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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

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Memorial Day Getaways Close To The Bay Area

Just some of the best Memorial Day getaways close to home include Calistoga, Healdsburg and the Monterey Peninsula…

05/17/2014

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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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How To Celebrate Memorial Day In The South Bay

Dating back to the Civil War, Memorial Day is celebrated on the last Monday in May as a way to honor all fallen American soldiers. Here is a list of the five best South Bay events that commemorate our fallen heroes.

05/09/2014

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San Francisco’s Top 10 Outdoor Drinking Destinations

What could be better than kicking back with a cold drink on a gorgeous day to celebrate San Francisco’s September summer. The city is host to hundreds of bars with a place to plant outdoors, from deluxe to dive. Just in time, here’s your Top 10 Outdoor Drinking Destinations. Cheers!

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Memorial Day Celebrations Around The Bay

Commemoration of all the men and women who have died in military service takes place at parks and cemeteries around the Bay Area.

04/23/2013

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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.

04/13/2013

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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.

04/13/2013

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U.S. War Memorials

The nation’s capital may have the most visited war memorials in the country, but there are other places of remembrance worth seeing.

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2011 Summer Movie Preview

The Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer movie season. And what a season it’s turning out to be. From sequels to superheroes, we have a roundup of the most anticipated films of the year.

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Our Country’s National Parks

National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.

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