Best Memorial Day Events for the Family in D.C.Each Memorial Day holiday, the Nation's Capital pays tribute to the brave fallen soldiers who sacrificed their lives in service to our country. Whether you choose one of the areas many military sponsored events or a more social entertaining event, we remember and pay honor to our brave servicemen and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms with celebrations throughout the metro region.
3 Must Have BBQ Recipes To Kick Off SummerSummer is here, and so is barbecue season. Try these three tasty recipes instead of your usual boring standbys.
Research & Honor Your Family's Military History This Memorial DayMemorial Day is a great time to research your family's military history or learn a little more about your own past. Here are some helpful ways to start researching your past today.
Vietnam Veterans Make Emotional Visit to The Wall for Memorial DayFor many Vietnam veterans, coming to D.C. on Memorial Day is an annual tradition, but it's a pilgrimage that never gets any easier.
7-Year-Old in Serious Condition After Near-DowningA 7-year-old is in serious condition after the child nearly drowned at a community pool, officials say.
Obama Pays Tribute to Fallen Service Members at ArlingtonPresident Barack Obama is paying tribute to the nation's fallen service members at Arlington National Cemetery, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns and saying Americans "can never fully repay the debt" to those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Journalism Students Aim to Dispel Myths About VeteransWishing living U.S. military veterans a "Happy Memorial Day" might be well-intentioned but misses the mark on an occasion meant for remembering those who lost their lives.
Metro, MTA Schedule on Memorial Day; Road Closures in D.C.Planning on using public transportation, or driving around the District this Memorial Day?
Annual Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' Honors VeteransThe roar of motorcycle engines filled the air in the nation's capital on Sunday as thousands of bikers saluted military veterans with the Rolling Thunder "Ride for Freedom."
American Idol Winner to Sing National Anthem at Concert"American Idol's" newly crowned winner will sing the National Anthem at the National Memorial Day concert.
Performers Rehearsing for National Memorial Day ConcertPerformers are rehearsing for Sunday's National Memorial Day Concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.
Md. Civil War Sites Mark Memorial Day With Flags, ParadeMaryland's two biggest Civil War battlefields are marking Memorial Day in distinctly different ways.