November 08, 2006
In honor of Veterans Day, a number of ceremonies will be held across the East End on Saturday. In Southampton Village a short parade will be held at 10:45 a.m., beginning at First Presbyterian Church; it will be followed by a service at 11 a.m. and a ceremony on the steps of Veterans Memorial Hall on Pond Lane. In Hampton Bays, the Hand Aldrich post of the American Legion, 55 Ponquouge Ave., will hold an observance at 11 a.m. There will be a memorial ceremony at the World War I monument across from the library in Riverhead at 11 a.m., sponsored by the Riverhead Combined Veterans Association. In East Hampton Village, a parade will be held at 10 a.m., starting at London Jewelers and ending at the Village Green; the parade will be followed by an 11th Hour ceremony at the American Legion Post 419 in Amagansett.