Taps Across America in Our Neighborhood!

Yesterday, our neighbors, who are Air Force Veterans, asked their daughter to play Taps at 3:00 PM.  Jordan, our other neighbors, and I stopped whatever we were doing and went outside to stand on our front lawns to observe Taps across America. Taps was played twice, while we all stood at attention with our hands…

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Veterans Day

An Immigrant’s Story of Gratitude for Our American Veterans!

Tomorrow is the Veterans Day observance, which was originally designated as Armistice Day. I blogged about this story in 2013. Considering what the United States has been experiencing throughout the presidential campaigns and the election. I thought it was most appropriate to share this story of gratitude, again. My cousin Major General (ret.) USAF Stanley…

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A Vietnam Immigrant’s Story of Gratitude to All Vietnam Veterans

Today, my cousin Major General (ret.) USAF Stanley F. Newman emailed this story to me. In August, Stan will celebrate his 90th birthday. He is one of the “Greatest Generation” and our family has always been extremely proud of Stan’s service. I trust you will also appreciate his service to our country. Stan enlisted in…

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