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Merry Christmas to all and have Happy New Year!

To all Post members: Please renew your memberships.  If you can before the end of the year, all the better – Thank you! You can renew online by going to http://www.mylegion.org or Mail your check for $40 to: The American … Continue reading

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Veterans helping Veterans

Here is another example of Veterans helping Veterans by members of AL Post 170.  A Veteran and Post member called to say he had to clear out his mother’s apartment in a Senior Living Complex in Canon City and he … Continue reading

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American Legion 100th Anniversary Celebration

On January 8, 2019, Westcliffe Post 170 celebrated the 100th anniversary of the formation of the American Legion.   The American Legion is our nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards For Troops

On December 14, 2018, 18 people (Post members and along with some family members) attend a Christmas Card writing party at the Saddle Club.  Thanks to their efforts, 2100 Christmas Cards were written and sent to deployed troops from Fort … Continue reading

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Cub Scouts Present New Charter Membership

The Post is proud to sponsor the newly rechartered Cub Scout Troop 114. Thank you to the pack members who attended to present the charter, to Ted Johnson for his leadership, and to Doug Burgdorff for his dedication and hard … Continue reading

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