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Arlington National Cemetery

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Best Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Memorial Day

Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.

05/12/2014

Wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery. (WBZ-TV photo)

Maine Company Looking For Help To Honor Fallen Soldiers With Wreaths

A caravan of vehicles bearing Christmas wreaths is making its way from Maine to Washington, D.C. but donations are down this year.

12/09/2013

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Women Fired After Facebook Photo At Tomb Of Unknowns Goes Viral

– The two women who came under fire after their photo at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia angered thousands of people on Facebook have been officially fired from their jobs.

11/21/2012

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Facebook Photo Of Plymouth Woman At Tomb Of The Unknowns Sparks Outrage

Two women have been placed on unpaid leave from their jobs after their photo at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia angered thousands of people on Facebook.

11/20/2012

Air Force Tech. Sgt. Allen J. Avery (Photo Credit: Debbie McBride)

Mass. Airman Missing From Vietnam War To Be Buried

A Massachusetts airman who went missing in action during the Vietnam War will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday.

04/05/2012

Shirley's Leonard Gionet was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday.

Shirley Airman Killed During World War II Buried At Arlington

The family of a local airman killed during World War II waited decades.

09/21/2011

Staff Sgt. Frederick E. Harris had been missing in action for six decades.

Airmen Missing Since WWII Buried At Arlington National Cemetery

It was an emotional day at Arlington National Cemetery for families of 12 servicemen who are finally home.

08/04/2011

Marie Conley

Boston Crossing Guard Given Award Posthumously

A Dorchester crossing guard, who died while shielding a boy from an on-coming car, received one of the nation’s highest civilian honors Friday.

03/25/2011

Staff Sgt. Roy Surabian

Remains Of Medford WWII Vet Coming Home

Staff Sgt. Roy Surabian, a Medford man missing since serving in the Air Force during World War II, is returning home.

02/10/2011

Brown files legislation to fix Arlington Cemetery

  U.S. Senator Scott Brown has filed legislation aimed at correcting problems that allowed bodies to be buried in the wrong graves at Arlington National Cemetery.

09/29/2010

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