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You will die with Alzheimer's

He was pale. His brow was damp. His blue eyes looked more blue for the tightening of his pupils. The Tardive Dyskenesia made his jaw cock side to side and his fingers drum rapidly. 555 more words

Mission of Honor by Jim Crigler

Jim Crigler, author of Mission of Honor: A Moral Compass for a Moral Dilemma (Panoma Press, 326 pp., $21.95, paper; $9.99, Kindle), was drafted into the Army and served as UH-1 helicopter pilot in the Vietnam War.  339 more words


Still a hero 50 years later: 1st Lt. Robert S. Byrnes

February 9, 2018 will mark 50 years since U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert S. Byrnes was killed in action during the Tet Offensive of the Vietnam War. 1,203 more words

Vietnam Veterans

Fallen heroes to be honored Saturday at Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The California Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Sacramento’s Capitol Park is a tribute to our fallen heroes. It’s one way we honor the service and sacrifice of Californians who were killed or missing in action, or who died from causes related to their service in Vietnam. 452 more words


Nam: The Story of a Generation by Mel Smith

Mel Smith was born in Helena, Montana. He joined the Naval Reserves in 1966 and went on active duty in July 1968. He served on the destroyer… 355 more words


Vietnam War veteran Glyn Haynie on Ken Burns documentary "The Vietnam War"

Glyn Haynie is a Vietnam War veteran, author of When I Turned Nineteen: A Vietnam War memoir, Purple Heart and Silver Star recipient, and more. In the light of the Ken Burns Documentary “The Vietnam War” starting, Glyn joins Bill and Wendy on the phone to share his reaction to it. 63 more words

Bill Leff And Wendy Snyder

Don't Just Park It ~ Donate It Or Sell It!

By Dottie Komara

Just the other day as I was taking a brisk walk in my neighborhood, I happened to notice that my neighbor had yet another vehicle stored inside of his garage.  431 more words