01/27/17 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | American Legion Auxiliary members, from left, Rita Gates, Mary Dudley-Luecker and Dot Ross, with Valentine care boxes going to Veterans Hospital for female vets.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | American Legion Auxiliary members, from left, Rita Gates, Mary Dudley-Luecker and Dot Ross, with Valentine care boxes going to Veterans Hospital for female vets.

Every year, as part of a veterans affairs and rehabilitation program, the American Legion Auxiliary of Shelter Island Mitchell Post 281 prepares Valentine’s Day gift baskets filled with toiletries and personal items for the women veterans at the Women’s Wellness Center at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center.  (more…)