Tagged: veterans

Celebrating the 17th, Brooklyn Style

Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. The 17th of May in Brooklyn is not relegated to just one day. It begins with the Norwegian Christian Home’s annual event, always held on the day itself. This year,...

From freedom tree to harp guitar

A story of heritage, heroes, and harmonies Barbara K. Rostad Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho A former Prisoner of War, a Norwegian immigrant, and a Freedom Tree that partially morphed into a Freedom Harp Guitar...

Pizza and the meaning of life

David Moe Sun City, Calif. “Pizza and the meaning of life” is an outreach program at San Jacinto Community College in Menifee, California, sponsored by Faith Lutheran Church of Sun City, a program my...

Linking us together

Paperclip takes on new meaning for networking and building relationships among veterans By Larrie Wanberg Norwegian American Weekly A collegiate Veterans Project, called the “Golden Paperclip,” has its symbolic roots in Norway with the...