Each year, more than 3,500 high school students from across the country participate in the VFW Auxiliary’s Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. The scholarship contest began in 1979 to recognize up-and-coming artists and encourage patriotism in youth. The Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest is open to all students, including home-schooled students, in grades 9-12. Students must be a … read more
The Marine Corps League (MCL), Housatonic Detachment #1129, will hold its regular monthly meeting Monday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m., in the Stratford VFW Post #9460.
The Travis C. Kitchen VFW Post 7788 and its auxiliary are sponsoring several scholarship programs for Milford students in grades 6 through 12. Each of the scholarship programs incorporates a patriotic theme. Prizes are progressive and awarded at local, district, state and national levels. Entries may earn more than $30,000 to be used to further the student’s education. The three … read more