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Memorial Day

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Our Debt We Pay On Memorial Day

Enjoy sights and sounds from the Milford Memorial Day parade edited to a poem that defines an American and Memorial Day.

CBS 62–05/28/2013

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Metro Detroit Man’s Homage To World War Two Vets

Sean Tracy of Wixom has built about 100 models for local veterans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

Memorial Day parade in Dearborn. (WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Dearborn Parade Honors POW/MIA Veterans

A big crowd as always for the Dearborn Memorial Day parade, one of the biggest such parades in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

Anthony Romolino and family enjoy the parade. (WWJ/Terri Lee)

St. Clair Shores Honors Vets With Memorial Day Parade

Marching bands, military vehicles, law enforcement officers on horseback. It’s all a part of St. Clair Shores annual Memorial Day parade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2013

Southfield Mayor Brenda Lawrence speaks next to girl scouts during a Memorial Day tribute to veterans. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

City Of Southfield Remembers Those Who Served This Country

Southfield resident Andrew Johnson served in the Army from 1962 until 1965 as a specialist E-5 with Army Intelligence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2013

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Memorial Day Guide In Metro Detroit: Parades, Tigers, And More

There are plenty of activities going on in metro Detroit this holiday weekend.

CBS Detroit–05/24/2013

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Traffic Alert: Memorial Day Weekend Road Work

Due to the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, MDOT will suspend most road work and remove restrictions wherever possible, but that doesn’t mean those orange barrels are going anywhere.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

Heather Graham attends the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures' "Hangover Part 3" at Westwood Village Theater on May 20, 2013 in Westwood, California.

Memorial Day Movie Guide

There are some notable films being released on Memorial Day weekend. The third chapter of ‘The Hangover,’ series, ‘The Hangover 3,” will be released on May 23rd.

CBS Detroit–05/24/2013

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1.1 Million Memorial Day Travelers Launch Summer Vacation Season

An estimated 1.1 million Michigan residents will travel 50 miles or more on vacation during the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, launching the 2013 summer travel season, according to AAA Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

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Just In Time For The Holiday: Rising Gas Prices

AAA Michigan says prices at the pump jumped 10 cents over the past week to a statewide average of $3.88 a gallon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2013

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