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It’s Time To Get Brainy Monday, February 6, 2017
I’m sure there has been a time when you were at work or doing a project around the house and you couldn’t focus. To fix the problem, maybe you drank some coffee or did a different task. However, did you know that what you eat can affect your memory and focus? Here are seven brain foods that can help:
Honor Military Heroes On 4 Chaplains DayFriday, February 3, 2017
On Feb. 3, 1943, the U.S.A.T Dorchester, an Army transport ship, was carrying 902 people from Newfoundland to Greenland on its way across the Atlantic. Among the passengers were service men, merchant mariners and civilian workers. In the early morning hours, the Dorchester was struck by a torpedo fired by a German U-boat. The strike took out the radio communications, knocked out the power, and caused the ship to quickly take on water.
Fascinating Military Bases To Visit In 2017Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Are you planning a trip or are trying to find a place to visit where you can have fun and learning something too? Here are some must see military attractions:
Vietnam Peace Day HistoryFriday, January 27, 2017
On Jan. 27, 1973, the United States, South Vietnam, Viet Cong and North Vietnam signed the Paris Peace Accords, effectively ceasing the American involvement in the Vietnam War. The Vietnam War is a significant part of America’s history, so to observe Vietnam Peace Day, here is some history on the war:
Tips For Improving Your MemoryMonday, January 23, 2017
Historically Fun TripThursday, January 19, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017Monday, January 16, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr. is the most well-known African American Leader of his time. His efforts to peacefully promote civil rights and equality for everyone has left a lasting legacy. His significant influence during the Civil Rights Movement led to the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the sit-in movement that started in Greensboro, N.C., the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights act of 1965.
Up, Up And AwayThursday, January 12, 2017
Age Doesn’t Matter--You’re Somebody’s TypeMonday, January 9, 2017
Start 2017 off with saving three lives. You heard me right! Three lives can be saved just by one simple blood donation. The month of January is national blood donor month. By simply putting aside 15 minutes this month to donate, you can help save lives all over the United States.