Blog Posts tagged in "Military"

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (NNS) -- By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Stephane Belcher, Navy Medicine East Public Affairs March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Navy Medicine East staff and its health care facilities across the eastern hemisphere are encouraging the Navy and Marine Corps family to "Think Ahead: Be Safe. Know the signs. Get help," the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center theme for 2017. "Traumatic brain injuries can happen to anyone, so it's especially important we think ahead when it comes to the prevention of brain injuries -- whether driving your kids to school, enjoying ... read more

2015 Round-Up on Top Blog Posts and Military News Stories on MilitaryBridge.com (1) Disney Announces Special Prices On Tickets & Rooms In 2016 For U.S. Military Disney Parks is saluting U.S. military personnel in 2016 by offering special ticket and room prices. See the post (2) Microsoft-Microsoft has had a long history of supporting the military community! Our post on their new 2016 Microsoft Office Military Discount Program did quite well since it is such a fantastic deal for the military community. Here is the post information in case you missed it: The New 2016 Microsoft Office is HERE wi... read more

September 20, 2014 is the 4th Annual Virginia Beach Fallen Heroes Fundraiser located at Camp Pendleton noon-6pm! The Virginia Beach Fallen Heroes, or VBFH, is an event put together by Virginia Beach locals each Fall to benefit the Navy Seal Foundation and The Navy Seal Museum. Please find out more at VBFH.org and facebook.com/vbfallenheroes . PUCHASE TICKETS ONLINE HERE ! ... read more

Every year from Memorial Weekend to Labor Day Weekend nationwide Museums participate in the Blue Star Museum Initiative. Blue Star Museums is a partnership among the National Endowmentfor the Arts, Blue Star Families, Joining Forces, Metlife Foundation, and hundreds of museums across the country. The NEW 2014 Participating Blue Star Museums is out! Hope you are able to take advantage of this great opportunity to visit local musuems this summer! Click the image below to find a participating Museum across the country. ... read more

Free Entrance Days in the National Park *Information is from the U.S. National Park Service Website* http://www.nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free * dates in 2014: Arches National Park is a red rock wonderland with amazing landscapes of contrasting colors, landforms, and textures unlike any other in the world. Photo by Jacob W. Frank January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day February 15-17 Presidents Day weekend April 19-20 opening weekend of National Park Week August 25 Nation... read more

The USO of Hampton Roads and Central Virginia Gala Event is February 8th, 2014! The Gala 2014 – Tickets Join us for an evening of refinement as we pay tribute to our Fallen Heroes and their Families. Saturday, February 8, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. Hampton Roads Convention Center 1610 Coliseum Drive, Hampton, VA 23666 Please call 757-604-1915 for ticket information. Ticket prices: E7/Dependent and Below -$75/person E8/Dependents and Above – $100/person Civilians and Retired Military – $125/person All ticket prices include Cocktail Hour, Dinner and Open Bar. To Register: Dear Valued Supporters, Thank... read more

MilitaryBridge is proud to partner up with Omni Financial of Virginia! Here are some of the great benefits of Omni Financial! Military loans to all ranks for all reasons When you need extra money, for whatever reason, Omni Military Loans® is here for you. For over half a century we have helped active duty members of the United States armed forces around the world obtain the financing they require. At Omni Military Loans®, service members are treated like family. As one of the leading providers of personal loans for the military, we can get you the money you need for paying bills, car repairs,... read more

ABUELO'S MEXICAN RESTAURANT IS NOW OFFERING A 20% MILITARY DISCOUNT EVERY MONDAY AT THE HAMPTON, VIRGINIA LOCATION! All other Virginia Abuelo's Locations offer a 20% Military Discount the first Monday of Every Month! ABOUT ABUELO'S Since our first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in an impressive Mexican courtyard-themed atmosphere. Every dish is made to order from scratch using only the freshest premium ingredients. Abuelo’... read more

MILITARY DISCOUNT AT BEDHEAD PAJAMAS ONLINE! Active military members serving in the US armed forces and their families can save 15% on PJs, robes & more at BedheadPJs.com . Offer expires January 31, 2014. Promo code: MILITARY15 To check out BEDHEAD PAJAMAS Military Discount exclusively through MilitaryBridge visit them at: /discounts/ ... read more

How many of you have thought about a membership to a warehouse club? Now is your opportunity! Sam's Club of Newport News has an Open House (no membership card required) 1/18/2014 for one day only to give people an opportunity to JOIN and SAVE at Sam's Club ! Not only is Sam's Club known for great products and savings butSam's Clubs Nationwide also offer a great Military Special Offer for military members when you JOIN or RENEW you receive a $15 gift card (with a military id). ... read more

