Servicemen and women in Rochester were honored at RIT Friday morning. The school hosted its first Veterans Day breakfast for vets and their families. More than 500 people attended.
Thursday the Veterans Outreach Center and Monroe County announced the Monroe County veterans discount card. The card is accepted at participating Monroe County businesses. It gives discounts to veterans who have the card.
Honor Flight Rochester is celebrating 20 successful missions. The organization gives World War II Veterans, who otherwise could not make the trip, a chance to reconnect and see their monument in Washington, D.C. On Wednesday night hundreds of veterans and volunteers attended a reunion at Nazareth College to celebrate the milestone.
This month, the Department of Defense notified the family of David Lemcke that his remains had been found in
Now he wants others to take advantage of the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Vet Success program, as well.
A local gym is helping families with loved ones serving overseas.
Lawmakers are introducing a bill in New York State to help veterans get jobs. The legislation would give employers a tax credit for hiring veterans.
ROCHESTER, NY - The unemployment rate for veterans is three times the rate of civilians. Wednesday's job fair tried to help local vets get back to work.