Best Memorial Day Events For The Family In Washington, 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.
D.C. Opens Memorial to 9 Killed in 2009 Red Line CrashA memorial honoring the nine people killed in the 2009 crash on Metro's red line is opening.
Montgomery County Holding Fallen Officers MemorialThe Montgomery County police department is holding a memorial service to pay tribute to fallen officers.
Marine Corps Memorial to be Restored After $5.4M DonationThe famous bronze U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial overlooking Washington that depicts Marines raising the American flag at Iwo Jima during World War II has begun turning green with age but now will be restored with a $5.37 million gift.
Hundreds Pack Memorial Service for 6 Killed in Md. Mansion FireHundreds of people packed an Annapolis church to mourn six family members killed in a massive fire at a waterfront mansion nearly a month ago.
City of Alexandria Dedicating Cemetery Memorial The City of Alexandria is dedicating a memorial honoring African Americans who died in the city during the Civil War.
Transgender Woman Killed In Baltimore Remembered SaturdayFriends and family of a transgender woman killed in Baltimore gathered at a memorial service on Saturday, exactly one month since her body was found in an alley.
Memorial Honoring Injured Veterans Nearing Completion in D.C. The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial will be the first memorial in Washington dedicated to veterans who come home with life-changing injuries.
D.C. Officials Break Ground on Metro Memorial District of Columbia officials broke ground Sunday on a memorial for nine people who were killed in a 2009 Metrorail crash.
Kerry Commemorates D-Day At Family's French Ancestral EstateThe U.S. secretary of state is Saint Briac — the small French town that's home to his family's ancestral estate.
Debate Continues Over Cross-Shaped War Memorial In Md.The American Legion is seeking to intervene in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a cross-shaped World War I memorial in Maryland.
Va. to Honor Transportation Workers Killed on Job A vigil will be held this week in Albemarle County to honor transportation employees killed in roadway work zones.