Top Memorial Day Getaways Near ConnecticutMemorial Day weekend has sentimental meaning for United States citizens, honoring those lives lost while serving to protect our country. The weekend has become the unofficial start to the summer season. If you are looking to travel and plan a getaway this Memorial Day weekend Connecticut and neighboring states have plenty to offer. From festivals, races, beaches, and an all inclusive weekend resort, below are top getaways for Memorial Day in the area.
5 Best Ways To Observe Memorial DayHonor Memorial Day and celebrate the national holiday with these five ideas.
Teaching Our Children The Importance Of Celebrating Memorial DayMemorial Day is not just the official start to summer. It's also an important holiday to pay your respects for those men and women who died in battle.
No Deaths On State Roads During Holiday Travel Period
Perfect Pair: Best Craft Beers To Serve At Your Summer BBQTry some variety with your next barbecue, and seek out some specialty craft beers instead of the regular brews. These craft beers pair exceptionally well with your carefully grilled meats.
Holiday Traffic StatisticsState police say they investigated 281 motor vehicle accidents on Connecticut highways during the Memorial Day driving period, 59 of those involving injuries.
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Troopers Report More Than A Hundred Crashes So Far, This Holiday WeekendSo far, troopers report 133 accidents. People were hurt in 26 of those crashes.
Memorial Day Events, 2013Cities and towns around Connecticut have scheduled events to mark the holiday. Here is a listing of some of them.
Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero's PerspectiveHow 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.
Memorial Day Celebrations In ConnecticutFrom parades to parties, races to food events and from the simple to the sublime, there’s a lot to do on this most memorable day in Connecticut.
Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial DayVisiting 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.