Category Archives: News

Election Day

This Tuesday, Nov. 5 is election day.  Remember to go vote!

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Lt. Dan is Awesome

Gary Sinise, who played Lt. Dan in “Forest Gump” and starred in “CSI: New York” is doing alot to help wounded warriors….Click here to read.

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Another Successful Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Once again, the Hammonton Tri-Vets presided over a solemn Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony for the community. Click here for the article. Check out our facebook page for photos.

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Governor Christie Announces New Veterans Program

Gov. Christie recently announces a public-private partnership with Freedom House to assist veterans with substane abuse problems.  Click here for more information.

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Margate Vets Help Other Vets

Members of the Jewish Veterans Post 39 of Margate are selling paper poppies to assist area vets and soldiers.  Click here to read the article in the Press of Atlantic City.

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Problems with Hammonton’s Water Supply

Apparently, for the past several years, Hammonton’s water supply has been over the EPA standards for Radium and Alpha Particles, known to cause cancer.  A local website, MyHammonton, broke the story.  Click here to read.  This is a a public … Continue reading

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Public Enemy #1, Osama Bin Laden was killed by U.S. Forces on May 1, 2011.  Click here to read the Washington Post story.  This is a victory for everyone involved in the War on Terror.

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Governor Christie to Visit Hammonton

Just wanted to let the local veterans community to know that Gov. Christie will be in Hammonton today at 2 pm at the NJ Manufacturing Building.  The event is open to the public.  Click here for more details.

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Lack of VA Healthcare Options in South Jersey

The Atlantic City Press published an article about the lack options for area veterans in terms of VA healthcare.  Veterans must travel to VA facilities in Delaware, Philadelphia or North Jersey for care.  Click here to read the article.

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Atlantic County Clerk Veteran ID Card Gives Discounts in Area Stores

Atlantic County Clerk Ed McGettigan today announced a new program in conjunction with Atlantic County veterans’ organizations which will provide area veterans with the opportunity to receive discounts at a host of retail stores.  The Clerk explained that his office … Continue reading

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