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May 27 – Birmingham Memorial Day Service

May 2nd 2019

May 27 – Birmingham Memorial Day Service Birmingham, MI – The City of Birmingham will host its annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 27, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in Shain Park, adjacent to City Hall, located at 151 Martin Street. The patriotic program includes addresses of historical interest, popular songs, wreath laying at the […]

Royal Oak forms Committee for Memorial and Veterans Events

June 27th 2018

Royal Oak forms Committee for Memorial and Veterans Events (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- For years the Royal Oak Memorial Society has planned events such as services on Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day. However, that will change now that the City Commission has voted to move all Veterans and Memorial related […]

Holly Memorial Day Parade May 28

May 5th 2018

Holly MEMORIAL DAY PARADE Monday, May 28th, 10 AM  The Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10 AM, commencing on the corner of S Saginaw and E Maple Streets. The Parade will head East on Maple Street then travel North on Park Avenue. Once reaching Lakeside Cemetery, a ceremony will take place. ****** Visit the Event […]

2017 Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade Pictures

May 29th 2017

2017 Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade Pictures (Ron Arnold, May 30, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – The spirit of Memorial Day filled Downtown Royal Oak as hundreds gathered for the annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday.  School bands played patriotic songs as community groups and political figures marched among Veterans and others honoring the men […]

2017 Ortonville Memorial Day Parade Pictures

May 29th 2017

2017 Ortonville Memorial Day Parade Pictures (Marisa Prince, May 29, 2017) Ortonville, MI – With patriotic music, classic cars, and tributes to Veterans and soldiers lost in war, the Ortonville Memorial Day Parade brought the Brandon Township community together Monday morning.  The parade is a reminder of those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the […]

2017 Farmington Memorial Day Parade Pictures

May 29th 2017

2017 Farmington Memorial Day Parade Pictures (Joni Hubred, May 29, 2017) Farmington, MI – A tradition of honoring lives lost in war continued Monday in Farmington  as the community came together for the annual Memorial Day Parade. Check out other Memorial Day coverage at http://oaklandcounty115.com/?s=memorial+day. Keep up with the latest event listings through Oakland County […]

2017 Novi Memorial Day Pictures

May 29th 2017

2017 Novi Memorial Day Pictures (Andrew Mutch, May 29, 2017) Novi, MI – Memorial Day is a time to honor those who gave all in service to the country.  On Monday the City of Novi held two events in honor of the holiday.  There was a Memorial Day service at the Novi Civic Center and […]

MI Casualties of Iraq/Afghanistan Remembered in Ferndale Memorial Day Parade (video)

May 30th 2016

MI Casualties of Iraq/Afghanistan Remembered in Ferndale Memorial Day Parade (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 30, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Over 200 people marched silently along Woodward Ave, then West 9 Mile, holding signs with pictures of military personnel and the dates of their deaths.  The faces of soldiers, many in their late teens and […]

Pictures from the 2016 Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade

May 30th 2016

Pictures from the 2016 Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade (Ron Arnold, May 30, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Thousands of people lined Main Street for the annual Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade.  Memorial Day honors the lives of those lost in war.

Cannon Fire & Speeches Part of Pleasant Ridge Memorial Day Service

May 30th 2016

Cannon Fire & Speeches Part of Pleasant Ridge Memorial Day Service (Thomas Treuter, Barbara Winter, May 30, 2016) Pleasant Ridge, MI – Following a gigantic “boom,” smoke from cannon fire billowed onto Woodward Avenue and 10 Mile Road on the morning of Memorial Day 2016.  The service, held in the park near Pleasant Ridge City […]