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McDonough County Voice
25 years of planting trees: Macomb celebrates continual Tree City USA distinctiondiversity of forestation within the city of Macomb.At a ceremony held Friday af
25 years of planting trees: Macomb celebrates continual Tree City USA distinction
McDonough County Voice / Posted an hour ago
diversity of forestation within the city of Macomb.At a ceremony held Friday afternoon at the greenspace just south of the VFW Hall, City Forester Tim Howe planted a bald cypress tree donated by Macomb Woman’s Club. The hearty tree was planted at... Read more
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Boston Herald
Spacious Colonial fit for raising a familyof an MBTA commuter rail stop and is within a mile of restaurants and shops on
Spacious Colonial fit for raising a family
Boston Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
of an MBTA commuter rail stop and is within a mile of restaurants and shops on Centre Street. There’s also easy access to VFW Parkway and West Roxbury Parkway. The lack of off-street parking will likely be a turnoff for car owners, however, and... Read more
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Air Force Times
The Pentagon is making a huge mistake on military retirementtotal contribution to 6 percent, supporting its start in year three and extendi
The Pentagon is making a huge mistake on military retirement
Air Force Times / Posted 5 hours ago
total contribution to 6 percent, supporting its start in year three and extending it beyond 26 years. ROA and the VFW can support that. James R. Sweeney II is a retired Marine Corps colonel and president of the 50,000-member Reserve... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.Wednesday, Karaoke with Tony Piazza. TOMAINO’S LOUNGE: Archbald: today, Facing
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
Wednesday, Karaoke with Tony Piazza. TOMAINO’S LOUNGE: Archbald: today, Facing the Giants. VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS (VFW) NO. 7069: Clarks Summit: today, Marilyn Kennedy. WELLINGTON’S PUB & EATERY: Clarks Summit: today, Dave O’Neill. LAST... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Pride and patriotism fill Marietta’s VFW postWorld War II veterans were honored at the event, hosted by motorcycle group Pat
Pride and patriotism fill Marietta’s VFW post
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 hours ago
World War II veterans were honored at the event, hosted by motorcycle group Patriot Guard and the Marietta VFW post, including three POWs. The three POWs present were: Herman Zerger and Gifford Doxsee, who both served in the U.S.... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Billie D. HauptHe was a longtime member of Sebring Presbyterian Church, where he served as an
Billie D. Haupt
The Alliance Review / Posted 11 hours ago
He was a longtime member of Sebring Presbyterian Church, where he served as an elder-deacon, a lifetime member of Sebring VFW, Sebring Masonic Lodge, was a 32nd degree Mason, a member of Tadmor Shrine, and the Sebring Lions Club. Survivors... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Wayne Bennett JenkinsSchool District for 10 years, retiring in 1979. Wayne was a member of George D.
Wayne Bennett Jenkins
The Alliance Review / Posted 11 hours ago
School District for 10 years, retiring in 1979. Wayne was a member of George D. Worth American Legion Post 574, Alliance VFW Post 1036, Lions Club of Alliance and a 32nd degree Mason. He was an excellent mechanic who also enjoyed fishing,... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield Lifeleft to right, Daylynn Powell, Eliana Retterer, Gavin Hayes, Noah Nelson, Chris
Sheffield Life
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
left to right, Daylynn Powell, Eliana Retterer, Gavin Hayes, Noah Nelson, Christopher Joblon, and Alex Eaton. Clarendon VFW/AmVets once again is supporting Music on the Mountain. Art Lane receives check from, left to right, Tom Moore, Lane, Ryan... Read more
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Salem News
Wayne Bennett JenkinsSchool District for 10 years, retiring in 1979. Wayne was a member of George D.
Wayne Bennett Jenkins
Salem News / Posted 13 hours ago
School District for 10 years, retiring in 1979. Wayne was a member of George D. Worth American Legion post #574, Alliance VFW post #1036, Lions Club of Alliance and a 32nd degree Mason. He was an excellent mechanic who also enjoyed fishing,... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Wayne JenkinsSchool District for 10 years, retiring in 1979. Wayne was a member of George D.
