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Community News For The Valley Edition

Community News For The Valley Edition

Boy Scouts Place Flags

AVON — As has been the custom for many years, members of The Gildo T. Consolini VFW Avon Post 3272, with the help of several volunteers and some of Avon's Troop 274 Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, have been placing U.S. flags and military medallion markers on the graves of veterans of all wars in seven of Avon's ten cemeteries and memorial parks.

In addition, they invite the public to participate in a brief ceremony at six cemeteries on Memorial Day morning prior to the annual Memorial Day parade on Monday, May 29, 2017.

The Avon VFW honors those who have served our country from the Revolutionary War to the present by placing U.S. flags and a...