Memorial Day

Things to Do on Memorial Day Weekend

May 25, 2016

Memorial Day began as a day to honor those who have died in our nation’s service. It is also the official kickoff to summer. Growing up in the Garden State, I found we have many traditions celebrated right here in New Jersey. Here are a few ways to bring in the summer and enjoy yourself […]

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Top Vacation Destinations for Memorial Day Weekend

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Memorial Day is a holiday tradition that began in order to honor the soldiers of the Union and Confederate Armies who died during the American Civil War. Eventually this day came to be a remembrance for all those deceased veterans of wars fought by American forces. When planning my long holiday, family vacations, I of […]

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Party Ideas for Memorial Day Weekend

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Most people consider Memorial Day weekend to be the start of summer and I, for one, agree. Bring on the warmth, sunshine and beach days! Originally, it was known as Decoration Day and celebrated our lost veterans from the Civil War. After World War I, it became a day of remembrance for all fallen military […]

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Memorial Day Is Almost Here!

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