Memorial Day: Remembering fallen of decade at war

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Memorial Day will be observed the last Monday in May by Americans across the country. We trace the origins of the holiday. Members of the Armed Forces unveil the flag to celebrate Memorial Day prior to the game between the Chicago Fire and the New York By Jesse Garza of the Journal Sentinel As if […]

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Memorial Day

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Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of the summer season for produce. By the last Monday in May a seasonal transformation is well underway at farmer's markets and produce departments throughout the country. You'll The observance of the Lord's Supper being on the first day of each week is also verified by early Christian historians. […]

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Memorial Day

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The holiday once was dubbed Decoration Day, first observed on May 30, 1868, to honor Civil War dead. After World War I, the scope was extended to cover those who died in service to the nation in all wars. MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION: New Way Christian By Gary Richards grichards@mercurynews.com The Memorial Day weekend kicks off […]

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