Actually, the number of volunteer applications has been going up,” said Anne Baker, vice president of the National Peace Corps Association, which cosponsored the event. President Obama “has been talking a lot about volunteerism and national service, and people are responding.” Click here for the full story.
Injured veterans were given a voice on the small screen when Kevin McKidd joined the cast of “Grey’s Anatomy” in 2008 as a war vet doctor. That is why he was chosen to present an award at the PenFed Foundation’s seventh annual Night of Heroes gala. Click here to read the full story.
Mark Boal, a journalist and Oscar winner for Best Original Screenplay for the war drama “The Hurt Locker,” will be honored by the PenFed Foundation at an awards gala on May 19 in Washington DC. Click here for the full story.
Here to talk about the Gropenator`s love child and other stories in the news are Mary Murphy, one of the judges of “So You Think You Can Dance”; Rob Shuter, AOL`s Popeater columnist; and comedian Bobby Collins whom I haven`t seen in years. Click here for the full story.