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Businesses for a Better Brookings and Vietnam Veterans of America are posting American flags throughout the Brookings-Harbor community along Highway 101 to celebrate Flag Day, June 14.

The organizations are selling sponsorships for $35 per flag per year. The annual sponsorship includes the initial purchase of the flag, poles and hardware. Flags are posted on 10 holidays a year, said Vikki Nuss of Business for a Better Brookings.

Sponsorship checks may be mailed to Businesses for a Better Brookings, P.O. Box 1500, Brookings, OR 97415.

For information, contact Nuss at (541) 412-0244 or Judy Anderson at (541) 469-2862.

Proceeds benefit Brookings downtown beautification projects and Veterans Helping Veterans programs.


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