Military Families

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Tribute To California’s Fallen Service Members Unveiled At Reagan Library

Service members who have died since the 9-11 terror attacks, and called California home, are being remembered in an exhibit unveiled Saturday morning at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.


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How Military Families Prepare For Their Loved Ones Return

Your family has been anticipating this day since forever, and finally, your soldier’s deployment is coming to an end. Preparing yourself for the big day and what comes after will require more than simply hanging up a banner and baking a cake. Every military family is different, but most will benefit from these home coming tips.



Anti-War Protesters Gather Outside Downtown LA Veterans Hospital

A group of anti-war protesters Thursday gathered outside a veteran’s hospital in downtown Los Angeles just as President Obama announced he’s sending 300 military advisers to Iraq.

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Thousands Take Part In 30th Annual ‘Love Ride’ For Good Cause

Thousands of motorcyclists are taking part in 30th annual Love Ride, dubbed by the city of Glendale as, “the longest running single-day motorcyclist fundraiser in the world.”


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Military Village Set In El Monte To Help Veterans In Need

It takes a village — to also help military families.


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USC Social Work Program Aims To Help Veterans Suffering With PTSD

It’s a one of a kind program aimed at helping men and women who’ve seen combat…and the military personnel who can’t shake the haunting images of war.


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First Lady, TV Show Bring Attention To Veterans

Michelle Obama found an unusual ally — reality TV — in her effort to bring attention to the needs of military families.


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Michelle Obama Pushes For Hollywood Support Of Military Families

First lady Michelle Obama took time off from a fundraising trip to the Southland Monday to encourage Hollywood writers and producers to help in her initiative to raise awareness of military families by telling more stories about them.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2011

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Michelle Obama Visits Los Angeles To Fundraise, Talk To Military Families

First Lady Michelle Obama is holding fund-raising events Monday for President Barack Obama’s 2012 reelection campaign.

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First Lady Michelle Obama To Appear On ‘Oprah’

Michelle Obama is going on “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” The White House says the first lady is returning to her Chicago hometown Friday to tape one of the last original episodes of Winfrey’s nationally syndicated talk show.