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The Hamilton Journal News
New Fisher House will give veteran families place to stay during carewith the Gunlock family to help out veterans. So I knew quickly I had to come u
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 minutes ago
with the Gunlock family to help out veterans. So I knew quickly I had to come up with a new project.” Previously, the VFW had run a hospitality house for decades on the campus, supporting visiting families of veterans who needed lodging help,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Group to help recruit Latino officers to BPDofficer who works in Roxbury, said the group formed in the spring. LLEGO yester
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
officer who works in Roxbury, said the group formed in the spring. LLEGO yesterday held a fundraiser for Puerto Rico at the VFW Post 1018 in Dorchester. Marrero said the group had hoped to raise at least $5,000 that would be sent to the Caribbean... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Salute Our Veterans Dinner DanceThe Local VFW of Western Massachusetts and Military Order of the Purple Heart a
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 hours ago
The Local VFW of Western Massachusetts and Military Order of the Purple Heart are hosting their Patriot Salute to our Veterans Dinner Dance on November 10th, and Event Planner Bruce Marshall visited the show to tell us all about it! Patriot Salute... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Our Towns Calendar: 10/23Dream That Turned Into A Nightmare.” Cost: $11.50. Reservations: Dorothy, 419-6
The Toledo Blade / Posted 16 hours ago
Dream That Turned Into A Nightmare.” Cost: $11.50. Reservations: Dorothy, 419-691-9611 or Marilyn, 419-666-1633. ● VFW Post 9816 euchre tournaments, 1802 Ashcroft Drive, 2 p.m. Sundays. Details, 419-725-9916. ● Way Public Library programs,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
A listing of fundraising events in central Illinoisshow CANTON — The Canton Sportscards and Memorabilia Show will be held from 10
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 17 hours ago
show CANTON — The Canton Sportscards and Memorabilia Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Canton VFW, 1200 S. Fifth Ave., Canton. The sale will include a silent auction of baseball, football and basketball sets and singles... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendarwith Disabilities (ACD), P.O. Box 423, Fort Morgan, CO 80701 or call Amy Hendri
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 18 hours ago
with Disabilities (ACD), P.O. Box 423, Fort Morgan, CO 80701 or call Amy Hendrickson at 970-768-1109. 7 p.m. Bingo at VFW, 208 W. Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. 7 to 9 p.m. Morgan County Chorale, at the School for Performing Arts, 914 State St.,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Don't forget those who served in Korea, VietnamRegarding Tehachapi’s VFW Post 12114 article on Oct. 18, about veterans of fore
Tehachapi News / Posted 18 hours ago
Regarding Tehachapi’s VFW Post 12114 article on Oct. 18, about veterans of foreign wars, by Dr. Craig Luther, there was no mention or reference to Korean or Vietnam War veterans. Shame on Major Jason George VFW Post 12114 for not recognizing Korean... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘An overwhelming, humbling experience’ — Boston police return from Puerto Ricocalled LLEGO Boston, which formed in April, sponsored the event, along with the
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
called LLEGO Boston, which formed in April, sponsored the event, along with the city. Mayor Martin J. Walsh stopped by VFW Post 1018 in Dorchester Center, where the lunch and dinner was held. Residents, officers, and firefighters from across... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
West Chester VFW leader is Butler County Veteran of the YearWest Chester VFW Post 7696 Commander Ron Dzikowski stands outside the post’s re
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
West Chester VFW Post 7696 Commander Ron Dzikowski stands outside the post’s renovated home at 8778 Cincinnati-Dayton Road in West Chester Twp. Dzikowski has been named the Veteran of the Year by the Butler County Veterans Service Commission. ERIC... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Shooting in Salisbury Leaves Man in Critical Conditionto police, the shooting happened just before 1 a.m. at 821 West Main Street in
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
to police, the shooting happened just before 1 a.m. at 821 West Main Street in Salisbury, which is the VFW. Police said when they arrived on scene, the 33-year-old victim had a serious and potentially life threatening gunshot... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
VETERANSat the association’s headquarters, 233 Penn Ave., Scranton. Preregistration is
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
at the association’s headquarters, 233 Penn Ave., Scranton. Preregistration is required, 570-969-9161 Spaghetti dinner VFW 7069 Auxiliary spaghetti and meatball dinner, Nov. 4, 4-7 p.m., post home, Winola Road, Clarks Summit; includes salad,... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
October 22, 201712-under Fastpitch travel softball teams are holding a WILD GAME DINNER from 5
Tri-County Citizen / Posted yesterday
12-under Fastpitch travel softball teams are holding a WILD GAME DINNER from 5 to 9 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Owosso VFW Post 9455, 519 S. Chipman St., Owosso, to raise money to fund their upcoming season. Menu items are expected to include... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Food & Fun Calendar, Oct. 22-28, 20171231 S.W. Wanamaker Road: Trivia Live, presented by Challenge Entertainment, 9
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
