for courteous fireworks use around veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The sound of fireworks is often associated with and celebrated during Independence Day. But the same sounds can also be traumatic for many veterans.


  11. Community policing lesson for Camden County Police to come from retired U.S. MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Gloucester County Times

    Of all the people the Camden County Police Department could have asked to teach its officers de-escalation techniques, a retired U.S. Marine Corps officer doesn't really seem like the obvious choice. However, consider this: In 1996 the military branch "woke up" and realized counter-insurgency was the new order of the day when dealing with the residents of occupied lands, according to Jack Hoban , himself a retired Marine and published author in the field of police ethics, tactics and techniques.


  12. The Navy Has Retired The EA-6B Prowler After 45 Years Of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    The Navy wrapped up its "Prowler Sunset" retirement celebration last weekend at the picturesque Naval Air Station Whidbey Island in Washington State. The open house included the airfield's last EA-6B flanked by EA-18G Growlers , the Grumman jet's replacement, ripping overhead and performing the missing man formation.


  13. Homeless man's breath-taking piano show stuns passersbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... for music began as a child when he started to learn the clarinet, eventually playing the instrument for the US Marine Corps. Shortly after his service, he returned to his home state of Michigan to study a university degree in music, with aspirations ...


  14. Area happenings, July 3 - 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jacksonville Daily News

    Alive at Five kicks off the July 4th weekend with the Mikele Buck Band on July 3 at Jaycee Park in Morehead City.


  15. A Marine Lost Long Ago Arrives Home, Via Bradley AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    When Delta flight 1698 arrived at gate A10 at Bradley International Airport Wednesday, passengers were asked to remain in their seats so that another passenger could deplane first. Outside the McDonnell-Douglas MD-88 airliner, a Marine honor guard, Massachusetts and Connecticut state troopers, airport firefighters, veterans and others stood at attention as the flag-draped casket carrying the remains of Marine Corps Capt.


  16. Women in the Navy, Marine Corps Get More Maternity LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    Women in the U.S. Marine Corps and the Navy can now take 18 weeks of maternity leave , triple the amount of time they were provided prior to July 2. Women are not required to take all of the leave at once, but they must take it within the first year of their child's life. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said Thursday allowing women to take more time off will be beneficial to both their families and their service.


  17. Homeless Man Strikes a Chord With...221 SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    One passerby, Aurore Henry, took notice of the bearded mystery man as he sat at the piano effortlessly playing a beautiful rendition of Styx's "Come Sail Away." She was so impressed with his talents that she uploaded the video of his sidewalk serenade to her Facebook page where it now has a whopping 2.5 million views in just two days.


  18. Marines sack commander of female boot camp trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This Feb. 21, 2013 file photo shows female recruits at the Marine Corps Training Depot on Parris Island, S.C. More than half of female Marines in boot camp can't do three pull-ups, the minimum standard that was supposed to take effect with the new year. So the Corps is delaying the requirement.


  19. Jim Webb Announces 2016 Democratic Presidential Bid, Challenging Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    "After many months of thought, deliberation and discussion, I have decided to seek the office of the Presidency of the United States," he wrote in a more than 2,000-word statement posted on his campaign website. The letter highlighted Webb's military experience.


  20. Healthcast: Fireworks and PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHDH

    ... hard to diagnose, there's not a test for it and there's not a scan for it," Bose said. Kevin Rhoades is a US Marine Corps veteran who said the sound of fireworks is hard to deal with, but he's not the only one. Many veterans with PTSD are triggered ...