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You know the Uptown VFW as a cozy dive bar, tucked in the back of a nondescript storefront on Lyndale, a place to shovel free popcorn in your face and get cheap drinks and karaoke Bob Seger deep cuts until the early hours of the...

The backroom of the James Ballentine VFW Post #246 in Minneapolis’ Uptown neighborhood looks more appropriate for meat raffles and ladies’ auxiliary meetings than for medical treatments....

MINNEAPOLIS – Step into James Ballentine VFW Post 246 and something strikes you.The place is alive.Alive, sadly, is no longer a given when it comes to VFW halls and the older veterans who've been keeping them going....