Tag Archives: VFW

Members of the Smolkis, Drury, and Leblanc families hosted a Christmas dinner for veterans and their families Sunday at the VFW in Prospect.

Prospect family decides it’s better to give than receive

PROSPECT — It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes, or bags. Like the Whos down in Whoville, the Smolkis, Drury, and Leblanc families know…

Borough remembers decorated veteran

NAUGATUCK — In the late 1960s, as the Vietnam War became increasingly unpopular, veterans of that war felt discouraged from joining local chapters of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Frederick…

VFW’s lending closet in need of donations

PROSPECT — VFW Post 8075 is seeking donations of wheelchairs for its lending closet. The VFW’s lending closet offers an assortment of mechanical aids including canes, walkers and chair lifts…