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Flag at half staff alert

Flag at Half-Staff Alert – National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day – Saturday, December 7th

Flag at half-staff In accordance with United States Code Title 36, Chapter 1, Section 129, the president of the United States is requested to issue a proclamation (per Flag Code section 7(m)) for the United States Flag to be displayed at half-staff for the entire day (sunrise to sunset) for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, Saturday, December 7. (adsbygoogle =… Read more
Certified Veteran Owned Business

November 2019 Veteran Owned Business Website Numbers

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com November 2019 website numbers are in: 266,949 unique visitors (Over 3 million so far in 2019) 5,000,000+ page views (over to 41,000,000 so far in 2019) 20,802 unique visitors on busiest day (*would be 3x higher if you add in all domains associated with VOB) And as always… thank you so much for your support of businesses owned by… Read more
Master Mind Game Show

Game Show Network Casting Call

CALLING ALL TRIVIA BUFFS! Game Show Network is looking for contestants for a trivia game show featuring Ken Jennings (record holding champion from Jeopardy) and other top trivia experts. Can you beat the Master Minds to win up to $10,000 or more? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); All participants MUST be: *18 years of age by January 31, 2020 *Available… Read more
New law provides eligible Veterans and Primary Family Caregivers with access to DoD and Coast Guard commissaries, exchanges, and morale, welfare, and recreation retail services.

Commissary, Military Service Exchange, and MWR access extended to more Veterans beginning 2020

More veterans and caregivers to have eligibility The Department of Defense (DoD) is proud to expand commissary, exchange and morale, welfare and recreation retail eligibility to: Purple Heart recipients Former prisoners of war All veterans with service-connected disabilities Individuals approved and designated as the primary family caregivers of eligible veterans under the Department of Veterans Affairs Program of Comprehensive Assistance… Read more
Thank You

October 2019 Veteran Owned Business Website Numbers

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com October 2019 website numbers are in: 265,623 unique visitors (Nearly 2.8 million so far in 2019) 3,500,000+ page views (close to 36,000,000 so far in 2019) 17,809 unique visitors on busiest day (*would be 3x higher if you add in all domains associated with VOB) And as always… thank you so much for your support of businesses owned by… Read more
Veterans Day Poster 2019

2019 Veterans Day Poster Gallery – Veterans Day Posters from 1978 thru 2019

Veterans Day Poster Gallery (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Past Veterans Day Posters (Click each poster or the year to see the full-sized poster)   20178 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989 1988 1987 1986 1985 (adsbygoogle… Read more
We Salute These Businesses, Government Agencies and Organizations Who Use Veteran Owned Business!

When You Do Business With A Veteran Owned Small Business!

…YOU ARE NOT helping a CEO put a Ferrari in the garage of his 5th vacation home! When you do business with a veteran owned small business YOU ARE directly helping those who served our country put food on the table, make a mortgage payment, buy “back to school” clothes for their children, hire a fellow veteran or–just possibly–give back… Read more