Wayne Jenkins
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
School District for 10 years, retiring in 1979. Wayne was a member of George D. Worth American Legion post #574, Alliance VFW post #1036, Lions Club of Alliance and a 32nd degree Mason. He was an excellent mechanic who also enjoyed fishing,... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Wendell Larsonbe at 11 a.m. today at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. Visitation will be fro
Wendell Larson
Marshall Independent / Posted 13 hours ago
be at 11 a.m. today at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. today at the church. Burial will be at Hope Lutheran Cemetery. Military rites provided by American Legion Post 199 of Minneota and VFW Post 5334 of Minn... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings, April 29at 6 p.m. at The Other Side. All participating bars and social clubs should ha
Happenings, April 29
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 hours ago
at 6 p.m. at The Other Side. All participating bars and social clubs should have a representative at the meeting. ■VFW Home Association Post 5010 will hold its monthly officers meeting Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the post home. Hazleton ■ A... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Sylvia I. EvansReid & Sons. She was a graduate of Martinsburg High School, class of 1952. She
Sylvia I. Evans
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
Reid & Sons. She was a graduate of Martinsburg High School, class of 1952. She was the past district president of The VFW Ladies Auxiliary District 4; past president and current member of Ladies VFW Auxiliary No. 896; Conocheague Tribe No. 84:... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Walter J. BachmeierDe- cember 2009. Walter served as a Trustee for the St. Boni- face Catholic
Walter J. Bachmeier
Minot Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
De- cember 2009. Walter served as a Trustee for the St. Boni- face Catholic Church in Esmond and was active as a VFW member and in the Harvey Eagles Club. Walter's greatest pastime was playing cards with friends and... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community NotesMoose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m.
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 14 hours ago
Moose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Cost is $6 Worthington VFW Post #7117 will host an open house. Fish fry from 6-8 p.m. and music by Fire-N-Ice from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Lyons American... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Quilters honor mid-Missouri veterans at quilt show this weekendover 150 quilts made by these mid-Missouri women, will be at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Quilters honor mid-Missouri veterans at quilt show this weekend
KOMU Columbia / Posted 21 hours ago
over 150 quilts made by these mid-Missouri women, will be at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at VFW Post 280. The guild will raffle off an American themed quilt and vendors will sell various sewing items. Admission is $5... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Veterans Stand Down serving those who servedWarn of McHenry after he picked out a lapghan for his wife during the Veteran S
McHenry County Veterans Stand Down serving those who served
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Warn of McHenry after he picked out a lapghan for his wife during the Veteran Stand Down Resource Fair held at the McHenry VFW on Thursday, April 28 2016. In 22 months, 829 lapghans have been distributed through the St. P's nonprofit to veterans.... Read more
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The Post-Standard
How a pair of Army buddies became Syracuse police's top-ranking brasshe likes to talk about. Most of those stories they'll save for Saturday night,
How a pair of Army buddies became Syracuse police's top-ranking brass
The Post-Standard / Posted yesterday
he likes to talk about. Most of those stories they'll save for Saturday night, when the 403rd will hold a reunion at a VFW post in Baldwinsville. Members of the unit who shipped out together 25 years ago will take some time to catch up with one... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniformThornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniform
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Thornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote to the Army on the soldier’s behalf. The VFW, at the national and local levels, also pushed for him to stay in the service. A VFW official said Thursday that his... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Weekend Preview: What to do in Kitsap and beyondweekend. The Central Valley Garden Club kicks things off on Friday selling its
Weekend Preview: What to do in Kitsap and beyond
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
weekend. The Central Valley Garden Club kicks things off on Friday selling its annuals, perennials, shrubs and more at the VFW Hall on Central Valley Road in Bremerton. Times to peruse the options are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
VFW Post# 10046 installs new commander & officersA historic event took place Saturday, April 16th at the Jerry V. Horn Memorial
VFW Post# 10046 installs new commander & officers
Peninsula Clarion / Posted yesterday
A historic event took place Saturday, April 16th at the Jerry V. Horn Memorial VFW Post # 10046 in Soldotna. The installation of a new commander and officers is always a prestigious event for the VFW, but Anne Toutant became the first female... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
UnionHerald crime briefs from the April 29, 2016, editionvehicle while Wade Salem Salwei sold a half-ounce of meth to a confidential inf
UnionHerald crime briefs from the April 29, 2016, edition
ABC Newspapers / Posted yesterday
vehicle while Wade Salem Salwei sold a half-ounce of meth to a confidential informant in the parking lot of the Coon Rapids VFW, according to the criminal complaint. Detectives located a handgun with nine rounds of ammunition in the cylinder behind... Read more
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The Morning Call
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniformThornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniform
