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The third annual “Hire a Hero” job and education fair for veterans will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 1 in Freedom Hall in the Buffalo Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 3495 Bailey Ave.

Businesses and other employers can reserve a space at the event by calling 862-8754 or 862-7981. Deadline for reservations is Friday.

Veterans can meet with prospective employers, learn about programs at local colleges and take part in workshops to improve their job-hunting skills. Veterans who own businesses also can find out how to bid for government work.