Army Olympians: Taking Rio

Constantly maintaining peak physical condition is a way of life for most Olympians, they tune their bodies in preparation for an Olympic competition and to tear down world records. For some Olympic athletes, their training involves much more than just training for their event, but instead becomes just one of several skills they’ve picked up…

Best off-leash dog parks around the sound

Washington Military Resource Media recently added a new family member: A 10-week-old puppy named Dexter, rescued from Seattle Humane Society. As part of Dexter’s training to be (in our opinion) the best dog in the world, his human takes him to different dog parks to socialize, train and tire him out. With six¬†off-leash dog parks…

Resource Spotlight: Absolute Mobility Center

“We will fight for our veterans, because they fought or us,” is the motto of Absolute Mobility Center, one of our proud sponsors. For more than 25 years, Absolute Mobility Center has worked with veterans that need assistance to see if they qualify for VA benefits to help with their transportation needs. Absolute Mobility Center…

Best military discounts for family fun in Puget Sound.

In some recent research, Washington Military Resource Media found that 90 percent of military families look for military discounts before deciding to visit a store, location or company. With military discounts weighing so heavily on a family’s decision to buy, we decided to compile a list of the best military discounts in Tacoma and Seattle…

Transitions: From military to career

One of the biggest movements in the military community is making sure veterans have the tools they need to find successful careers after ending service. Scrolling through message boards or LinkedIn, there are hundreds of service men and women looking for work that have no idea where to start. For them, finding a job is…

Transitions: From military to college

It’s no secret that the military members have amazing college benefits. Several service men and women going the military to get access to a college education. With wars in Iraq and Afghanistan winding down and enhancements to the GI Bill, colleges and universities are expecting a surge in veteran enrollment unseen since World War II.…