Flag-lowering, wreath-laying among Veterans events

The U.S. flag at American Legion Post 439 in Saginaw Township was lowered to half-staff on Sunday during a ceremony honoring fallen soldiers.

In total, 28 veterans' organizations also gathered at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Saginaw County Veterans Memorial Plaza in Saginaw.

That ceremony will include a wreath-laying.

Some area businesses also are offering free food and discounts for veterans bearing proof of their service in the U.S. military.