Federal observance of Veteran's Day

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Federal Veteran's Day observance is today

Federal Veteran’s Day observance is today (AP photo)

Veterans Day was Sunday, but the federal holiday in observance of it is today.

Government offices, courts, libraries, banks and post offices will be closed. Trash will be collected as usual in Los Angeles. Metro-operated buses and trains, Foothill Transit Lines and Metrolink trains will operate on a normal schedule.

Veterans will be the focus of some activities in Los Angeles today.

The city and Volunteer Los Angeles are holding a Veterans Day of Service to complete projects for veterans and their families. A speaking program is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. at the West Los Angeles Veterans Home on Nimitz Avenue.

This afternoon more than 100 military members and veterans from Wounded Warriors, Operation Mend, Welcome Back Veterans and Veterans in Film and Television will be treated to batting practice at Dodger Stadium.

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