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A 'lights out' plan to honor fallen soldiers

A 'lights out' plan to honor fallen soldiers

VALPARAISO | If you hear taps being played at sunset in downtown Valparaiso soon, don't think the city administration expects you to turn out the lights and go to bed.

April 05, 2013 10:45 pm Photos

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 Lansing tavern celebrates Marine Corps anniversary

Lansing tavern celebrates Marine Corps anniversary

Marines met at J.J. Kelley's in Lansing to celebrate the Marine Corps' 237th anniversary.

November 25, 2012 12:00 am
 Lansing tavern celebrates Marine Corps anniversary

Lansing tavern celebrates Marine Corps anniversary

Purple Heart recipient Richard Yavenue, of Thornton, was injured in Saipan while serving in the Pacific during World War II when he was just 18 years old. He is cutting the cake as the oldest Marine present, which was then handed off to the youngest Marine present, which was Ryan Hensley, of…

November 25, 2012 12:00 am
Lansing tavern celebrates Marine Corps anniversary

Lansing tavern celebrates Marine Corps anniversary

LANSING | Local Marines gathered at J.J. Kelley's in Lansing on Nov. 10 for a celebration of the 237th birthday of the United States Marine Corps. In attendance were veterans from the Iraq War back to World War II. A cake was provided and Marines received a free meal.

November 25, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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John Silliman to be honored

John Silliman to be honored

VALPARAISO | An unusual ceremony will be held in Carlsbad, N.M., on July 17 to honor John Lloyd Silliman, a Marine killed in Vietnam in 1969, who is buried in Valparaiso.

May 28, 2012 12:00 am Related
Brother honors Marine's service on battleship

Brother honors Marine's service on battleship

As ceremonies are held Wednesday at Pearl Harbor to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack, Nick Soley will be among the veterans there.

December 03, 2011 7:55 pm Photos

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Lowell man commissioned in USMC after PU graduation

Lowell man commissioned in USMC after PU graduation

Joshua Robert Kuiper, of Lowell, graduated this spring from Purdue University with a bachelor's degree in Law & Society and was commissioned May 13 as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps., having graduated with Distinguished Military Honors. One of nine Marines commissioned as a…

June 26, 2011 12:00 am
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