Norton: Remembering ‘Those Who Bear the Burden’

One hundred years ago, this Veteran’s Day, the guns of the Great War fell silent across Europe, and the doughboys started coming home. It was at the 11th hour of the 11th day, of the 11th month of 1918, that World War I — “the war to end all wars” — ended. This defining war […]

Honoring our vets: Stories of American perseverance

Veterans and civilians around the country will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day –now commonly known as Veterans Day — this Sunday, Nov. 11. Within the Town of Paradise Valley, the holiday is celebrated with an annual specialty car show and parade. A number of local residents best known for their efforts to […]

Paradise Valley car show event celebrates Veterans Day for 13th year

As a collective salute to the men and women who have served the nation, the Town of Paradise Valley is hosting its 13th Annual Vintage Car Show on Saturday, Nov. 11, with all proceeds benefiting two Arizona veteran organizations. The sold-out event, which fittingly falls on Veterans Day this year, begins at 8:30 a.m. in […]

Community gathers to honor military, veterans at 15th Annual Heroes Patriotic Luncheon

The 15th Annual Heroes Patriotic Luncheon, hosted by the Veterans Medical Leadership Council, and presented by TriWest Healthcare Alliance, will honor veterans and military personnel for their dedicated service to this country. This special event is open to the community and will be held 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort, […]

Heard Museum’s annual Veterans Day tribute features former U.S. Surgeon General

Join veterans groups, color guards, performers and speakers at the American Indian Veterans National Memorial on the grounds of the Heard Museum for a special sunset tribute to veterans of the U.S. armed forces. The tribute will be 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7, followed by a reception commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War inside the museum’s Steele Auditorium, according to a press release.

The Original Breakfast House to offer Veterans Day specials

Veterans and Active Duty Military members are to eat free on Veterans Day at the Original Breakfast House. Patrons may choose from the menu below (with proof of military ID) or they may select any other menu item, not listed below for a $10 off the menu price. This offer is good from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. On Wednesday, Nov. 11.