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2 hrs ago | Watersblogged

Kick Off Summer Fun with Tennessee's Memorial Day Festivities

Memorial Day honors the brave men and women who have sacrificed their lives for America's freedoms.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Tennessee, Food, Bar-B-Q, Entomology, Science

6 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

In recognition of this year's harsh winter one Central New York...

Students in Skaneateles schools have caught a break from this winter's harsh weather.They're getting an extra-long holiday weekend.


Related Topix: Skaneateles, NY, Education Etc., Life, Holidays

11 hrs ago | KCOL-AM Fort Collins

Memorial Day Weekend Is Going To Be Great

I'd like to personally invite you to the Veteran's Plaza this upcoming Memorial Day weekend.


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15 hrs ago | Pacific Sun

Memorial Day Singles Dance

Most singles do NOT go away on holiday weekends and are looking for something fun.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Redwood City, CA

19 hrs ago | The Island Packet

'Voice' winner to perform for Memorial Day in DC

Organizers are announcing plans Thursday for the Memorial Day festivities on May 25. The lineup this year includes Colin Powell along with Danielle Bradbery from "The Voice."


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Wed Apr 23, 2014

BAPA Plans Saturday Fundraiser for 2014 Memorial Day Parade

The Beverly Area Planning Association's Memorial Day Parade Committee is hosting a fundraiser from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at O'Rourke's Office, 11064 S. Western Ave. The Beverly Hills/ Morgan Park/ Mt.


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Huntington News

Civil War Op-Ed: Saturday, April 26 is Confederate Memorial Day

Some states also observe this Southern holiday of remembrance in May and June. An Annual Confederate Memorial Day event will take place this Saturday at the last home and Presidential Library of Confederate President Jefferson Davis on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.


Related Topix: Georgia, Georgia Government, Life, Holidays, Libraries, Atlanta, GA, University of Georgia, Opinion

Return of Hit the Floor Among VH1's Summer Lineup

VH1 has been bringing the heat all year with ratings up +33% in the adult 18-49 demo year-to-date.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Wasilla, AK

The Virginian-Pilot

D-Day Memorial to unveil bust of founder May 26

A bust of a veteran who spearheaded the effort to establish the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford will be unveiled on Memorial Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Virginia

Daily World

St. Landry Parish veteran memorial nears completion

In anticipation of many visitors in the near future, volunteers at the St. Landry Parish Veterans Memorial placed hundreds of engraved paving bricks on the Walk of Remembrance that leads to the monument on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Opelousas, LA

Asbury Park Press

When is a hot dog more than just a hot dog?

Ten thousand hot dogs ... that's a whole lotta franks. But starting next month, it's a goal of The WindMill to distribute that many hot dogs -- and provide plenty more meals -- to those who need them, through the 10,000 Hot Dogs Campaign.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Food, Dining, Little Silver, NJ, Beef, Meat

The Intelligencer

Council Listens to Concerns About Pool, Opening at Risk

Benwood Council on Tuesday approved raises for the manager and groundskeeper at the Benwood Pool, but members also heard concerns that repairs at the pool might not be complete before its scheduled opening Memorial Day weekend.


Related Topix: Benwood, WV, Life, Holidays, Marshall County, WV

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Daily Camera

Boulder Creek Fest derby hooks alternate fishing hole for 2014

Randy Giggery and his son, Braydon, of Frederick, fish at the Evert Pierson Memorial Kids' Fishing Pond near Boulder Creek in 2012.


Related Topix: Frederick, CO, Natural Disasters, Flood, Life, Holidays

Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

Ellisville Memorial Day celebration to include parade

The Ellisville Veterans Memorial in Bluebird Park will be the site of the city's Memorial Day celebration on May 26, which this year will include a parade.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ellisville, MO

The Alternative Press

Fanwood Scotch Plains Memorial Day Parade Committee Announces Annual Concert and Parade

The Fanwood Scotch Plains Memorial Day Parade Committee has announced that the third annual Memorial Day concert will be held on Sunday, May 25th at 6:30 PM at the Fanwood train station.


Related Topix: Scotch Plains, NJ, Life, Holidays, Fanwood, NJ, Veteran Affairs

Free Republic

Confederate Memorial Day of Southern memories

Memorial Day in America was first held in the South in honor of both the soldiers of Confederate gray and Union blue.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Libraries, Atlanta, GA, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Cape Gazette

Kent Vietnam Veterans to dedicate Huey May 26, Memorial Day

A ceremony at 2 p.m., Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, will see the dedication of a UH-1 Huey helicopter by Kent County Chapter 850, Vietnam Veterans of America.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Dover, DE, Veteran Affairs, US Military, US Army, Hunter Army Airfield

Ruidoso News

Veterans prepare cemetery for Memorial Day

Veterans groups will be cleaning the cemetery at Fort Stanton next month in preparation for Memorial Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Fort-Stanton, NM, Ruidoso, NM, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln


music festivals in seattle outdoor music seattle magazine

This was the year Sasquatch grew a bit too big for its britches. After adding a second full weekend of live shows to the wildly popular music fest at the Gorge Amphitheatre, event promoters had to cancel the bonus round due to weak sales.


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The Lebanon Daily News

Organizations invited to participate in Lebanon Memorial Day parade

The parade will step off at 9:30 a.m. on Cumberland Street and finish with a ceremony at Monument Park at Eighth and Lehman streets at about 11 a.m. A wreath-laying ceremony will follow afterwards at the Mount Lebanon Cemetery soldiers block.


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