Tag: Veterans Day

Restaurant apologizes to veteran for denying free meal on Veterans Day

Chili’s Grill & Bar apologized to an Army veteran who was humiliated by a restaurant manager when he doubted his military service and confiscated his free meal on Veterans Day. Ernest Walker, 47, ordered food at a Chili’s eatery in Cedar

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Michigan Leads Country in Number of Veterans Treatment Courts

In 2012, Michigan had just six veterans treatment courts. Today, that number has more than tripled to twenty, and Michigan leads the country in the number of veterans treatment courts. These courts are a type of “problem-solving court,” which are

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Happy Veterans Day

The Elder Care Firm wants to wish a heartfelt thank you to all the Veterans and Surviving Spouses of Veterans out there on this very special day. Many of our clients our veterans and surviving spouses, on this day we

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World War II Veteran Laid to Rest in Michigan

The Year was 1944.  Robert McConachie was 17 years old and wanted to enlist and defend his country in World War II.  Because of his young age, his father, James McConachie, had to sign a waiver allowing him to join

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Oakland County Bar Association Veterans Committee

Kristina Derro, the practice attorney for Legal Help for Veterans, recently assumed her role as Chair of the Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA). OCBA is the largest county bar association in the state of Michigan. She was nominated for the

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