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West Sacramento has two ‘Veterans of Foreign Wars Post’; here, veterans and their ‘ladies auxiliary’ members cruise past the Bryte neighborhood Post 9498 on Lisbon Avenue. (Photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

West Sacramento has two ‘Veterans of Foreign Wars Post’; here, veterans and their ‘ladies auxiliary’ members cruise past the Bryte neighborhood Post 9498 on Lisbon Avenue. (Photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 13, 2013 –

A community group stepped up to make sure West Sacramento had a Veterans Day Parade this year.

Organized  by the Bryte & Broderick Community Action Network (BBCAN) and event chairperson Alicia Cruz, the event wound its way along local streets on the morning of Monday, November 11. City Councilman Mark Johannessen served as announcer.

River City High’s marching band (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

River City High’s marching band (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

Samuel Butler, grand marshal of this year's parade (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

Samuel Butler, grand marshal of this year’s parade (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

The Cub Scout salute (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

The Cub Scout salute (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

At the reviewing stand: event chairperson Alicia Cruz and announcer Mark Johannessen (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

At the reviewing stand: event chairperson Alicia Cruz and announcer Mark Johannessen (photo courtesy of Charlotte Dorsey, BBCAN)

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Steve Marschke

Steve Marschke