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Where we live: Town of Tonawanda

Town of Tonawanda

An evening of fireworks, live music and a ceremony honoring the town’s Korean War veterans is planned for July 3 at the veterans’ memorial in Kenney Field.

Veterans should receive a letter from the town inviting them and their families to the event. Application forms are also available at all Youth, Parks and Recreation Department facilities, town officials said in a release.

The event will begin with a presentation to veterans of Certificates of Appreciation. A two-hour concert of patriotic tunes by the 80-piece American Legion Band of the Tonawandas will begin at 7:30 p.m. followed by a fireworks display.

This week:

• A work session of the Kenmore Village Board begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the mayor’s office at the Municipal Building. A regular meeting follows at 8 in Council Chambers.

• “Tales from Ebenezer, N.Y.,” including the story of Town Line, the Erie County community that seceded from the Union in the Civil War, will be examined by town historian John Percy in a free presentation at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Tonawanda-Kenmore Historical Society, 100 Knoche Road. Call 873-5774 for more information.

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