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Cub Scout on Memorial Day (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

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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Bay Area Mom Remembers Son Who Died On Memorial Day 2003 In Iraq

While ceremonies are planned across the Bay Area and the country this Memorial Day, one Bay Area mother — whose son was killed in the line of duty — believes the best way to honor the fallen heroes is to help the ones that make it back home.

05/27/2013

Washington Monument

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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