veterans

Semper Solaris Veteran's Day Winner: Mark Creighton
All News KCBS Radio
October 14, 2019 - 11:16 am
This Veteran's Day, Semper Solaris will reward Army Veteran Mark Creighton with a brand new Panasonic HIT Solar System installed by Semper Solaris!
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All News KCBS Radio
August 12, 2019 - 4:04 pm
KCBS Radio is partnering up with veteran-owned and operated Semper Solaris , a solar roofing company that makes solar simple and accessible to all. Semper Solaris is looking for their next honored veteran for their seventh Semper Cares Initiative, Project Golf.
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In this Saturday, July 27, 2019 photo, retired nurse Tim Thomas, who assisted in a surgery in the parking lot of Watsonville Community Hospital after the facility lost power following the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, poses during his visit to Lodi, Calif. California hospitals are asking lawmakers to scale back earthquake standards because they cost too much and might not be needed. Talk of scaling back the standards upsets Thomas, who was thrown to the floor during the earthquake. "To not make provisions to have the hospitals keep pace with the rest of the infrastructure doesn't make any sense to me" says Thomas. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
August 04, 2019 - 8:43 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California hospital spent $72 million on a building designed to do two things after an earthquake: stay standing and stay open. But when a pair of strong earthquakes struck the region last month, the hospital couldn't use it. Structurally, the building was OK...
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., holds a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
July 23, 2019 - 3:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and congressional leaders have announced a critical debt and budget agreement that's an against-the-odds victory for Washington pragmatists seeking to avoid political and economic tumult over the possibility of a government shutdown or first federal default...
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A group of 14 homeless veterans have moved into 250-square foot "tiny homes" in Santa Rosa in July 2019.
Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS Radio
Jeffrey Schaub
July 22, 2019 - 9:58 pm
In Santa Rosa, 14 formerly homeless veterans now have homes to call their own that were constructed by vets.
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Congratulations Tony from Campbell!
June 28, 2019 - 9:10 am
Tony Ybarra, U.S. Navy Veteran, served as a Hospital Corpsman aboard the USS Consolation during the Korean War, fighting to save countless lives.
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June 10, 2019 - 10:12 am
By Jacquie Cadorette Combat veterans Kirstie Ennis, Scott Huesing, and Boone Cutler are sharing their traumatic war experiences that shape these vets in the first episode of RADIO.COM’s “To War and Back” podcast. The episode begins by telling the story of Ennis, a helicopter door gunner in the...
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May 31, 2019 - 4:11 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Army combat veteran charged with plotting to bomb a white supremacist rally in Southern California has pleaded not guilty to terrorism charges. The Los Angeles Times says 26-year-old Mark Steven Domingo entered pleas Friday in Los Angeles. Domingo was arrested in April after...
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Photo courtesy of Women in Military Service Memorial
May 23, 2019 - 11:39 am
Women veterans are the fastest growing segment of the veteran population and have been serving in the Armed Forces since the Civil War. With Memorial Day around the corner, it's only right to recognize a few of the women who dedicated their lives to serving their country, some of them making the...
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