From rising interest rates to a lack of affordable housing, it can be hard to own a home in San Diego. The Department of Veterans Affairs has a loan program to help servicemembers and vets. The problem is not all who are eligible are aware of the benefits.
News 8 has an update on a story we first brought you last week about a homeless former Marine killed in a hit-and-run accident. Deryck Bacon's widow reached out for help because she wanted her husband buried with honor. And several San Diego groups answered the call.
A historic change of command took place at Camp Pendleton, as the first woman to command a Marine ground combat arms unit took charge.
You can help student veterans at San Diego State University by attending an upcoming fundraiser organized by the school's Veteran Alumni Organization. Retired disabled Marine Corps veteran Dan Gomes spoke with Morning Extra about the event this Thursday at Absolution by the Sea in La Jolla.
The guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins received a special homecoming as it returned to San Diego Thursday.
A fundraiser this Saturday in Mira Mesa aims to help homeless veterans and dogs. The Cammies & Canines: Hops, Pops & Dogs event will be held at Protector Brewery the day before Father's Day to honor dads and support local veteran-run nonprofit Cammies & Canines Sanctuary.
Military servicemembers from two countries are on a new mission Friday to help veterans who suffer from mental health problems.
Many San Diegans spent Memorial Day remembering those who made ultimate sacrifice fighting for our country.
San Diego City Councilmen Chris Ward and David Alvarez are expected Monday to attend the fourth annual Truman San Diego Memorial Day Sunrise Rose Ceremony at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
In a ceremony at the Veterans Museum in Balboa Park, people paid homage to those who lost their lives in service to our great nation.