Astoria student receives Coast Guard scholarship

The Coast Guard Foundation has awarded a scholarship to Justin Villa, right, of Astoria. Villa, who is the son of Chief Petty Officer Joseph Villa, left, will attend the University of Washington this fall. Coast Guard Foundation Scholarships benefit the children of enlisted men and women who are serving or have served in the Coast Guard, whether active duty, reserve, retired or deceased. For information, go to or call 860-535-0786.

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