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Thornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote to the Army on the soldier’s behalf. The VFW, at the national and local levels, also pushed for him to stay in the service. A VFW official said Thursday that his... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarbeginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563. VFW Auxiliary Bingo - early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking. Early Bird Bingo - at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniformThornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniform
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Thornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote to the Army on the soldier’s behalf. The VFW, at the national and local levels, also pushed for him to stay in the service. A VFW official said Thursday that his... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniformThornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote
Green Beret who beat up alleged Afghan child sex abuser allowed to stay in uniform
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Thornberry (R-Texas), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, who wrote to the Army on the soldier’s behalf. The VFW, at the national and local levels, also pushed for him to stay in the service. A VFW official said Thursday that his... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Norma PertkoCrescent Glass, Wellsburg, WV. She was Nazarene by denomination of faith. Over
Norma Pertko
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Crescent Glass, Wellsburg, WV. She was Nazarene by denomination of faith. Over the years, Norma was an active member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Eagles of Follansbee, Women Benefit Association, and the Animal Welfare League. In addition to her... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
All Veterans Memorial to add more commerative bricksfirst phase of the memorial and they will be doing construction for the coming
All Veterans Memorial to add more commerative bricks
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted yesterday
first phase of the memorial and they will be doing construction for the coming phase. He said that with the approval, the VFW will be working details, such as deciding on the final price per brick, creating an application form for brick... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
April 29Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: Vernon Tryon at 970-467-3088. 7 p.m. Night Bingo at F
April 29
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: Vernon Tryon at 970-467-3088. 7 p.m. Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 State St. 7 p.m. VFW membership meeting, at VFW Post No. 2551, 208 W. Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. 7 p.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Serving Those Who ServedWarn of McHenry after he picked out a lapghan for his wife during the Veteran S
Serving Those Who Served
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
Warn of McHenry after he picked out a lapghan for his wife during the Veteran Stand Down Resource Fair held at the McHenry VFW on Thursday, April 28 2016. In 22 months, 829 lapghans have been distributed through the St. P's nonprofit to veterans.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Weekend entertainment guideWednesday, Karaoke with Tony Piazza. TOMAINO’S LOUNGE: Archbald: Saturday, Fac
TGIF: Weekend entertainment guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, Karaoke with Tony Piazza. TOMAINO’S LOUNGE: Archbald: Saturday, Facing the Giants. VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS (VFW) NO. 7069: Clarks Summit: Saturday, Marilyn Kennedy. WALDO’S: Scranton: today, London Force (acoustic... Read more
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The Alliance Review
John Neil Vlaikuworked as a tool and die maker. He was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Kni
John Neil Vlaiku
The Alliance Review / Posted yesterday
worked as a tool and die maker. He was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Roma Club and the Alliance VFW. He loved bowling, golfing and gardening. Survivors include his five children, John (Carole) Vlaiku of Columbiana,... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for April 29enjoyed fishing, Mexican music, cracking jokes, time with family, beer and gamb
Tributes for April 29
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
enjoyed fishing, Mexican music, cracking jokes, time with family, beer and gambling. He loved visiting with friends at the VFW. He cherished memories of morning coffee with his Mom, and most of all he loved his kids. Paul is survived by three... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Events for May 4 Calendar7 p.m. Columbiana County Records Commission, auditorás conference room, record
Events for May 4 Calendar
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
7 p.m. Columbiana County Records Commission, auditorás conference room, records retention/disposal, 10 a.m. Meeting, VFW post 2799, 7 p.m. Soup/sandwich dinner, Oak Ridge Church, eat in or take out, donation, free blood pressure check,... Read more
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The Alpena News
Lawrence KarstenChurch in Rogers City from 2 p.m. through time of funeral at 3 p.m. with Pastor
Lawrence Karsten
The Alpena News / Posted yesterday
Church in Rogers City from 2 p.m. through time of funeral at 3 p.m. with Pastor Eric Voigt officiating. Rogers City VFW will offer a military tribute immediately following the church service. Interment will take place at Immanuel Lutheran... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Stand Down in McHenry connects veterans with servicesthey have returned from service. Veterans strolled through rows of tables occu
Stand Down in McHenry connects veterans with services
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
they have returned from service. Veterans strolled through rows of tables occupied by agencies, employers and companies at VFW Post 4600 in McHenry. They received free haircuts and health screenings. They left with bags full of information on... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Briefs...days will be held May 13 and 14. For a list of participating families, visit th
Briefs...
