Scouts place flags for Veterans Day
Scouts from BSA Troop 76 and Pack 200 place flags along East and West Main St. in Mystic Monday, November 11, 2019 for Veterans Day.
The scouts are chartered through St. Patrick Church on East Main Street and along with family members place the flags between Broadway on the Stonington side and Water St. on the Groton side.
The scouts, acting for the Mystic Flag Committee, place flags for Veterans Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, and Columbus Day.
Flags are placed starting at sunrise, around 7 a.m. and the scouts return at 4 p.m. to remove the flags.
Stories that may interest you
The tires on 25 different vehicles were slashed Sunday night in New London, police said.
Before any of these machine-assisted operations were in town, there was another option for car owners in Mystic.
The Board of Education will hold a public hearing Thursday, inviting public comment on the superintendent’s proposed $72.1 million education budget for fiscal year 2020-2021.
“We wanted each student to feel good about themselves when they arrived at school and found a special kindness note on their locker,” Michelle Noehren, chair of the Kindness Committee, said.