American Legion serves dinner to Elgin firefighters Posted in: Lifestyle Last Tuesday, November 2, the American Legion honored a group of local heroes: the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department. They served a warm and tasty meal of brisket, sausage and the fixin’s from Meyers.The first responders make a difference in everyone's life. When you see a fireman or policeman, take a moment and thank them.The American Legion provides aid and assistance to our local veterans. If you want to help us, come to our Italian night at the VFW on the third Friday of each month from 6 to 9 p.m. for an authentic Italian meal, all-you-can-eat for only $10 a ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!