Calvin Knight was with his family at Sandy Beach Park in Rio Vista, Solano County coroner’s office Deputy Jackson Harris said.
Should rain sprinkle down Monday at some point, it will be the first time rainfall has hit the Bay Area on Memorial Day in 20 years.
Hundreds gathered at San Francisco National Cemetery at the Presidio Monday to participate in the events marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War and to pay special tribute to World War II veterans.
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.
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Commemoration of all the men and women who have died in military service takes place at parks and cemeteries around the Bay Area.
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.
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.
A Mountain View mother of a fallen soldier makes an annual trek to Washington every year to remember her son and talks about the importance of an organization called Gold Star Families for Peace and how she doesn’t think war is the answer.
Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer. See what the holiday really means and why it falls on the last Monday in May.