1231 S.W. Wanamaker Road: Trivia Live, presented by Challenge Entertainment, 9 p.m. Tuesdays. 273-5522. n PHILIP BILLARD VFW POST NO. 1650, 3110 S.W. Huntoon: Pick’n Pals, 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, Lounge; Karaoke (no door charge), 7 to 10... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Five vie for two seats on San Antonio River Authority boardService for 26 years and was in the Texas Air National Guard for 29. He’s also
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Service for 26 years and was in the Texas Air National Guard for 29. He’s also served in leadership roles at his local VFW post. In a phone interview, he referenced his 12 years of experience on the board and said he wants to continue SARA’s... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Veterans show support for the flag in Perryville, MOVeterans from the VFW in Perryville, Missouri showed their support for the Amer
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
Veterans from the VFW in Perryville, Missouri showed their support for the American Flag early Saturday afternoon on October 21. They stood on the Highway T overpass above Interstate 55 with flags in hand. Traffic passed by underneath and vehicles... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Events set to mark 5th anniversary of Hurricane Sandycards will be collected at the event to assist evacuees coming to New York City
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
cards will be collected at the event to assist evacuees coming to New York City from disaster-impacted communities. VFW Candlelight Vigil The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9587 of Oakwood will be hosting a candlelight vigil in honor... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Oct. 21 - Oct. 24the Sterling High School Band Room. For parents of all SHS and SMS band student
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
the Sterling High School Band Room. For parents of all SHS and SMS band students. TOPS: Take Off Pounds Sensibly — 7 p.m., VFW Hall, 803 Phelps St. Call 522-8396. Northern Lights Narcotics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., 1325 N. 7th St. Logan County... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendarwith Disabilities (ACD), P.O. Box 423, Fort Morgan, CO 80701 or call Amy Hendri
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
with Disabilities (ACD), P.O. Box 423, Fort Morgan, CO 80701 or call Amy Hendrickson at 970-768-1109. 7 p.m. Bingo at VFW, 208 W. Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. 7 to 9 p.m. Morgan County Chorale, at the School for Performing Arts, 914 State St.,... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
PhotoThe American Legion, Rotary club and local businesses helped with the effort.
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
The American Legion, Rotary club and local businesses helped with the effort. Stories this photo appears in: Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271 Women’s Auxiliary is having its Vietnam Veteran Commemoration Barbecue this weekend. The event will be 11:30... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Tonganoxie VFW Women's Auxiliary hosting Saturday BBQ for Vietnam vetsTonganoxie VFW Post 9271 Women’s Auxiliary is having its Vietnam Veteran Commem
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271 Women’s Auxiliary is having its Vietnam Veteran Commemoration Barbecue this weekend. The event will be 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the VFW Post Home, 910 E. First St. The RSVP deadline was last week, but call Cindy at... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Florian Bangertthe Red Cross for 25 years and a member of the Princeton Chamber of Commerce.�H
Bureau County Republican / Posted 3 days ago
the Red Cross for 25 years and a member of the Princeton Chamber of Commerce.�He was a member of the American Legion, the VFW and the Princeton Optimist Club, where he was a past president.�He was a Master Gardener and a member of the Down Town... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
VFW looks to attract new members and challenge stereotypesHARRISBURG, Pa. -- The VFW is losing its battle for membership: nearly one mill
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The VFW is losing its battle for membership: nearly one million fewer members over the past 25 years. The organization prides itself on its work and advocacy for veterans worldwide. Leadership says it must change and recruit new... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
4th Czech It Out Dinner is Nov. 4A Czech-style dinner is returning in early November to raise funding to support
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
A Czech-style dinner is returning in early November to raise funding to support Austin-area veterans groups and VFW-sponsored activities, including Honor Guard. A fourth Czech It Out Dinner is set for 5-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the VFW Post... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former CIA officer to speak on experiencesat the Hubbard Public Library, 436 W. Liberty St. The presentation is for veter
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
at the Hubbard Public Library, 436 W. Liberty St. The presentation is for veterans and spouses of American Legion Post 51, VFW Post 3767 and the general public. Anyone who was on active duty in October 1962 is encouraged to attend and share... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
VFW loses nearly 1 million members over past 25 yearsHARRISBURG, Pa. -- The VFW is losing its battle for membership: nearly one mill
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The VFW is losing its battle for membership: nearly one million fewer members over the past 25 years. The organization prides itself on its work and advocacy for veterans worldwide. Leadership says it must change and recruit new... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
