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By Jennie Melvin
URA and Main Street 

Notes from Town Square: The American Legion in GR

 

March 8, 2017



Have you ever wondered exactly who are the American Legion and what do they do?

I spoke to Tom Niemiec, Adjutant of the American Legion Tom Whitmore Post 28 in Green River to get some insight.

Tom told me that the American Legion has always been around in Green River, but in 2014 they revitalized a building at 38 North Center Street in downtown Green River. Their goal was to re-energize their presence and impact in the community. They were able to remodel the building using money raised by donations, raffles and other activities. They also received a grant from Home Depot for building mat...



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