Pihos to honor veterans at Glen Ellyn event

Published: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 1:59 p.m. CDT

GLEN ELLYN – State Rep. Sandra Pihos (R-Glen Ellyn), will sponsor an "Honor a Veteran" event Oct. 4 at Glenbard South High School, 23W200 Butterfield Road in Glen Ellyn.

From 7 to 9 p.m., local veterans and their families will be treated to free entertainment and refreshments. Pihos also will give each veteran a certificate of appreciation.

Families wishing to have a veteran recognized at the event should contact Pihos' office at 630-858-8855 or community@sandrapihos.com and provide the veteran’s name, branch of service and number of years of service.

Entertainment will include “The Legacy Girls,” a trio of women who perform songs from the 1950s and 1960s.

Guests are encouraged to bring their worn or torn American flags to the event, where a flag retirement box will be available. The collected flags will be taken to the American Legion for proper retirement.

Watch Now

Player embeded on all SLM instances for analytics purposes.

Hinsdale police seek to identify burglary suspect

More videos »
 

Reader Poll

What kind of business do you most frequent in your town?
Restaurants
Bars
Retail (shopping)
Service (salon, spa)

COOKIES:
ZONE:
LAT:
LNG:
CAT:
CHAN:
CITY: