by Bill Fernow
There’s no better day to dive into vexillology than on Flag Day. Learn how the American flag — and California’s state flag — came to be.
by Carol Moore
There’s probably a lot you don’t know about National Donut Day. Go beyond the deliciousness with a deep dive into donut history.
by Bill Getz
Get an inside view of a D-Day mission from an Air Force pilot who was there. A World War II veteran — and PVE resident — takes you back to that very early morning in 1944.
by Bill Green
Take a moment this Memorial Day to remember the American servicemembers who have sacrificed everything for our nation. See how the nation honors them around the world.
by Julie Turner
The month of May is a busy time on our Life Plan Community’s campus. During Military Appreciation Month we pause to both remember and celebrate those who dedicate their lives to serving our nation.
One of the craftiest fighters of World War II was a luxurious passenger ship called the RMS Queen Elizabeth. Learn about her fate from a veteran who journeyed back to America aboard the luxury liner.
by Bruce Bartels
When you’re a Life Plan Community founded by military officers, birthdays like the Marines’ recent 246th are celebrated in both tradition and style.
by Ed Williams
A late-day phone call to the Navy Seabee School office led to an unforgettable encounter between the then-CO and a Hollywood star.
Join this free livestream to learn more about the attack on Pearl Harbor from the perspective of 38 sets of brothers who served on the USS Arizona that fateful day.
by Vern Chong
Paradise Valley Estates is home to a social outpost familiar to many former military officers. The Club is a both a popular place to gather and remember.