Veterans Day http://wrvo.org en Oswego honors veterans, dedicates Iraq and Afghanistan memorial http://wrvo.org/post/oswego-honors-veterans-dedicates-iraq-and-afghanistan-memorial <p></p><p>A small crowd gathered at Oswego's Veterans Memorial Park earlier today for a Veterans Day flag lowering ceremony and memorial dedication for members of the military lost in Iraq and Afghanistan.</p><p>The cold, rainy weather did not stop veterans and their families from attending the event, where the national, state and POW/MIA flags were lowered, folded and given to Oswego Mayor Thomas Gillen for safe keeping through the winter months. The flags will be raised again on Memorial Day.</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 19:06:19 +0000 Gino Geruntino 46980 at http://wrvo.org Oswego honors veterans, dedicates Iraq and Afghanistan memorial Veterans Day about more than just a day off http://wrvo.org/post/veterans-day-about-more-just-day <p>Veterans Day for many people means no school and shopping the sales.&nbsp; But for veterans, the day means the recognition of their service to this country. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:40:34 +0000 Ellen Abbott 28983 at http://wrvo.org