Awesome 49 Homebuilt Airplane Formation 'Flyover' at the Kansas City Chief's

Football Pre-Game 


Federal budget cuts have eliminated many military flyovers at large public

events. But, there's a group of dedicated airplane guys in the Kansas City

area who occasionally perform formation-fly...

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Posted by Jim Judge on Jan 05, 2017 under ,


The average age of the military man is 19 years. He is a short haired,

tight-muscled kid who, under normal circumstances is considered by society

as half man, half boy. Not yet dry behind the ears, not old enough to buy a

beer, but old enough to die for his country. He never really cared much...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Jan 11, 2016 under

Blinded Veterans Association

Orange County California Regional Group



Third Friday of Every Month

Group Meeting, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Held at one of two locations

Location: Braille Institute, Anaheim

527 N. Dale Ave., Anaheim C...

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The VA Long Beach Healthcare System

Major Robert Soltes Jr. O.D. Blind Rehabilitation Center

Invites YOU to Celebrate…

National White Cane Safety Day

Friday, October 16, 2015

White Cane March: 10am meet in The Learning Center Between Building 165 & 166 for the Kick Off


Community Vendor F...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Aug 04, 2015 under

BVAA                             AUXILIARY STAR

Summer 2015


 A word from Sandy Krasnodemski, President

The BVA Convention is right around the corner: August 17 through August 21, in Louisville, Kentucky.  BVAA has made plans to have a great convention for our members.  We con...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Aug 04, 2015 under

For Immediate release:                  


Posted on July 23, 2015


The Field Service Program is entering a period of transition to increase efficiency of services provided to blinded veterans.  The Blinded Veterans Association is creating a Field Service Program Resource Center to ...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Jul 22, 2015 under

New this year the BVA has updated our Logo. See attached press release. The new Logo which some of you may be able to see under my signature, spells out the Blinded Veterans Association. The new logo includes the impression of three overlaid stars, red white and blue, to the right if the stars, the ...

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Blinded Veteran’s Association

Orange County California Regional Group


July Meeting/ Location/Speaker/Bar-B-Q

Friday,  July 17, 2015    10 a.m. –  12 p.m.

*BVA/BRC will host Mid-Summer Bar-B-Q following the meeting*

BVA members, BVAASoCalRG  members,  BRC staff and students come a...

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Candy Bomber' drops sweets from Utah's air for July 4

The Associated Press 6 p.m. EDT July 4, 2015


Gail Halvorsen, known as the "Candy Bomber," meets and signs autographs for the crew and their families at the Air Museum located at Utah's Heber City Airport on July 3,...

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VIST Support Groups:

All groups meet from 10:30-12:00


July 2015:

 July 15 – Lancaster at the Cal State Vets Home (30th Street West and Ave I)

 July 20 – Sepulveda – meet at the Gold Team Waiting Area at 10:30

 July 21 – Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center – Aud...

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