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
days will be held May 13 and 14. For a list of participating families, visit the township building or 13 Sunset Drive. VFW Auxiliary The Marshall Larsen VFW Post 314 Auxiliary will hold its regular meeting on Thursday, May 5. Officers for... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Gilbert JohnsonVisitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Lunch wil
Gilbert Johnson
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Lunch will follow and burial with military rites by VFW Post #117/American Legion #457 and Minnesota Military Funeral Honors Program will take place at St. Stephen Lutheran... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Wendell Larsonthe church. Burial will be at Hope Lutheran Cemetery. Military rites provided b
Wendell Larson
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
the church. Burial will be at Hope Lutheran Cemetery. Military rites provided by American Legion Post 199 of Minneota and VFW Post 5334 of Minneota. Wendell died Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at the Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Richard Charles Morleybe in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Morris Run. In lieu of flowers, memorial donation
Richard Charles Morley
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Morris Run. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Legions or VFW of your choice; the Blossburg Memorial Library; the Lycoming County SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701; or to... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community NotesMoose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m.
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted yesterday
Moose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Cost is $6 Worthington VFW Post #7117 will host an open house. Fish fry from 6-8 p.m. and music by Fire-N-Ice from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Lyons American... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Benefit for the Webster County Museum CalendarBenefit for the Webster County MuseumFri, April 29, 2016 @ 4:30PM FORT DODGE —
Benefit for the Webster County Museum Calendar
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
Benefit for the Webster County MuseumFri, April 29, 2016 @ 4:30PM FORT DODGE — VFW, 518 S. 29th St., will host a benefit for the Webster County Museum beginning at 4:30 p.m. today. A pulled pork dinner will be served until the food is gone. There... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Putnam County Homecare and Hospice Helps Plan for the FuturePutnam County Homecare and Hospice made a visit to the Ottoville VFW Thursday e
Putnam County Homecare and Hospice Helps Plan for the Future
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
Putnam County Homecare and Hospice made a visit to the Ottoville VFW Thursday evening to help people plan for the future. When it comes to caring for a loved one, most families don't have a plan until they need it. Different organizations on aging... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, April 29-May 51231 S.W. Wanamaker Road: Trivia Live, presented by Challenge Entertainment, 9
Out & About calendar, April 29-May 5
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
1231 S.W. Wanamaker Road: Trivia Live, presented by Challenge Entertainment, 9 p.m. Tuesdays. 273-5522. PHILIP BILLARD VFW POST 1650, 3110 S.W. Huntoon: Larry & Mona, 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, April 29, lounge; Downright Country, 7 to 10 p.m.... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events on Friday, April 29Avid Bookshop, 493 Prince Ave. Free. (706) 352-2060. www.avidbookshop.com. Bac
Athens area events on Friday, April 29
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
Avid Bookshop, 493 Prince Ave. Free. (706) 352-2060. www.avidbookshop.com. Backwoods Country: 7 to 11:59 p.m. Friday, VFW Post 2872, 835 Sunset Drive, Athens. Classic country music. (706) 543-5940. www.vfwathens.com/index.html. Sebastian... Read more
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The Valley Chronicle
Harmoneers Chorale Spring Concertand "The World of Our Dreams," with soprano soloist Dee Spurlock. Presentation
Harmoneers Chorale Spring Concert
The Valley Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and "The World of Our Dreams," with soprano soloist Dee Spurlock. Presentation of the colors by the honor guard from Hemet VFW Post 12020 will begin the "patriotic" section honoring all of our men and women who have served and are now serving in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Abington man accused in multi-town car chase held without bailand then driving away from them, dragging one officer whose arm was stuck in th
Abington man accused in multi-town car chase held without bail
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
and then driving away from them, dragging one officer whose arm was stuck in the window of the car for 300 yards. The chase, captured on live TV, took place on stretches of Routes 128, 9, 135, and 1 before ending off the VFW Parkway in West Roxb... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendar- class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Fo
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
- class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054. Fish Fry - VFW Post 4573 of Ishpeming hosts a fish fry from 4-7 p.m. To-go orders are available for pick up. Call 486-4856 for more... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardspring clean up at the Deertrack archery range at 9 a.m. May 7. Membership app
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
spring clean up at the Deertrack archery range at 9 a.m. May 7. Membership applications will be available at both events. VFW to sell Buddy Poppies MARQUETTE - Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars will be conducting their annual fundraiser... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Richard Mamulaa Weir High Graduate of the Class of 1951, attended WVU and a U.S. Army veteran
Richard Mamula
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
a Weir High Graduate of the Class of 1951, attended WVU and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the VFW 2716, Serbian Men's Club, Aliquippa Serbian Club, and the Pleasant Valley Country Club. Most of all Richard loved his... Read more
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