8:00 AM EDT, May 27, 2014
Harford County celebrated Memorial Day 2014 with music, speeches and wreaths to remember those from our county and elsewhere who died defending our freedoms.
11:38 PM EDT, May 26, 2014
Photos from Charlestown Retirement Community, where 1,000 full-sized American flags were flown in a ceremony to honor D-Day veterans on Saturday, May 24.
12:40 AM EDT, May 27, 2014
Memorial Day flag ceremony in Arbutus held by American Legion Dewey Lohman Post 109.
3:37 PM EDT, May 26, 2014
The phrase "old soldiers never die; they just fade away," has long been a staple of soldiers' songs, and it was even uttered by famed Gen. Douglas MacArthur.
4:01 PM EDT, May 26, 2014
"Today we remember those who are not with us because they sacrificed their lives for our freedom," Richard Gebhard, master of ceremonies for Bel Air's 30th Memorial Day Ceremony said in greeting the huge crowd gathered on the green and in the shade of Shamrock Park Monday morning.
5:05 PM EDT, May 26, 2014
From a basic premise of honor for those who have paid the ultimate price comes the beauty of the annual Memorial Day ceremony in downtown Arbutus.
7:25 PM EDT, May 26, 2014
Saturday morning's opening ceremonies for the second annual Field of Honor tribute presented by Hubbard Funeral Home and Charlestown Retirement Community featured speeches, a large crowd and an appearance by the Maryland National Guard Honor Guard.
6:12 PM EDT, May 26, 2014
Wreaths, rifle salutes and speeches about storied military battles lent a somber tone to a sunny, breezy Memorial Day Monday morning at Havre de Grace's Millard Tydings Park, overlooking a Susquehanna River filled with sailboats and other craft.
12:19 AM EDT, May 26, 2014
Laurel American Legion Post 60 and Laurel officials including fire and police join forces in the annual Memorial Day remembrance at Historic Ivy Hill Cemetery in Laurel.
11:39 PM EDT, May 25, 2014
Towson held its annual Memorial Day observance on Sunday, May 25, at the Wayside Cross Memorial located on corner York Road and Shealey Avenue.
3:53 PM EDT, May 24, 2014
The annual Memorial Day observance at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, where officials, veterans and family members come together to honor the state's war dead, is traditionally a somber affair.
7:54 PM EDT, May 24, 2014
Politicians love a good parade, but in this election year, there won't be any candidates screaming "Vote for me" at Monday's Annapolis Memorial Day Parade.
8:05 PM EDT, May 24, 2014
With his fife's high-pitched notes soaring over the enthusiastic throngs that gather each year at historic sites to celebrate Memorial Day, Dave Embrey is an attention-getter.
6:29 AM EDT, May 23, 2014
This schedule will be in effect Monday, May 26:
8:35 PM EDT, May 23, 2014
Gary Moree sorted crabs and stocked his walk-in cooler Friday at Bay Island Seafood, preparing for the onslaught of Memorial Day weekend customers.
11:07 PM EDT, May 23, 2014
For many area families, Memorial Day weekend means a trip to the beach.
11:41 AM EDT, May 23, 2014
This Memorial Day, we should celebrate out veterans with thanks, but also legislative support to ensure we keep our promises to them.
4:48 PM EDT, May 23, 2014
If you are a veteran or in the military, 10 chicken wings at Hooters are on the house on Memorial Day.
11:00 AM EDT, May 22, 2014
Lesley Brinton volunteers with American Legion Post 60 to honor the military.
6:24 AM EDT, May 26, 2014
Memorial Day ceremonies are planned around Harford and Cecil counties Sunday and Monday to honor those who died in the defense of our country and our liberty.
6:00 AM EDT, May 20, 2014
AAA Mid-Atlantic predicts 754,000 Marylanders will travel during holiday weekend.
10:30 AM EDT, May 19, 2014
There will be plenty of sunny, dry weather for barbecues and beach strolls this Memorial Day weekend, according to early forecasts.
6:00 AM EDT, May 21, 2014
Having worked for 40 years in credit management and then part time in various fields until he was 80, one might assume James Wilderson would appreciate the holiday aspect of the Memorial Day weekend.
9:02 AM EDT, May 20, 2014
There were no somber crowds, no guest tents, no military musicians or American Gold Star mothers, not even flags on the flagpoles, as Alan Walden toured the Circle of the Immortals at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens on a chilly, misty morning, two weeks before Memorial Day.
7:27 AM EDT, May 21, 2014
On a wall calendar in their Lutherville kitchen, the Blum family keeps various appointments and relatives' birthdays jotted down in fairly small, neatly written Magic Marker script. But for the week of May 25 to 29, the words "London," "Cambridge" and "Paris" are written in large letters.
8:35 AM EDT, May 22, 2014
When Danielle Dixon directs the Elkridge Young Marines as they serve as the honor guard at a decades-old Memorial Day celebration on Monday, the Howard High School senior will have mixed emotions.