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City to Hold Veterans Day Ceremony

Highland Park's Veterans Day observance begins at 11 a.m. at Memorial Park. Featured speakers include Captain Randall J. Lynch, State Rep. Karen May and Congressman-elect Brad Schneider.

Join us as we observe Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 12 at 11 a.m. at Memorial Park, 405 Propsect Ave. (across from the library) with a special ceremony by American Legion Highland Park Post 145, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Jewish War Veterans. 

Our featured speakers are Captain Randall J. Lynch, Commanding Officer, Naval Station Great Lakes and Lt. Colonel John Novak, Commander, 16th Psychological Operations Battalion, Ft. Sheridan.  State Representative Karen MayState Senator Susan Garrett and Congressman-elect Brad Schneider will join us as will our Highland Park Military Liaison, William Schur.  Music will be provided by the Highland Park High School Band.  Cub Scouts from Pack 34 and Boy Scouts from Troop 324 will participate as well.

We will also be recognizing two Heroes Among Us:  Marshall Domash, US Navy veteran of World War II and Sid Robbins, US Navy vetaran (deceased) of World War II. 

In observance of Veterans Day, City offices will be closed.  I hope you will join us in honoring our military veterans. 

Nancy Rotering
Highland Park Mayor 

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