Local groups cooperate to sponsor Ontario event to honor vets with a cup of Joe

Members of the Snake River Correctional Institution color guard lead the way during the Veterans Day parade last year in Ontario. There will be no Veterans Day parade this year, but four local organizations will hold an event at Four Rivers Cultural Center to honor veterans with a free cup of coffee. (The Enterprise/file).

ONTARIO – If you are a veteran and want a free cup of coffee, head for Four Rivers Cultural Center on Veterans Day – Wednesday, Nov. 11.

From 1 to 3 p.m., Heart n’ Home Hospice, Assisting Hands Home Care and Brookdale Senior Living will sponsor the “Thanks a Latte Veterans” event in the cultural center parking lot at 676 S.W. 5th Ave. in Ontario.

“We can’t make the event huge but it will be a little something to show our . . .