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Not all wounds are visible. A local couple opens up about the physical and mental effects of war.
A local man penned a song for the dogs and it's helping veterans in need.
Dozens of U.S. veterans have died while waiting for care at veterans hospitals around the country, according to a CNN report, and the chair of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee says the department's head should be held accountable if the reports are verified.
The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.
Most of the wounded veterans from those wars were not hurt during combat. Their injuries can also be quite serious, even if they don't receive the same attention as the more visible wounds from guns, grenades and roadside bombs.
Suicide among veterans is a growing national problem, but many advocates say despite efforts to put bipartisan issues through Congress, little policy has been pushed forward to help vets at risk.
The 5th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet opens this weekend and will benefit wounded servicemembers and their families in the D.C. area.
Former and current members of the military helped feed homeless veterans at Miriam's Kitchen Monday.
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