Memorial Day

Memorial Day services were held in Hyde Park. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio's Karen Twomey)

Memorial Day Services Held Throughout Commonwealth

Memorial Day Services were being held throughout the Commonwealth Monday.


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Keller @ Large: How Can We Honor The Meaning Of Memorial Day?

Going to war is one of the most serious decisions we make, and I don’t doubt that education about it and sober reflection on it should be a year-round priority.


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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Has Memorial Day Lost Significance?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu takes a look at Memorial Day and asks if the holiday has lost significance.


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WBZ Water Cooler: Local Chef Offers Tips For Your Memorial Day BBQ

At The WBZ Water Cooler: It’s Memorial Day. That means it’s time to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice, the troops.


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Beverly Cancels Memorial Day Parade Due To Lack Of Veterans

The city has cancelled its annual Memorial Day parade for what’s believed to be the first time since the end of the Civil War.


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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

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.


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Boston Area’s Best Memorial Day Celebrations

Boston is giving residents and visitors plenty of ways to remember the fallen on Memorial Day, 2013.

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Washington Monument

Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

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.


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AP: 45% Of Iraq/Afghanistan War Veterans Seeking Disability

America’s newest veterans are filing for disability benefits at a historic rate, claiming to be the most medically and mentally troubled generation of former troops the nation has ever seen.


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Keller @ Large: Give Facebook, Twitter, E-Mail A Rest For Memorial Day

I hope you get a chance today to pay your respects to the men and women who gave their lives for our country.