2018-11-08 / Around Town

Portsmouth Recognizes Veterans

American Legion Post 18 and VFW Post 5390 will hold its annual Veterans Day ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 11 at the Portsmouth Town Hall. The indoor ceremony will start at 9 a.m. with local Scouts presenting the Colors and Professor Norton from the Naval War College will speak about the World War I Centennial. Following the talk, there will be a wreath laying ceremony outdoors. Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable item for a local food pantry.

A Bells of Peace ceremony will be held Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. at the Thriving Tree Coffee House, 706 Park Ave., Island Park, Portsmouth. Later veterans can enjoy a free buffet and entertainment.

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