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Marching for those who made the ultimate sacrifice

by MIKE CHAIKEN

EDITIONS EDITOR

The memory of those members of the American military who made the ultimate sacrifice was honored Monday, May 28 in downtown Bristol.

The annual Memorial Day Parade in downtown Bristol, which was organized by the Bristol Veterans Council, stepped off under gray skies and cooler temperatures. But, unlike Sunday, the rains held off and participants stepped off without a hitch.

PHOTOS by MIKE CHAIKEN

Assessor’s office issues reminder about deadline for vets’ exemptions

Veterans’ Services announces the deadline for the Veterans’ Exemptions Eligibility.  Veterans who may be entitled to a tax exemption must have their DD214 discharge papers on file with the City Clerk’s Office on or before Sept. 30 to receive an…

Sen. Murphy to hold roundtable discussion on issues facing veterans

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) issued the following press release. WATERBURY—On Monday, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) will hold a roundtable discussion at Post University with student veterans, active duty soldiers, Army National Guard recruiters and university administrators to discuss…