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2 hrs ago |

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

6 hrs ago | 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.


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11 hrs ago | 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

15 hrs ago | 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

17 hrs ago | 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.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ravenna (Seattle, WA), West Seattle (Seattle, WA), Rainier Valley (Seattle, WA), Seattle, WA, Greenlake (Seattle, WA)

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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The Jersey Journal

Westfield Memorial Day Parade set for May 26

Plans for the annual Westfield Memorial Day Parade are under way. The parade, scheduled for Monday, May 26, , will have opening ceremonies at the Veterans Memorial Monument beginning at 9 a.m. Participants in this parade are required to assemble in the Lord & Taylor parking lot at 8 a.m. All Westfield organizations are invited to march in this ... (more)


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KMPH-TV Fresno

Ocean Beach fires may be reined in

The San Francisco Chronicle reported Monday that officials are proposing a 9 p.m. curfew on beach fires, to help rein in drunken revelry, unattended blazes and littering.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, US National Parks

From potholes to weather, be prepared while training for the Advance Memorial Day Run

Now that you're warmed up, it's time to improve your status as you prepare for the 4-mile Advance Memorial Day Run.


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Livonia Observer

City of Novi Updates: Be a part of the Memorial Day parade May 26

The Novi Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will provide citizens another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.


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USA Today

Airfare Expert: Finding Memorial Day deals

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Times Observer

Council OKs proposal for 4th of ...

If the funding falls into place, Warren will look a lot more red, white and blue this summer than it has in years past.


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Willamette Valley Wineries issue alert: one month to plan Memorial Weekend at 150 wineries

It's never too early to start planning your Memorial Day weekend in Oregon wine country.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Life, Holidays, Travel