The event thanks those who’ve given the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom, but thousands of troops who served and were badly injured or disfigured made sacrifices too and thoughts were with them as well.
If you were out and about today, it almost looked like the Fourth of July – not Memorial Day. Temperatures were close to 90 degrees in downtown Pittsburgh.
America is a country of immigrants. From the very beginning men and women of many nations have borne arms to protect the freedom they came here to find. Many of them died.
Lawrenceville is home to one of the oldest Memorial Day parades in the country and plenty of people showed up for this year’s event.
While the Memorial Day weekend is often a fun time, it’s meant to honor and remember those who paid for our freedom with their lives.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte was live for Black and Gold Sunday at Kuhn’s Market for a special Memorial Day Edition.
The sky was lit up over Hartwood Acres Saturday. Thousands of people gathered there this Memorial Day weekend for the first-ever “Pyro Fest” celebration and it did not disappoint.
On a weekend where the real meaning of Memorial Day can get lost among the hot dogs, fireworks and fun to be had at a baseball game, Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan’s Vinnie Richichi remembers a few of the men who gave their all on the diamond and their lives on the battlefield.
Gas prices have been going down in recent weeks. It’s all good news for Memorial Day weekend drivers. “I don’t think you’re going to see any increases,” Don Bowers, of Superior Petroleum, said. “I think if anything, you’re going to see some decreases around the area.”
Drive down the main street of Canonsburg, East and West Pike Street, and you can’t help but notice an unusual and somewhat personal banner.
Dozens of students started the Memorial Day weekend by visiting the Allegheny Cemetery Friday morning.
From swim wear to patio furniture to lawn mowers and grilling accessories, if you’re looking to gear up for the summer then there are plenty of sales going on around the area this Memorial Day weekend.
Just in time for the Memorial Day Weekend, some businesses are serving up discounts.
The first-ever fireworks festival here in the Pittsburgh area kicks off Monday, and close to $400,000 worth of fireworks will light up the sky over Hartwood Acres on Memorial Day.
Memorial Day is just around the corner. If you’re looking for a way to celebrate, you may want to head to Hartwood Acres.