Today is Veteran's Day so be sure to take the time to thank the Veterans and active military service members in your life.
Beyond the personal thanks, lots of businesses around New England and the country are offering special deals and discounts for the men and women who have served. These are well earned benefits! Here's a pretty comprehensive list.
Below is a video to help explain to the kids why they don't have school today. And to all the women and men who are active duty or have served, thank you!
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