Memorial Day

Lt. Commander Siemens is pictured with Officer Marcus Paulin (left) and Sergeant Todd Dodge (right). (Photo credit: Greenfield Police Department)

Greenfield Police Escort 93-Year-Old Veteran To Parade

When retired Navy Lt. Commander Paul Siemens asked the Greenfield Police Department for a way to attend the town’s Memorial Day parade, officers heeded the call.

05/25/2015

A Memorial Day parade in Somerville (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Make The Effort To Observe Memorial Day

Jon urges everyone to seek out a parade or other Memorial Day commemoration.

05/25/2015

Bridge dedicated to Army Sgt. Leo Forcier vandalized (WBZ-TV)

Bridge Dedicated To Middleboro Soldier Vandalized Before Memorial Day

Veterans placing new flags on bridges around town found the sign defaced with graffiti.

05/22/2015

A truck tows a large American flag during pre-race ceremonies for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images)

Scott Zolak Gets You Ready For Memorial Day Weekend

Scott Zolak knows what Memorial Day weekend is all about, and he wants to get you ready for it.

05/22/2015

Flags on the Boston Common. (WBZ-TV)

Thousands Of American Flags Fill Boston Common For Memorial Day Tribute

The flags remember fallen Massachusetts heroes.

05/21/2015

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Boston

Get out of the house this Memorial Day weekend with these great getaways near Boston

05/16/2015

Barbeque (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

5 Best Ways To Observe Memorial Day

Honor Memorial Day and celebrate the national holiday with these five ideas.

05/13/2015

Napoleon Prestige 500 (Photo Credit: Napoleon Grills)

5 Best Grills To Get You Through Your Memorial Day BBQ

It’s barbecue season! Time to find the perfect backyard grill for you and your whole family. Here are five great options to get you started.

05/12/2015

Child Saluting American Flag (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Teaching Our Children The Importance Of Celebrating Memorial Day

Memorial Day is not just the official start to summer. It’s also an important holiday to pay your respects for those men and women who died in battle.

05/12/2015

37,000 American flags on Boston Common, May 22, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Gold Star Pins To Keep Memory Of Fallen Soldiers Alive

On this Memorial Day the Army is highlighting one of the ways military survivors can make others aware of their sacrifice – they’re called Gold Star pins.

05/26/2014

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