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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Hampton Roads Transit bus line 118 will no longer enter Langley Air Force Base

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May 18, 2018 - Hampton Roads Transit bus line 118 will change its route, no longer entering Langley Air Force Base, beginning Sunday, May 20. The adjustments means that bus riders who do not have military clearance will no longer have to get off the bus, ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Public invited to help homeless vets, support healthy lifestyle at VA2K Walk & Roll

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May 9, 2018 - The 8th annual VA2K Walk & Roll, which helps homeless veterans and promotes a healthy lifestyle, will be held on May 16 starting at 11 a.m. at the Hampton VA Medical Center, 100 Emancipation Drive.

The two kilometer walk (about 1.24 miles...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Paralympic sport of Boccia comes to Fort Monroe Community Center April 28

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April 24, 2018 - The Fort Monroe Community Center, 100 Stilwell Dr., will host a Boccia clinic and tournament on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Boccia is one of the fast growing Paralympic sports in the U.S. It is designed for individuals with phy...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Virginia Women Veterans Summit will be June 14, 15 in Alexandria, Va.

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March 28, 2018 - The 2018 Virginia Women Veterans Summit, an event designed to raise awareness about the services and benefits offered for women veterans, will be held Thursday and Friday, June 14 and 15, at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

'Celebration of the Military Child' takes place Saturday, April 7, at Convention Center

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Feb. 15, 2018 - Imagine. Invent. Inspire.

Those are the key words this year for "Little Heroes at Home, Celebration of the Military Child." The annual event honoring local military children for their service, sacrifice and strength of character w...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Hosts sought for the Adopt an Airman program serving Langley Air Force Base

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Aug. 22, 2017 - Hampton's Adopt an Airman program is in urgent need of hostsand host families to provide a much-needed home away from home for young men and women in the Air Force.  Adopt an Airman provides them with an avenue to form new friends...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Hampton Roads, Hampton, cited for unwavering support to service members

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May 10, 2017 - Hampton Roads, including the City of Hampton,  has been designated  one of eight "Great American Defense Communities" by the Association of Defense Communities for providing unwavering support to service members ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Fort Eustis job fair open to all veterans, retirees, military spouses

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March 21, 2017 - A Joint Base Langley-Eustis Job Fair will be held Thursday, March 23, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Fort Eustis Club, 2123 Pershing Ave., Fort Eustis. the job fair is open to all veterans, active-duty, reservists, National Guard, Coast Guard,...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Programs sponsor 'veteranship to entrepreneurship' business forum

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Feb. 6, 2017 - The Hampton University Business Incubator and Virginia Values Veterans Programs are sponsoring a "Veteranship to Entrepreneurship Business Forum"  Thursday, Feb. 9, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Business Incubator, 6 W...

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Posted on: June 24, 2016

Adopt An Airman

The Welcome Home to Hampton program is designed to provide Airmen with an avenue to form new friendships in the local community and gather support beyond the formal work environment. If you can remember when you first left behind the comfort and security ...Read on...

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