Members of the Forest Lake VFW Post 4210 and American Legion Post 225 visited a Lakes International Language Academy first-grade classroom last week on a special mission.
A first-time event set for Saturday, Feb. 16 will combine two fun concepts to raise money for a good cause. The 2013 FLake Festival ‘Four’th of July Mini Golf Pub Crawl is a new fundraiser for the American Legion Post 225’s annual Fourth of July celebration. Teams of four will play mini golf at each [...]
While it’s hard to imagine what triple-digit temperatures feel like while the mercury is actually dipping below zero, the dreary heart of winter can lead to daydreams of summer fun.
What if the American Legion and VFW suddenly lost much of their financial ability to help the community? What if the Forest Lake Area Athletic Association (FLAAA) had to pick and choose which groups of youth to continue funding?
The American Legion Auxiliary held their annual “Shop ’Til You Drop” craft show and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1 at Legion Post 225, 355 W. Broadway. Many resourceful Santas had been busy in their workshops, creating imaginative gifts that the recipients will treasure. The clean, bright room with [...]