Voice of La Jolla: Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial Association and Rose Parade enthusiasts
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Ron Jones, the Voice of La Jolla, sits down for a talk with Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial Association president and CEO Bruce Bailey. He also features local businessman Gregory Wright of Thrivent Financial, who, along with his family, decorated Rose Parade floats in Pasadena along with a busload of challenged athletes and basketball star Bill Walton.

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January 03, 2014
Sorry, but a couple of factual errors.

1. There was no placard or marker to be found anywhere on Mt. Soledad Natural Park nor at the site of the Mt. Soledad Easter Cross to indicate that it was a veterans' memorial until litigation started in 1989, and

2. The Mt. Soledad Easter Cross was dedicated to "Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ" in a dedication bulletin by the grandmother of William J. Kellogg, President of the Mt. Soledad Memorial Association on Easter Sunday, 1954.

Take it down, it is just plain not constitutional.