News 8’s Gil Simmons joins vets, volunteers at Branford Yacht Club for ‘Take a Vet Fishing’ event

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BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Veterans had a chance to cast a line Saturday out in Branford.

The Branford Yacht Club hosted a ‘Take a Vet Fishing’ event for local military veterans with fishing, barbecue, and live music.

News 8’s Chief Meteorologist Gil Simmons – himself a Marine Corps veteran – took us there and spoke with organizers and participants.

Watch the full interview in the video above.

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