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Travel Guide For Honolulu’s Waikiki

From hotel accommodations to recommendations for dining, use this handy guide to Waikiki to get you around the island.

07/03/2014

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Connecticut Flags Lowered For Mandela, Pearl Harbor

Connecticut’s governor has directed flags to fly at half-staff in recognition of both the death of Nelson Mandela and the lives lost in the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.

12/06/2013

The USS Arizona Memorial, located at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii, marks the resting place of 1,102 of the 1,177 sailors killed on the USS Arizona during the Attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 by Japanese imperial forces and commemorates the events of that day. The memorial, dedicated in 1962, is visited by more than one million people annually. (Photo by Ronen Zilberman/Getty Images)

Family Fights Navy For Return Of WWII Remains

GUILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut family wants the return of the remains of a family member killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor nearly 72 years ago. The New Haven Register reports (http://bit.ly/18R4xpl […]

11/04/2013

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WWII Vet Receives Purple Heart After Being Wounded More Than 70 Years Ago

A local World War II veteran received a Purple Heart medal on Friday, more than 70 years after he was wounded in the South Pacific.

07/05/2013

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Waterbury Honors First City Soldier Killed In WWII

Waterbury has observed Memorial Day by honoring the city’s first soldier who was killed in World War II.

05/27/2013

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Half-Staff Flags Ordered For Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Governor Malloy has ordered flags in the state to fly at half staff from sunrise to sunset Friday, December 7, for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

12/06/2012

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Malloy: Flags Lowered in Honor of Pearl Harbor

Gov. Dannel Malloy has ordered all flags in Connecticut to half-staff in tribute to the 2,390 Americans killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor.

12/07/2011

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