• By ANGELA SHELF MEDEARIS

Memorial Day was created to remember those who died while serving our country. The federal holiday originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers.

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ESTELL MANOR – Atlantic County will honor the memories of its fallen military heroes 2 p.m. Friday, May 22 during the 31st annual Veterans Memorial Program to be held at the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery located in the county park, Route 50, Estell Manor.

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CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Middle Township’s annual Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10 a.m., Monday, May 25. The route starts at Memorial Field on Pacific Avenue, continues north on Boyd Street, turns left onto Mechanic Street, then turns left onto Dias Creek Road, ending at American Legion Po…

The Wildwoods will officially kick off the 2015 summer season at the Unlocking of the Ocean Ceremony at noon Friday, May 22 on the beach at Andrews Avenue, next to the Wildwoods Convention Center. A large, ornate key will be used to ceremoniously unlock the ocean and open the summer season.

American Legion Post 469 will be sponsoring Longport’s Memorial Day events, including a parade, a memorial ceremony and a picnic.  All events will take place on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25.  The parade will begin at 11 a.m., starting from the Longport playground at 33rd and Atlantic avenues…

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ESTELL MANOR – Atlantic County will honor the memories of its fallen military heroes 2 p.m. Friday, May 22 during the 31st annual Veterans Memorial Program to be held at the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery located in the county park, Route 50, Estell Manor.

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AVALON –Borough officials will pay tribute to the men and women who died while serving in the armed forces during a Memorial Day parade and ceremony at 9 a.m., Monday, May 25.

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CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Middle Township’s annual Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10 a.m., Monday, May 25. The route starts at Memorial Field on Pacific Avenue, continues north on Boyd Street, turns left onto Mechanic Street, then turns left onto Dias Creek Road, ending at American Legion Po…

The Wildwoods will officially kick off the 2015 summer season at the Unlocking of the Ocean Ceremony at noon Friday, May 22 on the beach at Andrews Avenue, next to the Wildwoods Convention Center. A large, ornate key will be used to ceremoniously unlock the ocean and open the summer season.

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American Legion Post 469 will be sponsoring Longport’s Memorial Day events, including a parade, a memorial ceremony and a picnic.  All events will take place on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25.  The parade will begin at 11 a.m., starting from the Longport playground at 33rd and Atlantic avenues…

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  • By SUZANNE MARINO Staff Writer

NORTHFIELD – A long tradition is being dropped this year. There will be no Memorial Day parade in Northfield; instead there will be a Memorial Day service held at Veterans Park.

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