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Veterans Will Be Honored Across The Area

Posted by wlpo on November 10, 2010

Thursday is Veteran’s Day and several ceremonies are scheduled.

In Oglesby, a ceremony is at 11am in Memorial Park.  In Peru, a ceremony is at 11am in Washington Park after a parade heads out at 10:45 from the west side of the park.

In La Salle, a ceremony featuring Illinois Department of Veteran’s Affairs Director Dan Grant starts at 11 inside the veteran’s home.  The ceremony will also feature performances by local schoolchildren.

Ottawa’s annual Veteran’s Day program gets going at 10:15 in Washington Square while the remembrance in Streator begins at 10:45 in City Park.

Princeton will honor veterans at the library with a reception at the library starting at 5:30.  At 7, the Bureau County Chorus will perform for the veterans.

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