Monday, November 12, 2012
The Brighton Kiwanis Club and City of Brighton decorated downtown Brighton with American Flags in honor of Veterans Day.
Members of the Brighton Kiwanis Club joined Brighton DDA and Community Development Director Matt Modrack to line Main Street in red, white and blue in honor of Veterans Day. The group installed American Flags on light posts on both sides of the street early Friday morning.
Sunday, November 11, 2012
Upload a photo or video of you or a loved-one to be featured on Veterans Day.
Did you or a loved one serve in the U.S. Military? If so, there are bound to be some great photos - dig through that old shoebox; find that file folder or scroll way down on your profile pictures — they’re bound to be somewhere. Whether you were a Marine abroad, a soldier in Germany, or have a loved one who served in Iraq or Afghanistan, Patch wants to see your photos and videos, as well as hear your story. How to Upload your Photo: 1. Click the green “Upload Photos & Videos” button. 2. Click “Choose files to upload.” Select the photo or video you want and click “Open.” Then click “Start uploading.” Make sure to add a caption telling us the story behind the photo! Are you attending any Veterans Day celebrations? Text us your photos at 517-…
Friday, November 9, 2012
Veterans Day is Sunday, Nov. 11.
One way to thank a veteran, according to many businesses: Give them a free meal. Heading up to Veteran's Day on Sunday, Nov. 11, here's a look at some Brighton businesses offering free food, discounts and even Slurpees to veterans and servicemembers, courtesy of themilitarywallet.com. Applebee’s: Applebee’s is again offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Nov. 11. There will be 7 entrées to choose from, beverage and gratuity not included. Military ID or proof of service required. 30686 Lyon Center Drive, New Hudson. Chili’s: Veterans and active servicemembers receive one of seven meals free from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on Nov. 11. Dine-in only, and proof of service needed. 8071 Challis Rd, Brighton. Home Depot: …