CalendarMango Languages classes: Oct. 25, 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more info
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
Mango Languages classes: Oct. 25, 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191. VFW session with state veteran service officer: Oct. 25, 9 a.m.-noon. VFW, Avery Road. With Peter DiMaria. For more... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendarwith Disabilities (ACD), P.O. Box 423, Fort Morgan, CO 80701 or call Amy Hendri
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 3 days ago
with Disabilities (ACD), P.O. Box 423, Fort Morgan, CO 80701 or call Amy Hendrickson at 970-768-1109. 7 p.m. Bingo at VFW, 208 W. Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. 7 to 9 p.m. Morgan County Chorale, at the School for Performing Arts, 914 State St.,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Taking Chancewere a surprising number of people in military uniform. Many Marines had come u
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
were a surprising number of people in military uniform. Many Marines had come up from Salt Lake City. Men from various VFW posts and the Marine Corps League occupied multiple rows of folding chairs. We all stood as Chance's family took their... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Volunteers clean WWI memorial ahead of Merrill's Veterans Day ceremonyArea Housing Authority Executive Director Paul Russell suggested cleaning the c
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 3 days ago
Area Housing Authority Executive Director Paul Russell suggested cleaning the city's World War One Memorial. "Some of the VFW veterans I work with said [they] were getting ready to plan out the week leading up to Veterans Day this year," said... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Much Obliged: Cry Out America was a successThe Beautiful." We are very grateful to the MN Adult and Teen Challenge Program
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The Beautiful." We are very grateful to the MN Adult and Teen Challenge Program for the sound system. We appreciated the VFW/American Legion Color Guard that made the event very special. We would like to also acknowledge all the first responders... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Much Obliged: Brainerd VFW Post No. 1647 annual picnic The Brainerd VFW No. 1647 annual picnic at St. Mathias Park was a great succe
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The Brainerd VFW No. 1647 annual picnic at St. Mathias Park was a great success. A huge thank you to Walmart for donating the food and preparing all of it. Jared and his crew did a fantastic... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Best Bets: Raye concert to benefit police officerspeppers. Presented by HyVee. For more information or to sign up, call 507-433-2
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
peppers. Presented by HyVee. For more information or to sign up, call 507-433-2370. • Bingo, 5:40-7:40 p.m. at the Austin VFW. Early Bird starting at 5:15 pm. Open to the public. For more information, call 507-433-6039. • Austin Bruins vs.... Read more
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Pilot News
Community CalendarRoast Beef; Frog Legs; Seafood Platter; Fish Basket; Taco Salad. Serving 5-8 p.
Pilot News / Posted 4 days ago
Roast Beef; Frog Legs; Seafood Platter; Fish Basket; Taco Salad. Serving 5-8 p.m. Carry outs available. 574-935-5511. • VFW Post 1162, 606 Lake Ave., specials: Stuffed Pepper Dinner from 5-7 p.m.; Stuffed peppers, potatoes, green beans, corn,... Read more
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The Burton View
October 19, 2017every child receives a bag of candy. For details, call 810-742-2688. — T.T. Ha
The Burton View / Posted 4 days ago
every child receives a bag of candy. For details, call 810-742-2688. — T.T. Halloween party BURTON — The Clark Durocher VFW Post 2777 and Auxiliary and the Davison VFW Auxiliary 4087 will host a Halloween Party for children ages 1—12 on Sunday,... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County Tributes for Oct. 19have donations made in honor of Ernest to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
have donations made in honor of Ernest to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, American Cancer Association or the Evans VFW. The family would like to thank Meadowview for their excellent care. Celebration of life for Ernest will be held at... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
VFW public information campaign SaturdayThe Sterling VFW Post No. 3541 will be represented Saturday, Oct. 21, in front
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
The Sterling VFW Post No. 3541 will be represented Saturday, Oct. 21, in front of Sterling's Walmart, where members will share information about the VFW and its programs to support veterans. The Post and Auxiliary have a busy fall season, including... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Oct. 19 - Oct. 22Booster Club. Sterling Miracle Players Wicked Wild West Haunted House — 6:30 t
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Booster Club. Sterling Miracle Players Wicked Wild West Haunted House — 6:30 to 10 p.m., 326 S. Front St. Tickets $10. VFW Bingo — 7 p.m., public is invited. Northern Lights Narcotics Anonymous — 7 p.m., 1325 N. 7th St. Logan County Farmer's... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veterans, others escort U.S. flag on San Antonio leg of its cross-country relayand three schools, where children gathered outside to cheer them on. By the af
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
and three schools, where children gathered outside to cheer them on. By the afternoon, they had reached their destination, VFW Post 76, the oldest post in Texas. Several veterans and the VFW Post 76 post commander, Johnny Ornelaz, 68, greeted the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendarat the School for Performing Arts, 914 State St., Fort Morgan. Info: Shirley Bo
