11.11.11 (and 11.8) are dates to pay tribute to those who served our country.
Mamaroneck: Veterans Day Ceremony on Tuesday, November 8, at 3:15 p.m. at the Richard Kemper Park at Mamaroneck High School.
Friday, November 11 at 1 pm: Blue Star By-way Memorial Dedication at Faneuil Park. The Blue Star Memorial, a nationwide project sponsored by the National Garden Clubs of America Inc., honors the servicemen and women who have served our country. The new By-way Memorial Plaque is mounted on a decorative stone installed by the Parks and Recreation Department in collaboration with the Garden Club. Faneuil Park also contains the Soldiers Monument honoring the veterans of World War I, which was rededicated in 2009 after an extensive restoration process.
Friday, November 11 at 10:30 am at Memorial Plaza, Memorial Highway and Main Streets in New Rochelle. Please join in this tribute to the men and women who have served our nation. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at City Hall, Council Chambers, 515 North Avenue.
photo: e. schipul