Entries by Jason Allen

Hiring and Support Summit

 To ALL transitioning service members, veterans, WWs and spouses You are cordially invited to participate in the Dept of the Navy’s Veteran & Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Summit on Thursday, June 2nd at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel – Tampa Airport – Westshore, Tampa, FL. The Hiring Fair is from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM […]

Annual Memorial Day Observance

American Legion Cemetery in Tampa, FL.   3810 W Kennedy Blvd Tampa, FL 33629 Monday May 30, 2016—Memorial Day           10:45-11:00 a.m  Organizations laying wreaths          11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon Memorial Day Observance (rain or shine)          12:00 noon-1:30 p.m.  Luncheon in the Legion Hall This is an […]

Federal Budget Update

by Greg Lankler – Mercury – from Weekly Military Information published by Debbie Miller with Celestar 30 March 2016 The House and Senate both adjourned for the Easter Recess without making much progress on the budget front. The House continues to struggle to reach agreement on a budget resolution to establish the framework for consideration […]

MacDill Free Day – Tampa Bay History Center

April 17, 2016 – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Celebrate the 75th anniversary of MacDill Air Force Base with free admission to the History Center during MacDill Day, Sunday, April 17. Presented by the Tampa Yankees Foundation, military families and the general public will receive free admission to the History Center from 10 a.m. to […]

Run for the Roses – Kentucky Derby Watch Party – May 7th @ 4:30

Run for the Roses: The Kentucky Derby Party is Tamp Bay’s premier social event highlighting the most glorious two minutes in sports. Come dressed to impress in your best silk, satin and seersucker at the ultramodern Aloft: Tampa.  Hats and heels are encouraged! Each $35 ticket includes one drink, endless appetizers and a raffle ticket, […]

2015-2016 Scholarship Application time is running out!

Time is running out to apply for the 2015-2016 Navy League Foundation Scholarships. Annual scholarships are given to high school seniors who will attend college in the fall. Only available to children and grandchildren of former members of the Sea Services and those currently serving as well as members of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet […]

US Navy League – Florida Region

The Florida Region Meeting was held in Tampa on Feb 7th.  Sarasota-Manatee Council President Tim Rocklin received the Florida Region President of the Year award.  The guest speaker for the event was Rear Admiral Mary M. Jackson, Commander Navy Region Southeast.