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 4 days ago
at the School for Performing Arts, 914 State St., Fort Morgan. Info: Shirley Bowles at 970-768-0399. 7 p.m. Bingo at VFW, 208 W. Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. 7 to 8 p.m. Ballet Folcolrico, at Fort Morgan Pop Up Community Center, 218 Main St.,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Campaign seeks to highlight service of Minnesota's women vet...Building near the state Capitol in February. "It will launch there, and then a
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Building near the state Capitol in February. "It will launch there, and then after we do the initial exhibit ... the VFW is going to help us with logistics in taking a tour around the state of Minnesota," Cronin said. The campaign will also... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Female veterans remembered in Shelby Countyveterans, received awards for their service and remembered other military women
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
veterans, received awards for their service and remembered other military women who had died, by saying their names. VFW quartermaster, Larry Hume, said that he was honored by everyone's attendance, especially Hick-Parkmen's "Of all the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Local VFW Posts will no longer show NFL games due to protest during anthemMembers of VFW Posts in the St. Louis area have decided they will no longer sho
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
Members of VFW Posts in the St. Louis area have decided they will no longer show NFL games due to players’ protests. In St. Charles County, the members of VFW Post 2866 voted last week. According to a statement from Post Commander Paul Schmidt, “We... Read more
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The Sentinel
Linda L. LefflerComputer Learning Network (CLN), Harrisburg. A former employee of Rite Aid and
The Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Computer Learning Network (CLN), Harrisburg. A former employee of Rite Aid and Lear Corporation. A member of the Carlisle VFW Post 477 and Eagles Aerie # 1299. Linda loved her Dallas Cowboys, animals, her dog Sophie and loved working on her home... Read more
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FOX News
Battlefield Cross returned to Ohio cemetery after 'regrettable misinterpretation'Veterans Affairs headquarters in D.C. Overton said he was "so happy" to see th
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
Veterans Affairs headquarters in D.C. Overton said he was "so happy" to see the marker back. "Most of the veterans at the VFW have seen it in battlefields, on ships on aircraft carriers, wherever we lost men, it’s a symbol of respect and thanks,"... Read more
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FOX News
Battlefield Cross returned to Ohio cemetery after 'regrettable misinterpretation'Veterans Affairs headquarters in D.C. Overton said he was "so happy" to see th
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
Veterans Affairs headquarters in D.C. Overton said he was "so happy" to see the marker back. "Most of the veterans at the VFW have seen it in battlefields, on ships on aircraft carriers, wherever we lost men, it’s a symbol of respect and thanks,"... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
"The Poppy Lady" tells story of piece of Athens historyShe also talked to Peggy Thomas of the American Legion Auxiliary, members of th
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
She also talked to Peggy Thomas of the American Legion Auxiliary, members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the editor of VFW magazine to learn how each organization educates the public about the red poppy. But talking to Michael’s great-nieces,... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Calendar of Events ()2 p.m., dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., 239-369-3178. - Knights of Columbus Hall, 1250 Bu
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
2 p.m., dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., 239-369-3178. - Knights of Columbus Hall, 1250 Business Way, bingo, 6 p.m., 239-369-5632. - VFW Post 4174, 25 Homestead Road S., lunch, 239-369-5100. - Lehigh Acres Senior Citizens Center, 219 Plaza Drive, country... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Community Calendar for October 19, 2017Catholic Church, 1250 S. Shore Drive. Maniac magician Kevin “The Maniac Magici
Forest Lake Times / Posted 5 days ago
Catholic Church, 1250 S. Shore Drive. Maniac magician Kevin “The Maniac Magician” Hall will perform at the Forest Lake VFW Oct. 21 as part of a Forest Lake Masons’ event to honor Mike Schultz winning the Hiram Award. The event is open to the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
BLM conducts walking tours of historic Rhyolite in NevadaRhyolite, Karl Olsen, who refers to himself as “the mayor of Rhyolite,” was una
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 5 days ago
Rhyolite, Karl Olsen, who refers to himself as “the mayor of Rhyolite,” was unable to attend the event because he was in charge of the Beatty VFW Poker Run, which was being held the same day. Rhyolite, however, was one of the stops on the poker... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings, Oct. 17p.m. in the authority office conference room, 711 Birkbeck St. ■Just Us will b
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
p.m. in the authority office conference room, 711 Birkbeck St. ■Just Us will be playing Thursday from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at VFW Post 5010. Members and guests are welcome. ■ The second annual Chelsea Michalesko Memorial Scholarship benefit will be... Read more
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