The North East VFW Post 4789 and the American Legion Post 105 held a Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 31. The service was held to remember and honor all the men and women who sacrificed their lives so that Americans could live in freedom. Thank you to all of them and to their families that lost loved ones. Thank you to everyone who attended the service and to those who made the service possible.
Every year, the North East VFW Post 4789 awards scholarships to students who are sponsored by a member of the Vets Club or a previous member of Post 4789. The student must be accepted to an institution of higher learning for the fall semester. The scholarships are for $1,000 each. This year, the Post awarded scholarships to Ellie Malesiewski to attend Gannon University, sponsored by Tom Malesiewski; and Alessandra Marie Sank to attend Mercyhurst University, sponsored by Rebecca Sank.