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  1. Massena community gathers for Veterans Day commemoration ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... of the armistice. This is a great gesture by a sitting president,” Mr. Cockayne said. “Unlike Memorial Day, Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans, living or dead, but especially gives thanks to the living veterans that ...

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  2. On This Day, Nov. 13: Holland Tunnel opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    ... one as thousands of people pay their respects at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall during Memorial Day weekend in Washington, D.C., May 27. On November 13, 1982, thousands of veterans of the Vietnam War march on Washington, D.C., to ...

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  3. Massena community gathers for Veterans Day commemoration ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... of the armistice. This is a great gesture by a sitting president,” Mr. Cockayne said. “Unlike Memorial Day, Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans, living or dead, but especially gives thanks to the living veterans that ...

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  4. Community marks 30th anniversary of war memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Texarkana Gazette

    ... War and the rest from Vietnam," Beck said. During the last three decades, the memorial has served as a site for Memorial Day and Veterans Day celebrations and POW-MIA commemorations, as well as for World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War ...

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  5. Harvard Honors Veterans on World War I CentenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Harvard Crimson

    ... most people normally associate with it, in the sense that there is a huge distinction between Veterans Day and Memorial Day, and it's not the majority of people's fault that they get the two mixed up," he said. While Memorial Day commonly recognizes ...

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  6. Volunteers attempt to fulfill the needs of the area community hit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    ... Wednesday, September 6, 2017. The United Orthodox Synagogues organized a flood response committee during the Memorial Day flood of 2015 that remobilized last week with Hurricane Harvey's flooding. A kosher dinner is served to community members and ...

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  7. Veterans' Day, 2018Read the original story

    Monday | Between The Lines

    This column publishes every Sunday through Thursday around noon U.S. Central Time except whenever a significant national holiday falls on the Monday through Friday associated with the otherwise-usual publication on the previous day . In my opinion, in addition to these are also Easter Sunday, Memorial Day and Veterans' Day.

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  8. Bourbon On The Rocks Nov-12-2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | RedState

    Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday Nov-12-2018 has Duke talking about what we do in recognizing our veterans on days other than Nov-11 and Memorial Day each year.

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  9. Why we call it 'Veterans Day' and not Armistice Day - or Veterans' DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chicago Tribune

    ... a day to honor and remember now-deceased veterans as well. That could lead some to confuse the observation with Memorial Day, which is a day in late May set aside to honor those military personnel who died in the service of the United States, ...

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  10. Revealed: Trump sulked in Europe after his dreams for a grand military parade evaporatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Raw Story

    President Donald Trump takes a moment before taking the stage during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., May 29, 2017. President Donald Trump spent the weekend in France, skipping World War I commemoration events and apparently sulking in front of the television, instead of enjoying the grand military parade he'd once envisioned for himself.

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  11. Veterans Day 2018: What's open, what's closed (11/12/18),...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | NJ.com

    ... Nov. 12. Veterans Day, which celebrates the service of all military veterans, is sometimes confused with Memorial Day , the holiday in late May that honors those who died while serving in the military. Sunday, Nov. 11 marks the 100th anniversary of ...

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  12. In Our View: Honoring VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | The Columbian

    ... a.m. today at The Historic Trust of Vancouver along Officer's Row. Veterans Day is significantly different from Memorial Day, although they both recognize this nation's military. Memorial Day honors those who died in service of the nation, while ...

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  13. 100 years ago todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | American Thinker

    ... Day, November 11 was later changed to Veterans Day, honoring US military veterans both living and dead. Memorial Day, at the end of May, originally called Decoration Day because of the post-Civil War custom of decorating the graves of the fallen ...

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  14. Whata s Going On: An American tragedy: The forgotten holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Journal

    Christmas, New Years, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day immediately come to mind. Then there's the holidays a few of us get to stay home for, including Presidents Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Columbus Day.

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  15. Take the time to recognize a veteran todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Altoona Mirror

    ... this nation's military services during the country's more than two centuries of existence. That contrasts with Memorial Day, observed in late May, which remembers members of the military who died during the course of serving this country. The ...

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  16. 5 things to know about Veterans Day 2018 Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | WPXI

    ... Nov. 11 as Veterans Day. There is still some confusion about the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day. Both are patriotic holidays but Memorial Day, celebrated on the last Monday in May, honors men and women who died while serving in the ...

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  17. World War I: The Indian soldier in foreign battlefieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Times of India

    Today, November 11, is the centenary of Armistice Day a memorial day observed in Commonwealth of Nations member states since the end of the war and the UK says it has not forgotten the contribution of Indians. Last week, British PM May, said: "We must never forget that over 74,000 soldiers came from undivided India and lost their lives, 11 of them won the Victoria Cross for their outstanding bravery."

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  18. Veterans events: Show your support for our vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | UnionLeader.com

    Today is Veterans Day, which remains Nov. 11 each year. It is unlike Memorial Day, which has been all but lost to a Monday, summer-starting holiday.

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  19. York County Food Bank to hold 12th Annual a Cranksgiving Yorka York...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | York Dispatch

    ... of operations and programs for the food bank, said the bank had an extra amount of perishable items after the Memorial Day holiday, during which the bank skipped its normally scheduled food offering. In addition to its Food for Families each Friday, ...

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  20. Why we honor our veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... weekends for federal employees by celebrating four national holidays on Mondays: Washington's Birthday, Memorial Day, Veterans Day, and Columbus Day. Try not to confuse Veterans Day with Memorial Day, when we honor those who have died while in ...

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