Veterans

Nicholas Cutter died in a VA center in South Florida.  Source: CBS4

A Mother’s Guilt And A Veteran’s Unexpected Death

Early one morning last year, Mary Zielinski received a call from the VA hospital in Miami telling her that her son was dead.

CBS4–04/28/2014

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Governor Scott Signs Florida GI Bill

Veterans will receive some additional benefits now that Governor Rick Scott has signed the “Florida GI” bill.

03/31/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

State Legislature Approves “Florida GI” Bill

Veterans in Florida will soon get a break on tuition. On Tuesday, the state’s Legislature passed the so-called “Florida GI” bill which Governor Rick Scott has said he’ll sign.

03/11/2014

A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is reflected on the surface of the wall in Washington, DC. The memorial honors US service members of the US armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War, service members who died in service in Vietnam/Southeast Asia, and those service members who were unaccounted for (Missing In Action) during the War. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

State Leaders Pitch Aggressive “GI Bill”

Republican legislative leaders are pitching an aggressive state “GI Bill” that would attract more military veterans to Florida and attract more people to the Florida National Guard.

01/30/2014

Pembroke Pines Memorial Day Ceremony  (Source: CBS )

2 WWII Veterans Recognized By France In Ceremony

Two veterans from Florida will receive the highest distinction that can be bestowed upon a French citizen or foreigner for fighting along France in World War II.

11/23/2013

Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Big Companies Hiring More Veterans

On Veterans Day many take time to honor those who have served our country, but some veterans have trouble finding work once their military service is complete. Now some companies are working to make sure veterans can find jobs once they get home.

CBS4–11/11/2013

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Veterans Day Ceremonies In South Florida

South Florida will honor our military veterans Monday at a number of events around Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

CBS Miami–11/10/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Veterans Honored At The Miami-Dade County Golden Veterans Parade

Hundreds came out to honor our veterans at a parade downtown on Friday.

11/08/2013

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Parade & Free Concert Set To Honor Veterans

Just before Veterans Day, the entire community is invited to honor the veterans of the Vietnam War, and all wars, with a parade and free concert Friday.

11/05/2013

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Report: Fins Locker Room A Mess Over Money

With each passing hour Sunday, more and more details are coming to light about some of the alleged problems inside of the Dolphins locker room that may have played a role in offensive tackle Jonathan Martin leaving the team.

CBS Miami–11/03/2013

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