A special event will be held at 7 p.m. tonight (Nov. 10) at the LZ Peace Memorial, Midway Village & Museum Center, 6799 Guilford Rd. The memorial will be illuminated for the first time. Gold Star Mothers and Iraq war veterans will participate in the ceremony.
Through the contributions and commitments of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 364 and Control Panels Inc. of Rockford, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is closer to completion.
Memorial dedication will be in the spring of 2005.