An independent salute to veterans of Scottsdale

It is because of a veteran. Because of a veteran, we have the right to freedom of speech; to peacefully assemble; to vote; and the right to many [...] Continue Reading →

Vietnam War veterans saluted at annual Scottsdale event

The city of Scottsdale kicked-off Veterans Day weekend with a special commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War on Friday, Nov. 9, [...] Continue Reading →

The Husband and Wife Law Team honors veterans on Nov. 8

For the third year, Mark and Alexis Breyer, owners of The Husband and Wife Law Team, will honor local veterans for their service. The honorary [...] Continue Reading →

Annual Veterans Day event in Scottsdale salutes Vietnam War veterans

Scottsdale’s annual Veterans Day event highlights the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Scottsdale has been designated a [...] Continue Reading →
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 →