got its start in the late 1980s in the San Diego area when Vietnam veterans with concerns about their homeless fellow veterans put on the first event.
is the military term for a safe haven respite from combat for battle-weary troops -- a time to rest and recuperate from the horrors of war.
The recent Stand Down
event in Knoxville was an opportunity for local organizers to get clothes to many of the veterans in attendance.
Our decision to stand down
has not been taken lightly and we would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of those people for their help and support over our years at the hall.
on the grounds of Independence Hall at 59 South St.
THE Tory councillor suspended after calling for a Muslim journalist to be stoned to death on Twitter is to stand down
But former Heritage Minister Rhodri Glyn Thomas, who represents the seat at Cardiff Bay, refused to stand down
, and Mr Price indicated his intention to seek a regional list seat.
Summary: Former Cabinet minister James Purnell will stand down
from Parliament at the general election.
The move comes as the party searches for a new leader, following the announcement by current chief Nigel Farage he will stand down
to challenge the speaker of the Commons John Bercow for his Buckingham seat.
Mersey MP to stand down
MERSEYSIDE MP Claire Curtis-Thomas is to stand down
at the next general election.
SPRINGFIELD - Lined up for haircuts, dental work, winter clothes and lunch, hundreds of military veterans and their families turned out for Saturday's Stand Down
ANOTHER day, another two MPs say they will stand down
at the next General Election.
PONTYPRIDD RFC teammanager Wayne Cullen is to stand down
from his post.
Mr Conway was stripped of the Tory whip, suspended and forced to stand down
at the next election after a sleaze probe found he had paid his sons Freddie and Henry pounds 82,000 of taxpayers' cash.
But he was quickly cleared of any wrongdoing by the North-East Liberal Democrats group and reinstalled as leader, only to stand down
again yesterday as the case was referred to the standards board.