Memorial Day

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Dad Protests Child’s School Being Open On Memorial Day

A father protested his child’s school being open on Memorial Day calling it “disrespectful.”

05/27/2014

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Best Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Memorial Day

Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.

05/12/2014

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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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J.J. Watt, Texans Remember Military On Memorial Day

Check out tweets from Texans players honoring the military this Memorial Day.

05/27/2013

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Fashion/Style Friday: Planning That Memorial Day Celebration!

Memorial Day is about remembering our service men and women and firing up the grill, having fun with friends and just being able to enjoy a day off.

05/24/2013

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Memorial Day: The Heroes We Honor In Our Hearts Forever

As much as many of us need the relaxation and the fun, Memorial Day is not only a day for great BBQs, wonderful friends and festive times on both land and water.

05/24/2013

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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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Texas Lawmakers: Concealed Guns Bill Needed Following College Shooting

This week’s gunfire at a Houston-area college prompted new calls Wednesday for allowing concealed handgun license holders to carry their weapons into Texas college buildings and classrooms as a measure of self-defense.

01/23/2013

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