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3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
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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7 hrs ago | Daily World
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.
11 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press
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.
Randy Giggery and his son, Braydon, of Frederick, fish at the Evert Pierson Memorial Kids' Fishing Pond near Boulder Creek in 2012.
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.
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.
Memorial Day in America was first held in the South in honor of both the soldiers of Confederate gray and Union blue.
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.
Veterans groups will be cleaning the cemetery at Fort Stanton next month in preparation for Memorial Day.
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.
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.
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)
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.
Now that you're warmed up, it's time to improve your status as you prepare for the 4-mile Advance Memorial Day Run.
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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If the funding falls into place, Warren will look a lot more red, white and blue this summer than it has in years past.