November 13, 2018

Veterans and War Memorials Grant Applications Open

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD)'s Veterans’ and War Memorials Grant Program was created and established to provide funding assistance to local governments for the construction and restoration of veterans’ and war memorials. The program will help honor Oregon’s soldiers and veterans by commemorating their service to the country.
November 9, 2018

‘It’s just treating them like human beings,’: Portland nonprofit helping homeless veterans

A Southeast Portland nonprofit is helping local veterans—many without … started Fort Kennedy out of her garage, collecting supplies for homeless vets. … a few years […]
November 9, 2018

Veterans Services Expand Lines For Life

PORTLAND, Ore.— November 9th, 2018, state, community and national leaders will convene to celebrate the expansion of Lines for Life’s work with the Veterans Crisis Line […]
November 9, 2018

Astoria’s Doughboy Monument nears completion

The city of Astoria had hoped to finish the restoration of Uniontown’s Doughboy Monument a year ago, long before Sunday’s 100th anniversary of the end of […]
November 8, 2018

Tigard High Vietnam vets recall war, hope to gather fellow vets, families, together

They plan to locate, record memories of Vietnam veterans from Tigard High School with the ultimate goal of hosting a reunion
November 8, 2018

Korean War vet hopes to build memorial for all who served

Joe Lipscomb hopes to see formal end to conflict in his lifetime but not sure that dream will be realized.
November 5, 2018

Program helps disabled veterans

Charter Spectrum’s Team Lend A Hand provided assistance for a Seaside homeowner on Oct. 26. The team provides minor repairs and essential accessibility upgrades that will […]
November 2, 2018

Gresham man celebrates 100 years as shining light

The WWII Navy veteran has volunteered more than 32,000 hours with local nonprofit groups
October 31, 2018

A cymbal-ic moment for Wilsonville resident

World War II veteran played with Wilsonville High School pep band Friday, Oct. 19