12th Annual 9/11 Tribute Dinner

  Calling all present and past service members… All present and past military service members and families are cordially invited to a special tribute dinner to recognize your sacrifices and to honor and remember the heroes and victims of 9/11/01.  This non-political free dinner is our gift to you.  Merely our way to say THANK YOU for […]

TREA Updage Newsletter : Newsletter (7/18/2018)

July 18, 2018     Inside this issue TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update • VA Bill Runs into Trouble in Congress • Eligible Veterans Can Seek Refund for Taxes on Disability Severance Payment • Update on New DoD Retiree Dental Program TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update VA Bill Runs into Trouble in Congress “We must take care […]

Reminder for District Meeting

To Members in District 3: This is the only reminder for our next meeting.  It will be this Sunday, July 22nd.  The location will be Post 96, Russell.  The time will be the same 1:30PM.  If anyone is unable to attend this meeting.  Please contact me by phone – (413) 668-8989 and leave a message on […]

VVA: Fwd: Unwarranted Medical Reexaminations for Disability Benefits

Unwarranted Medical Reexaminations for Disability Benefits 07/16/2018 08:00 PM EDT   The VA Office of Inspector General (OIG) reviewed reexamination requests by the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) and estimated that, from March through August 2017, VBA spent $10.1 million on unwarranted reexaminations. The OIG estimated that VBA would waste an additional $100.6 million over the […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 In This Issue: 1. GI Bill Changes Are Coming 2. Tax Glitch Affects Veterans 3. Physical Disability Board of Review 4. DOD Personnel Assist in Thai Cave Rescue 5. VFW Convention to Host Women Vets Information Fair 6. MIA Update To view this week’s edition, click here: http://www.vfw.org/actioncorpsweekly.  If you no longer wish […]

TREA weekly Newsletter (7/11/2018)

July 11, 2018     Inside this issue TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update • Defense Bill in Final Stages – But TREA Has Concerns • Senate Moves Forward in Confirmation of New VA Secretary • Defense Funding Bill Still Being Worked On TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update Defense Bill in Final Stages – But TREA Has Concerns […]

Amvets State Honor Guard

 AMVETS State Honor Guard will be Posting Colors this Friday July, 13th at Boston Fenway Park at 7:00 P.M.The Boston Red Sox against the Toronto Blue Jays we will be Posting both National Anthems Canadian and United States we will be on National Television also the State Honor Guard will be at the Bedford VA […]