Tag: Memorial Day

Remember when Memorial Day was always May 30?

From 1868 to 1970 that date was the official day for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. Some of you may remember. I sure do. As financially strapped students who couldn’t afford… Read More

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Remembering on Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a sad day for so many. Far too many of us have been touched by the loss of a loved one or friend who “gave their tomorrow for our today.” As you enjoy a hot… Read More

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Memorial Day is…

A holiday set aside to remember the men and women who gave their lives while serving this country. Not to be confused with Veterans Day or Armed Forces Day, which celebrate the service of all U.S. military veterans,… Read More

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We Remember: Memorial Day 2012

This Memorial Day weekend along with the hot dogs, hamburgers and swimming, I want to honor and remember those who have gone before with this video of TAPS being played by a ninety-two year old vet. A heartfelt… Read More

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The Merry, Merry Month of May

While many of us consider this month to signal the beginning of summer, we also need to think about all the military centered observances in May. Today is one of four dates set aside for honoring military in… Read More

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