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Memorial Day

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Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway Spots

For your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.

05/12/2014

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Perfect Pair: Best Craft Beers To Serve At Your Summer BBQ

Try some variety with your next barbecue, and seek out some specialty craft beers instead of the regular brews. These craft beers pair exceptionally well with your carefully grilled meats.

05/12/2014

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Gravesite Of North Hills Founding Father Vandalized

Police are investigating a bizarre theft in the North Hills.

05/29/2013

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Mt. Lebanon Soldiers Honored With Monument

The words “in honor of those who served” say it all at a Mt. Lebanon Veterans Memorial.

05/27/2013

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Soldiers And Sailors Remember Civil War

Memorial Day was commemorated at Soldiers and Sailors hall in Oakland.

05/27/2013

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Medal Stolen Right Before It Was To Be Given To D-Day Vet

He was a fine soldier regarding the circumstances, loss and his heroic service to his country.

05/27/2013

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The Counterculture Of ‘Hobohemia’

Years after the Civil War, homeless men swept into the county and began a counterculture referred to as “hobohemia.”

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Memorial Day Honors U.S. Heroes

Memorial Day means family, cook outs and remembering those who gave the ultimate sacrifice so we can have this lifestyle.

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Thousands Attend Lawrenceville Memorial Day Parade

While many people were preparing for cookouts at the end of a long weekend, the true meaning of Memorial Day is to honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our freedom.

05/27/2013

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List Of Memorial Day Closures

Today is Memorial Day and there are several closures around the area.

05/27/2013

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Many Local Soldiers Gave Their Lives In The Past Year

They are the faces of just a few of the fallen soldiers from our area who gave their lives while serving our country this past year.

05/26/2013

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Vets Remembered For Memorial Day

Veterans and their families gathered at the war memorial in Monessen to honor so many who have given so much to their country.

05/26/2013

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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.

05/13/2013

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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.

05/13/2013

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Memorial Day Celebrations In Pittsburgh

Patronize, volunteer and enjoy one or more of these great Memorial Day Events.

05/13/2013

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