It’s not about just thanking a veteran

It’s not about just thanking a veteran

SAN JACINTO – Retired U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Edward Moore said to the crowd at the Golden Era Golf Course Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11, “Don’t just thank a Veteran for their Service, but find out about them and what they did so you can really understand what it is to have served. Then thank […]

Canyon Lake celebrates Veterans Day with flyover, Purple Heart ceremony

Canyon Lake celebrates Veterans Day with flyover, Purple Heart ceremony

Paul Bandong and Nancy Horton valleystaff@reedermedia.com All eyes looked to the southwest sky as three World War II-era warbirds performed three flyovers for the hundreds gathered at Canyon Lake’s eighth annual Veterans Day Celebration held at the Canyon Lake Towne Center Nov. 11. On the group’s final pass, they performed the “Missing Man” formation with […]

County recognizes Murrieta veteran and 8 others who missed getting diplomas

County recognizes Murrieta veteran and 8 others who missed getting diplomas

MORENO VALLEY – Nine U.S. military veterans who heeded their country’s wartime call to service and missed graduating from high school received their diplomas during a special ceremony Thursday, Nov. 11, in Moreno Valley. Among them was Walter Schedler, a 95-year-old World War II veteran from Murrieta. Operation Recognition, now in its 10th year, honors […]

Jordan graduates basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Jayden D. Jordan graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward […]

WAVES Project campaigns to help wounded veterans

TEMECULA – The WAVES Project of Temecula has launched the $5 TO DIVE campaign. With a minimum $5 a month recurring donation, a small but impactful gift can change the lives of the veterans participating in the scuba diving program. A donation will make it possible for a veteran suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome, […]