2010-08-05 / Front Page

Volunteers needed to raise, lower flags

Attention early risers: Your help is needed this Monday, Aug. 9, at 7 a.m. at East Ferry Memorial Square to help raise the flags of more than 100 island veterans in honor of Victory Day, a Rhode Island state holiday celebrating the Allies’ victory over Japan during World War II.

Help is also needed to lower the flags at 3 p.m. on Monday.

All of the flags flown have been donated by the families of island veterans.

For more information, call Bruce Livingston at 423-0627.

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