Military

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A decade-long battle over where to build a Veterans Cemetery in Orange County has finally reached bipartisan support for a site in Anaheim Hills. Yesterday, the Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed item S40A, brought forward by Supervisor Donald P. Wagner and Chairman Andrew Do, allocating $20 million from …continue reading

featured graphic for the 40th Infantry Division showing its headquarters building at Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Middle Army hosts Soldiers from the 40th Infantry Division for the opening ceremony of Orient Shield 21-2 June 24, 2021 at Camp Itami, Japan. Remarks: Lt. Gen. Shin Nozawa, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Middle Army commander; U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Laura Yeager, 40th Infantry Division …continue reading

featured graphic for Orange County Community Foundation after COVID-19

On June 17, the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) hosted the fourth-annual Stand & Salute – a collaborative Giving Day for six nonprofits serving veterans and their families living in Orange County. During the 24-hour online effort, 490 donors helped raise $188,008 for these organizations. During the COVID-19 pandemic, it …continue reading

featured graphic for Orange County Community Foundation after COVID-19

On June 17, the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) will host the fourth-annual Stand & Salute – a collaborative Giving Day aiming to raise $125,000 for six nonprofits serving veterans and their families in Orange County. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt the lives of millions of Americans, it …continue reading