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The future of medicine is in your genes.

VA Portland is enrolling Veterans in Million Veteran Program, a national research program studying how differences in genes, lifestyle and military experiences affect Veterans’ health

recreation

VA FARMS for Veterans

Portland’s VA FARMS program improve Veterans’ quality of life offering in-person and virtual classes such as beekeeping, landscape & garden maintenance, greenhouse production, and vegetable

education

Supporting PCC’s Veteran Students | News at PCC

When Portland Community College transitioned to online and remote operations in spring of 2020, all students were affected, but student veterans were especially impacted. They

Memorial Day

A nod to Lake Oswego veterans

Community members gather at Foothills Park on Memorial Day for in-person celebration. Hits: 12

Vietnam veterans

Gresham vet honored for bravery

Gresham’s Gerald Kawecki saved four Americans during an encounter with enemy soldiers in Vietnam. Kawecki performed heroic actions after his group came under fire on

Band of Brothers resumes

The Band of Brothers veterans’ group will resume meeting Thursday, June 3, after more than a year off due to the pandemic. The group is