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By Ebony Joseph on May 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: May 22, 2014 at 12:47 pm
The new Fisher House in Gainesville will allow families of veterans undergoing treatment at the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center a place of comfort during treatment.
By Melissa Walpole on October 28th, 2013 | Last updated: October 29, 2013 at 4:52 pm
The memorial, in Kanapaha Park at the intersection of Tower Road and Southwest 41st Place, shows U.S. military engagements from the American Revolution to Operation Enduring Freedom, including the Afghanistan War.
By Keighly Chambers on October 25th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:57 pm
Thousands of Gainesville veterans could be missing out on valuable pension money for their wartime service.
By Alex de Armas on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:40 pm
Jon Anderson can’t run like he used to. The 66-year-old Vietnam veteran has been running marathons since 1976 and ultra marathons since 2003. But in 2008, Anderson stopped running, four years after he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
By WUFT News on September 13th, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:13 pm
In its eleventh year, the Homeless Veterans Stand Down had to add more capacity due to an increase in services and volunteers.