Monthly Archives: October 2018

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Happy 243rd Birthday to the United States Navy!

Dating back to 1775, the U.S. Navy was originally known as the Continental Navy. Although the last remaining ship of this first Navy was sold in 1985, the Naval Act of 1794 then created a permanent standing fleet that would become the modern U.S. Navy. Since then, the Navy’s determination and quick call to action [...]

Domestic Violence Awareness and Support

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It provides an opportunity to honor survivors and to remember those who have died as a result of domestic violence. This month, we unite with other advocates who aim to end violence within intimate partner relationships. Domestic violence is not specific to any age, gender, race, or sexual orientation. The [...]