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Moving to Florida Was One of the Best Decisions This Veteran Ever Made

Army JAG Corps veteran Whitney Bradfield recently transitioned to Florida. Her only regret: not having moved sooner.   Former JAG Corps paralegal Whitney Bradfield and her eight-year-old daughter Evelyn are digging for shells in the sugar white sands of Siesta … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Translating Your Military Service Into a Civilian Resume

The personal attributes, skills and work ethic that military servicemen and women develop during their service are held in high regard by Florida businesses and are in great demand in the Sunshine State. The key is to convey these qualities … Continue reading

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Destin Jet to Hire and Train 10 Veterans in Destin, Florida

Veterans Florida has awarded $36,445.00 through the FL VETS Business Training Grant Program to Destin Jet, a private aviation support facility based in Destin, FL. The company will use the funding to hire and train 10 new veteran employees.   … Continue reading

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Tri-Base Military Spouse Night Out Plus Free Ann Taylor Dresses

Mayor Lenny Curry and the City of Jacksonville Military Affairs and Veterans Department will host a Military Spouse Night Out on May 6, 2016, 5-8 pm at Veteran’s Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL.  The free event is designed to honor … Continue reading

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Florida Veteran and Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Summit

The Department of the Navy is hosting a free, two-day event on June 1-2, 2016 dedicated to creating career opportunities for our nation’s heroes and easing their transition into civilian life. In recognition of the fact that for many wounded, … Continue reading

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Florida Veterans Foundation Veterans Summit in Jacksonville

A summit that serves, supports and advocates for Florida veterans by presenting information in the areas of greatest interest and benefit to them will take place in May, 2016. On Saturday, May 21, 2016, the Florida Veterans Foundation will hold … Continue reading

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