Chicken BBQ to Go on Sunday, Aug. 7

Utica Post 229 is offering a Chicken BBQ from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 7, and it's "takeouts only."

"If you are hankering for a picnic-style Sunday dinner at home, or even at the park, then here's your chance to enjoy a quarter BBQ chicken, salt potatoes, corn on the cob and a slice of watermelon -- without having to do any preparation," noted Post Commander Christopher Urban. "And it's only $8.50 per take-out."

Just stop in at the post at 409 Herkimer Road in North Utica to place and pick up orders. Orders may also be placed in advance by calling 315-793-9377 or emailing