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Disabled Veterans Remembered On Memorial Day

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.

05/28/2012

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Crowds Keep Cool On Memorial Day

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.

05/28/2012

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Veterans Remembered At St. Nicholas Cemetery

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.

05/28/2012

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Lawrenceville Marks Memorial Day With 104th Annual Parade

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.

05/28/2012

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Fallen World War I Hero Receives Long-Awaited Honor In Sharpsburg

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.

05/27/2012

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Black & Gold Sunday: Memorial Day Edition

KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte was live for Black and Gold Sunday at Kuhn’s Market for a special Memorial Day Edition.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/27/2012

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“Pyro Fest” Lights Up Sky Over Hartwood Acres

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.

05/26/2012

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They Gave Their All On The Diamond & Their Life On The Battlefield

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.

93-7 The Fan–05/26/2012

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Gas Prices Fall In Time For Memorial Day Weekend

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.”

05/25/2012

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Canonsburg Salutes Veterans With Banners

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.

05/25/2012

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Students Place Flags At Veterans’ Graves In Allegheny Cemetery

Dozens of students started the Memorial Day weekend by visiting the Allegheny Cemetery Friday morning.

05/25/2012

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Summer Shopping Spree: Memorial Day Sales 2012

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.

05/25/2012

Memorial Day Weekend Discounts

Just in time for the Memorial Day Weekend, some businesses are serving up discounts.

05/25/2012

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Excitement Building For PyroFest At Hartwood Acres

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.

05/24/2012

Pyrofest At Hartwood Acres

Memorial Day is just around the corner. If you’re looking for a way to celebrate, you may want to head to Hartwood Acres.

05/23/2012

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