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Loomis veteran has new hope after avoiding homelessness

A Loomis veteran is ecstatic to have a new place after thinking he would be homeless by this weekend. Raymond Patrick, 56, said he hopes his story will inspire other local commun ...

Work scarce for local veterans

Local veterans and those who support them say more than just the tough economy is making it difficult for former soldiers to find work. Readjusting to civilian life is also a big ...

Event designed to bring peace to veterans

An Auburn program for veterans is reaching out to the community this weekend. The Forgotten Soldier Program is hosting its annual Day of Wellness and Healing from 11 a.m. to 4 p. ...

Healing for veterans moving Downtown

An Auburn program helping local veterans create a new beginning is moving to Downtown. The Healing Light Institute has been located at 3215 Fortune Court in Auburn for the past 12 ...

Program offers healing to ‘Forgotten Soldiers’

A program that will soon be celebrating its first anniversary offers local veterans a chance to repair their bodies, minds and souls. The Forgotten Soldier Program is offered thr ...

Lauren Forcella's straight talk strikes chord with teens

Teens are Lauren Forcella’s life. Forcella, whose ultimate goal in life has been to save the world, has a varied background covering everything from geology, teaching and a mast ...