The much anticipated Busch Gardens Christmas Town Deal is finally here just in time to kick off their daily operation schedule starting Friday, December 13 and runs through December 31, 2013. If you have not visited Busch Gardens Christmas Town it is a must see for the Holidays! Here is some background on what you can expect to see at Christmas Town: Busch Gardens® Christmas Town™ celebrates the most wonderful time of the year. Since its debut in 2009, families have grown up with Christmas Town’s blanket of six-million glittering lights, breathtaking shows and traditional Christmas culinary d... read more

If you have a membership to either The Virginia Zoo or The Portsmouth Children's Museum, I have great news for you! THE VIRGINIA ZOO AND CHILDREN'S MUSEUM ARE SHARING MEMBERS FOR THEHOLIDAYS!! NORFOLK, Va. - The Virginia Zoo, in Norfolk, Va., and the Children's Museum of Virginia, in Portsmouth, Va., are helping their members celebrate the holiday season by honoring each other's memberships Dec. 14 through 31, 2013 . "Educating and entertaining children are central to both organizations, and we both wanted to do a little something for our members this holiday season," said Greg Bockheim, exec... read more

Many of us Love to shop at Old Navy! Old Navy used to offer a Military Monday 10% Discount but Virginia Old Navy stores have decided to ramp it up and now Military Members can enjoy that 10% Military Discount Everyday! Old NAVY OLD NAVY IS PROUD TO SUPPORTMILITARY MEMBERS!! As a way to say "Thank You" for your service and dedication to our country, Old Navywould like to offer a 10%MILITARY DISCOUNTEVERYDAY offyour entire purchasewith MilitaryID. This offer is valid for all Virginia Old Navy Locations only. (Offer valid for all eligible Active, Retired and Reserve US Military Personnel and Fam... read more

Omni Financial Military loans to all ranks for all reasons When you need extra money, for whatever reason, Omni Military Loans® is here for you. For over half a century we have helped active duty members of the United States armed forces around the world obtain the financing they require. At Omni Military Loans®, service members are treated like family. As one of the leading providers of personal loans for the military, we can get you the money you need for paying bills, car repairs, travel or vacation, furniture, home repairs or anything else! Obtaining military loans has never been easier. ... read more

TIS THE SEASON FOR HOLIDAY EVENTS AROUND HAMPTON ROADS & RICHMOND! Here is a list of some of the great Holiday Events going on around town. I hope you and your family have a wonderful Holiday Season! Hampton Roads Peninsula Area Holiday Events: Celebration in Lights , Virginia’s first drive-through holiday light event, opens for its 21st season on Thanksgiving night (November 28, 2013). Newport News Park will be transformed by over 800,000 individual lights creating animated holiday and fanciful scenes. This year’s event will feature more “light tubes” which create the effect of falling snow,... read more

Nicole Paitsel has covered consumer news for the Daily Press since 2008. Since then, she's discovered a whole new love for the word "free," and regularly pleads with friends and family to avoid paying full price. If you see her in the store, check out her shopping cart - chances are, she's found a great deal! E-mail her at npaitsel@dailypress.com . To keep up to date with latest news from The Savvy Shopper LIKE her on FB or follow her Blog ! Join Nicole for the Ask the Experts annual Black Friday Chat to learn about where the best bargains around town will be this year! Ask the experts: Get y... read more

MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEKEND at The Mariners' Museum and Park November 9-11, 2013! About The Mariners' Museum and Park: The Mariners’ Museum , located in Newport News, VA is one of the largest and most prestigious maritime museums in the world and has been designated by Congress as America’s National Maritime Museum. The collection of over 35,000 artifacts include miniature ship models, scrimshaw, maritime paintings, decorative arts, carved figureheads, working steam engines and much more. The museum is situated on within a 550-acre park that is the nation’s largest privately-owned and maint... read more

The much anticipated event is almost here! After being re-scheduled due to weather tomorrow, Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 10AM to 4PM! is The USO of HRCV and The Virginia Zoo Military Appreciation Day ! Free admission with your valid military ID card for Active Duty, Retiree, Reserve/National Guard, DoD Civilians, and their eligible dependents . Join the USO of Hampton Roads and Central Virginia asthey pay tribute to our service men and women and their families in our community. Food, fun and games for the entire family! Also, be sure to check out there special giveaway for our fans on Soc... read more

HERE IT IS...THE MUCH ANTICIPATED VETERANS DAY DISCOUNTS & DEALS LIST FROM LOCAL AND NATIONAL BUSINESSES. PLEASE SHARE THESE GREAT OFFERS WITH MILITARY MEMBERS SO ALL CAN TAKE ADVANTAGE THIS COMING VETERANS DAY! Veterans Day Discounts 11November 2013 Veterans Day Discounts MilitaryBridge Partners Veterans Day Discounts Veterans Day Discounts and Deals Quick Links Home Featured Businesses Bulletin Board About Us Contact Us Connect with Us Click Here to Download & Print the MilitaryBridge Brochure THE MEANING OF VETERANS DAY: A celebration to honor America's veterans for their patriotism, love ... read more