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George C. Scott

Four days of tribute and activity for Westminster's 145th Memorial Day observance

The 145th consecutive Memorial Day observance in Westminster is being planned as a four-day event, May 25-28, with numerous activities to honor and pay tribute to veterans.

The celebration, sponsored by the American Legion Post 31, has been coordinated by local resident Arnold "Skip" Amas, and been in the works for more than a year, with a committee including volunteers from across the community pitching in.

The celebration will include familiar aspects such as the traditional Memorial Day Parade on Main Street and the observance at the Westminster Cemetery, as well as additional events including a car show at City hall and a reenactors' encampment at the Carroll...