Veterans Day

Arizona VFW commander addresses Rotary Club of Scottsdale

Ken Marshall, commander of the Department of Arizona Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States,  spoke to Rotary Club of Scottsdale members [...] Continue Reading →

Thank you Veterans: Sgt. First Class Browne serves in USMC, US Army

In honor of Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 11, the Independent reached out to the U.S. Army recruiting office in Scottsdale, at 6747 E. Thomas [...] Continue Reading →

Capt. Yellin pilots WWII Stearman across Scottsdale sky

World War II pilot, 93-year-old Capt. Jerry Yellin, was once again in the pilot’s seat during a special flight on Nov. 9. Capt. Yellin took part [...] Continue Reading →

Thank you Veterans: Scottsdale business owner Mycal Anders

In honor of Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 11, the Independent reached out to the U.S. Army recruiting office in Scottsdale, at 6747 E. Thomas [...] Continue Reading →

Scouts to place American flags on veteran graves in preparation of Veterans Day

Boy Scout Joseph Hand and nearly 100 Scouts and volunteers will place American flags on the graves of veterans buried a Greenwood Memory Lawn [...] Continue Reading →

Abrazo Scottsdale offers free meals to veterans Nov. 10

The Abrazo Scottsdale Campus is providing free meals to veterans on Nov. 10 in celebration of Veterans Day. “Abrazo Scottsdale Campus is proud to [...] Continue Reading →

Local veterans honored Nov. 9 with free dinner in Scottsdale

Mark and Alexis Breyer, known as “The Husband and Wife Law Team” will honor local veterans 5–8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9 at Harley-Davidson of [...] Continue Reading →

Valley car wash thanks veterans, military members for service

On Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11, Jacksons Car Wash will provide free full-service car washes to all active and retired military members. “It’s a [...] Continue Reading →

Meritage Homes to donate home to local Army Sergeant

Operation Homefront and Scottsdale-based Meritage Homes Corporation are joining forces to thank a Phoenix-area veteran for his service by [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Veterans Day event features veteran, entrepreneur Bob Parsons

Bob Parsons, a decorated U.S. Marine Corps Vietnam Veteran who was awarded the Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon and Vietnamese Cross of [...] Continue Reading →