VFW Sets Grand Opening For April 1-3

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Decatur – VFW Post 99 has set the grand opening of its new facility for April 1-3.

Post 99 is the oldest VFW post in Illinois.  It has been located at an aging building at 925 N. Water Street since the 1940’s.

The new location is 3915 N. Cowgill behind the Thornton’s gas station at the corner of Mound & MLK.  The post is open to the public.

The new VFW hall will have a large banquet facility, bar and full service restaurant.  It will also have pool tables and video gambling machines.

The VFW will also hold a fundraising event later in the month.  It is scheduled for Sunday, April 17th 11am-9pm. 

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