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Veterans Day Observed November 12th

  • Posted by Barrington Hills
  • On November 9, 2018

Village Hall offices will be closed Monday, November 12th, in observance of Veterans Day.  For Emergencies, dial 911.  For Non-Emergencies, dial QuadComm at 847-428-8784.

We thank and honor all Military Veterans for their service.  Five facts you may have not known about Veterans Day:

  1. Veterans Day does NOT have an apostrophe.
  2. Veterans Day is NOT the same as Memorial Day.
  3. It was originally called Armistice Day, commemorating the end of World War I.
  4. For some inexplicable reason, the bill set Veterans Day commemorations for the fourth Monday of every October.
  5. Other countries celebrate Veterans Day as well.

For more details, visit Five Fact to Know About Veterans Day.

 

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