While the first official day of summer 2014 doesn’t occur until June 21, the season gets underway a little earlier with the advent of Memorial Day on May 26. Some of Atlanta’s most beloved destinations and attractions will play host to a slew of activities throughout the three-day Memorial weekend.
We took the time out, to remember our Veterans. Thank you for your service; we appreciate you. Click the audio links to hear the conversation…
How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.
Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama calls it “the most wrenching decision” that he’s had to make — the decision to send troops into harm’s way. At Arlington National Cemetery on this Memorial Day, […]
Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer. See what the holiday really means and why it falls on the last Monday in May.
ATLANTA (WAOK)- In case you hadn’t noticed, gas prices at the pump just keep going up. A gallon of regular unleaded gas in the Atlanta Metro area is now selling for between $3.45 and $3.49 on […]
The weather was fantastic, the food was delicious and Atlanta turned out in great numbers once again for the 34th annual Atlanta Jazz Festival. Check out pictures .
Humorist Al Dukes offer a few tips for the Memorial Day weekend.
The Atlanta Jazz Festival is a free jazz festivals. Memorial Day weekend, the festival features show-stopping performances at Piedmont Park. The festival is produced by the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, free and […]