Besides being the unofficial kickoff to summer, Memorial Day is a day for commemoration and remembrance of those who passed away while serving in the United States Armed Forces. In the Boston area, the whole weekend has various events going on from parades to tours and exhibits to special activities.
There’s something for everyone this weekend in the Boston area.
How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.
Boston is giving residents and visitors plenty of ways to remember the fallen on Memorial Day, 2013.
Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.
Everyone longs for summer, barbecues, and cookouts. Whatever your specialty, there are grilling gadgets galore to make the job easier and even more fun.
I hope you get a chance today to pay your respects to the men and women who gave their lives for our country.
Boston Harbor Cruises is announcing a partnership with the Wounded Warriors project in which the cruise company will donate money for one week this summer to the organization.
Boston Mayor Menino and other guests gathered Sunday to honor veterans on this Memorial Day weekend.
It’s the unofficial kickoff to summer in New England, and for most people it’s a three day weekend. That gives you plenty of time to mix up your normal routine with some of the best Arts that Boston has to offer.
National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.
The nation’s capital may have the most visited war memorials in the country, but there are other places of remembrance worth seeing.
The Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer movie season. And what a season it’s turning out to be. From sequels to superheroes, we have a roundup of the most anticipated films of the year.