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American Legion to Conduct Veterans Day Ceremony Frank Sellers, a Long Beach Veteran’s Hospital representative, will serve as the keynote speaker at an 11 a.m. ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11, honoring Veterans Day. The pubic is invited to join Laguna Beach’s American Legion, which...

New Old Sign Installed

Laguna Beach American Legion past Commanders Dave Connell, left, and Frank Daniel admire the new Veterans Memorial highway sign installed on the outbound side of Laguna Canyon Road. The original American Legion sponsored sign disappeared last year.

Laguna’s VFW Seeks a New Lifeline

Arnie Silverman served in the Korean War as a forward observer for a mortar platoon. Over half a century later, that experience qualifies him to be a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and to serve anew, this time as a mentor with Santa Ana’s Combat Veterans Court, where...

Little League

Just Like Their Sponsor, UPS Store Really Delivers     AAA division team UPS Store celebrates a recent win over American Legion, 9-8.   The first inning looked like it would be a battle of the all-star pitchers with American Legion’s Charlie Pillsbury and UPS’s...

Little League

Morgan Stanley Defeats Legion 16-8   By Jennifer Sweet, Special to the Independent   Little League’s AAA division team Morgan Stanley defeated American Legion when the teams faced off March 15 at Riddle Field.   Cameron Garcia started as pitcher for American Legion...

Legion’s History of Service

By Lee Winocur Field and Marion K. Jacobs Chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919, the American Legion is devoted to advocating on behalf of all armed service members and veterans. But as Laguna Beach’s Post # 222 Commander Frank Daniel explained, “Representing veterans is...