Warrior Hike Comes to Big Bear

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Big Bear, CA, May 2, 2015 - In 2012, two veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars decided to hike the Appalachian Trail. Their mission: to raise money by holding fundraisers and collecting donations at VFW Posts in trail towns along the way. By the time their hike ended in Maine, they had stopped at nearly 40 Posts and raised $48,500 which was all … [Read more...]

Vietnam Veterans’ National Day Of Recognition

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 28, 2013 - American Legion Post 584 will “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans” on Saturday, March 30. The post, at 41606 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, will put out a food spread at 3 p.m. for all veterans who served in Vietnam. Interim Commander Bill Wilson said the post celebrates the national day of recognition and looks … [Read more...]

Wounded Warriors Highlighted Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 18, 2012, 6am - A contingent of wounded Marines highlighted American Legion Post 584’s Veterans’ Day Memorial at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center on Sunday, November 11 at 11:11am. About 200 residents, many of them veterans, celebrated America’s military men and women who faithfully served the nation since the … [Read more...]

American Legion Post 584 Hosts Welcome Home for Vietnam Veterans

Big Bear, CA, March 28, 2012, 12:00 noon - Vietnam veterans will receive another “Welcome Home” this Friday, March 30th at 5 pm at the Big Bear American Legion Post 584 located at 41606 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake.  For the third consecutive year, the Legion invites all Vietnam veterans and their families to visit Post 584 and meet with … [Read more...]