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Bristol to hold Veterans Day ceremonies on Tuesday

Bristol to hold Veterans Day ceremonies on Tuesday

In honor of American veterans, the Bristol Veterans Council and the RI Veterans Home will host events on Veterans’ Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11. The first event will take place at 8:30 a.m., with a wreath laying ceremony at the War Memorial Garden, behind the Burnside Building on Hope Street. A religious service will be offered

Military vehicles make their way up the Veterans Home main driveway as part of the annual Cruise In program. Photos by Manuel C. "Manny" Correira.

‘Cruise In’ raises thousands for veterans

Draped against a lush green background on the grounds of the Rhode Island Veterans Home, the fourth annual “War Veterans Tribute Cruise In” was another great success, according to Cruise In Chairman Jerry O’Connell. The event raised more than $10,000, with all proceeds to be used for enhancing the living experience of the residents of