← BACK TO VBC BLOG Remembering 9/11 with Heather Penney, Fighter Pilot Hero As the nation and the world prepare to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the United States, join us live in-person or online on Saturday, Aug. 7 at 1 p.m.
← BACK TO VBC BLOG Orange Alert on the Pinetree Line, Goose Bay, Labrador, 1957 Our program with Francis Gary Powers, Jr., three weeks ago prompted stories and responses from participants, including a memory from Air Force veteran Ron Stachevich about manning the “Pinetree Line” of
← BACK TO VBC BLOG Gene Bowser, a WWII Navy “Jack O’ the Dust” The Beaver County Times captured a great shot of Gene Bowser in his WWII Navy jumper at our picnic last week, the VBC’s first in-person event since the pandemic. Gene, who turns
← BACK TO VBC BLOG Donate blood with Vitalant and support the VBC! The Veterans Breakfast Club has partnered with Vitalant (formerly, Central Blood Bank) to address our nation’s critical blood shortage. The VBC Blood Drive is part of Vitalant’s “Give Blood Give Back” campaign. For
← BACK TO VBC BLOG Music Memories in Vietnam We received notes from Vietnam veterans about our Scuttlebutt episode on the music of war, especially Vietnam. Here are two remembrances by Vietnam veterans Rich Doerr and George Dvorznak: Music to My Ears by Rich Doerr