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AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: VA now processing Blue Water Navy veteran claims

By Press release submission | Jan 12, 2020

As of Jan. 1, the Department of Veterans Affairs began processing Agent Orange disability claims for Blue Water Navy veterans.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Historic Paris Post 1 energizes a new generation

By Press release submission | Jan 11, 2020

American Legion centennial events occurred throughout the nation and around the world in 2019

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: Hiring Trends for 2020

By Press release submission | Jan 3, 2020

With the arrival of not only a new year but a new decade, the most strategic of companies are seeking ways to remain competitive in an ever-changing workforce.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Dec. 31 last day to order American Legion centennial coins

By Press release submission | Dec 27, 2019

There’s not much time left to purchase The American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin series. After Dec. 31, the U.S. Mint will no longer sell these limited-edition collector’s items.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: D.C. World War I memorial marks start of construction

By Press release submission | Dec 22, 2019

On Dec. 12, key leaders gathered on the site of the new National World War I Memorial in Washington, D.C., to mark the start of construction, after the U.S.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: California post building to be recognized as historical site

By Press release submission | Dec 14, 2019

The City of Palm Springs, Calif., will rededicate and recognize American Legion Post 519 as a “Class One Historical Site” the first week in January.

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: In A Competitive Job Market, How Can You Make Sure Your Resume Gets Noticed?

By Press release submission | Dec 14, 2019

Your resume may be the first impression a potential employer will have of you – but it has to actually make an impression. Hiring managers see a lot of resumes, which means not only does yours need to be strong and clear, but it also needs to be memorable.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Vehicle donations support Legion programs

By Press release submission | Dec 8, 2019

Owners of unused vehicles can donate them for tax breaks while also benefiting American Legion programs. Proceeds from each auction sale via Charitable Auto Rides Service, Inc. (CARS) will go toward Legion charities and programs.

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: Indeed’s Simple Solution to Attract Top Talent

By Press release submission | Dec 8, 2019

What we are expected to wear to work is ingrained in us at a very young age. We’re taught that firefighters wear brimmed helmets, doctors wear white coats and businesspeople wear suits.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Bill introduced to build DC monument for Medal of Honor recipients

By Press release submission | Nov 22, 2019

A Washington monument to honor Medal of Honor recipients was proposed Tuesday in legislation introduced by two Texas congressmen.

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: Is December the Best Month for Job Hunting?

By Press release submission | Nov 21, 2019

If you’re thinking of putting your job search off until after the holidays, think again. Although conventional wisdom holds that looking for a job during this time is a futile exercise, evidence suggests the contrary.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Veterans outreach coming to Washington

By Press release submission | Nov 17, 2019

With the fourth annual Utility Scam Awareness Week starting Nov. 17, Duke Energy is expanding its campaign to protect its nearly 8 million customers from utility-impostor scammers.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Colds temps don't stand in way of Veterans Day events

By Press release submission | Nov 17, 2019

Record cold temperatures washed over parts of the country this week. And although it may have altered some Veterans Day plans, it didn’t stop American Legion posts and districts from commemorating the sacred holiday in some way, shape or form.

AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: American Legion welcomes president’s signing of POW/MIA Flag Act

By Press release submission | Nov 9, 2019

American Legion National Commander Bill Oxford thanked President Trump for signing a bipartisan act which will require certain prominent federal properties to display the POW/MIA Flag every day with the U.S. Flag.

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