Navy Seaman Apprentice Jake Justin Cooney has graduated from Navy Recruit Training Command at Great Lakes, Ill., and is continuing his education at Dam Neck Naval Base, Va. A 2011 graduate of Stanwood High School, he is the son of Jennie and Glen Cooney of Stanwood and the fiance of Amanda Johnson.
Navy Seaman Recruit Dakota Levine, a 2011 graduate of Cascade High School, Everett, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at U.S. Navy Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Army National Guard Pvt. Joel Machin has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Machin is the son of Yoanis Mendoza of Lynnwood, and is a 2010 graduate of Meadowdale High School.
Army Reserve Pvt. Zachary Schmuck has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Schmuck is the son of Gary and Karen Schmuck of Lake Stevens and is a 2011 graduate of Lake Stevens High School.
Marine Corps Pvt. Kasie Brown, daughter of Marjorie and stepdaughter of Thomas Evans of Oak Harbor, recently completed 12 weeks of “boot camp” basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C.
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Arlington Post 1561: 7 p.m. first Tuesdays at the American Legion Hall, 115 Olympic Ave., Arlington. All veterans who have served honorably and received a combat or campaign medal are eligible to join. 425-232-8453 or 360-435-6677.
Gay Jones Post 921 and Auxiliary: 1 p.m. third Saturdays at the Boys &Girls Club, 402 Second St., Snohomish. Most overseas veterans are eligible. Help for all veterans who need a hand up. 425-397-7111.
Ladies Auxiliary 2100: 6:30 p.m. second Monday of each month at the Post Home, 2711 Oakes Ave., Everett. For more information, call 425-337-1559.
Lynnwood Post 1040: First Thursdays at the Alderwood Youth Club, 19619 24th Ave. W., Lynnwood. 425-774-7416, 425-697-4102 or 425-486-2637.
Old Guard Post 2100: 6:30 p.m. last Thursday of every month at 2711 Oakes Ave., Everett. 425-252-2100.
Legion Post 58: 7 p.m. third Tuesday of every month at the Odd Fellows Building, 610 Lewis St., Monroe. Bob, 360-863-3544 or www.americanlegionmonroe.org.
Legion Post 6: 7 p.m. second Thursday of every month at the VFW Hall, 2711 Oakes Ave., Everett. Marvin, 425-224-4137.
Legion Post 181: 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday of each month at the Lake Stevens Community Center, 1812 124th Ave NE. For more information, call Tom 425-314-5865, Tony 360-631-3242, or Vern 425-343-9637; email firstname.lastname@example.org; or go to [URL]www.post181.org;http://www.post181.org.
To submit news for Active Duty and Veterans Calendar, contact reporter Gale Fiege: 425-339-3427