Veterans Day Parade, Ceremony This Sunday

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The city's annual holiday services will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 starting at 9 a.m. in front of the American Legion Post #69 at 368 Pleasant St. 

The parade will begin at 10 a.m., marching east onto Pleasant St., turning left onto Summer St., then turning right and walking toward the end of Mountain Ave

The parade will continue onto Mt. Vernon St., and then to Salem St., where it will end near the High School and new Teen Enrichment Center. 

The parade will pause at the 11th minute of the 11th hour, for a reflection of all of the nation's veterans. This is a nod to the armistice that ended World War I, which began on the "eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month" in 1918.

The Grand Marshal for this year’s parade will be Sam Cherone.

If you would like further information about the parade or have any questions, please call American Legion Commander Larry Clark at 781-324-8570.

Chris Caesar November 08, 2012 at 09:17 PM
Wow, thanks everyone for their awesome pictures!
fred November 09, 2012 at 12:57 PM
Thanks for your service to our country, Phe. Hidden in all that gear, you are still "ONE GOOD LOOK'IN CHICK".
fred November 09, 2012 at 12:58 PM
Dave, is that a bomber jacket you are wearing?
david mokal November 09, 2012 at 02:02 PM
Very great pictures and Thank You for serving . True Patriots.True Americans
david mokal November 09, 2012 at 11:47 PM
http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=70Ikj1hZDnw&feature=related This is a great song for Vetrans day.


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