Ceremonies held around the Metro to honor Veterans

Willamette National Cemetery

Following the ceremony in the park, the ceremony will move to the roundabout on the eastside of town.Parking will be available in the Schwans and Olon Industries parking lots.

Local businesses and organizations are showing their appreciation for those who've sacrificed so much by offering freebies and discounts to veterans and active military members for Veterans Day 2017.

Several hundred people gathered on a sunny, but chilly Friday morning for the Paducah Veterans Day parade and ceremony. No newspaper will be delivered and the Washington Carnegie Public Library will not be open. The route then proceeded east on Lakeside to E. 9th Street, south toward Roadway Drive, north toward Rockwell Avenue, west to Ontario Avenue, north to Lakeside and ended where it began at City Hall.

Denny's honors veterans with special offer - Servicemen and women are invited to Denny's to enjoy a free Build Your Own Grand Slam from 5 a.m.to noon on Veterans Day. The event, presented by Sonoma Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1943, American Legion Post 489 and AMVETRS Post 55, begins at 11 a.m. The parade will pause at 11 a.m. the Central Square.

Eminem Drops New Single 'Walk On Water' Featuring Beyoncé
He will also perform at the MTV EMA on Sunday (Nov. 12) and on "SNL" on Nov. 18. From there, Em raps about his drug addiction and expectations.

The seventh annual Veterans Day Welcome Home Celebration at the Veterans Affairs Long Beach Campus will be held from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. and include live entertainment and games for the entire family.

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner will host the annual "Houston Salutes American Heroes" Veterans Day celebration event in honor of Houston's veterans, as well as first responders and volunteers who helped the city through Hurricane Harvey.

The ceremony includes remarks from Huey Smith, a World War II veteran. Boy Scout Troupe 29 will also place flags and crosses on graves at the cemetery. A 1975 law returned it to November 11, beginning in 1978.

Related News:

  • Clinton Dismisses Brazile Book Claims: 'That Just Wasn't the Case'

    Clinton Dismisses Brazile Book Claims: 'That Just Wasn't the Case'

    Brazile later corrected the president that she did not say the actual primaries were "rigged". This was not a criminal act, but as I saw it, it compromised the party's integrity".
    Gold medalist Aly Raisman says USA  national team doctor sexually abused her

    Gold medalist Aly Raisman says USA national team doctor sexually abused her

    Larry is now awaiting his sentencing for separate charges and could face life in prison if convicted on any of those allegations. In the past, Nassar and his attorneys have defended the intra-vaginal and intra-rectal procedures as accepted medical practice.
    Giants angry about 'cowards,' 'rat' that anonymously ripped Ben McAdoo

    Giants angry about 'cowards,' 'rat' that anonymously ripped Ben McAdoo

    Goodson, Devon Kennard and Keenan Robinson are out and Jonathan Casillas and Calvin Munson are questionable. Raanan reports the Giants recently sent their vice president of player evaluation to scout Rosen.
  • Veterans Day 2017: Best free meals & military discounts, deals

    Veterans Day 2017: Best free meals & military discounts, deals

    National Parks: As a way to acknowledge Veteran's Day, the National Park Service is offering free entry into all National Parks. All veterans and active duty military personnel can choose a complimentary meal from a select menu on Veterans Day 2017.
    Taylor Swift's sixth album

    Taylor Swift's sixth album "Reputation" is finally out

    Once the album is sent to the streaming services and prepared for release, it can be officially posted in a matter of hours. In 2014, she removed her song catalogue from Spotify and kept her music off the streaming site until earlier this year.
    Disney Confirms New

    Disney Confirms New "Star Wars" Trilogy With Rian Johnson

    In 2015, the Star Wars franchise returning to theaters with its long-awaited seventh episode, The Force Awakens . Abrams) and Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (who were replaced by Ron Howard).
  • China Removes Foreign Ownership Limits on Banks, Fund Firms

    China Removes Foreign Ownership Limits on Banks, Fund Firms

    Changes to foreign ownership rules on Chinese financial firms are effective immediately, a vice finance minister said on Friday. Also, in May, China pledged to allow foreign credit rating agencies to form wholly owned units in the market.
    World Cup victor  Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

    World Cup victor Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

    The Guardian contacted the player to expand on what had happened and she told them: "I was in shock and completely thrown off". Blatter denied the incident took place and responded, via a spokesman, to say: "This allegation is ridiculous ".
    Vehicle  hit pedestrians near Toulouse - Three injured

    Vehicle hit pedestrians near Toulouse - Three injured

    The driver is believed to be of " Asian origin " with a history of " psychological troubles ", Le Figaro newspaper reported. The police said that the 28-year-old driver deliberately drove through the group, but he was not on the terror watch-list.
  • China's Biggest Shopping Event: What Is Singles Day?

    China's Biggest Shopping Event: What Is Singles Day?

    Each year Alibaba holds a slickly produced live-streamed and televised countdown gala that has become more and more extravagant. Singles Day is a made-up celebration that gained popularity in China as an alternative to Valentine's day.
    Disney to charge less than Netflix for its streaming service

    Disney to charge less than Netflix for its streaming service

    The House of Mouse will also develop an original live-action Star Wars TV series for its direct-to-consumer SVOD service . Iger spoke at length about the streaming service, which still doesn't have an official name, during an investor's call.

    Second daughter for Andy Murray and wife Kim

    He tried to come back at the US Open in late August, although conceded that he was too ambitious with the benefit of hindsight. After taking the first set 6-3, Federer was interviewed and said that if someone brought him a kilt, he'd wear it.


Most liked

Our plan to close the gender pay gap
It could take over 100 years to close the gender pay gap if progress remains at current levels, a charity has warned. This inequality carries through to later life, as women's retirement prospects are generally worse than men's.

Breakfast at Tiffany's comes to life at NY store
The Blue Box Café will serve American classics, for breakfast and lunch, and will also offer tea service. In 2012, it was added to the US National Film Registry at the Library of Congress .

Compensation for broadband users
But by 2019, United Kingdom customers can expect timely fixes for the broadband ... or automatic money back in their accounts. Ofcom has warned it will take as many as 15 months to implement, which would give a launch date of February 2019.

Nicki Minaj's Brother Jelani Maraj Found Guilty of Child Rape
This photo provided by the Nassau County Police Department shows Jelani Maraj , 37, on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in Mineola, N.Y. The Associated Press reported a jury found Maraj guilty of predatory sexual assault November 9 following deliberations.

Top Catalan lawmaker makes bail, cleared to get out of jail
Forcadell left the Alcala Meco jail close to Madrid in an official Catalan parliament vehicle shortly after 2 p.m. (1300 GMT). The 58-year-old Forcadell , is under investigation about her role in proclaiming the independence of Catalonia.

United Kingdom industrial output jumps in September
Year-on-year, construction output rose 1.1%, short of the 2.2% forecast and down from a revised 3.9% rise for August. Industrial production rose 0.7 per cent in September, ahead of expectations of a 0.3 per cent rise.

Cryptocurrency Revenue Plunges For NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $2.36 Billion for the current quarter. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas stated it has 0.11% of its portfolio in American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL).

After Invading Octagon at MMA Event, Conor McGregor Clashes With Referee
Another video has surfaced on Twitter showing McGregor continuing his bad behaviour after the earlier incident. He eventually got to Goddard and continued to point his finger at him and Goddard slightly pushed him again.

Alabama may elect Moore anyway
To some conservative pundits, the lesson of previous scandals was that Republicans had been bullied too easily. As of Friday morning, the senators' pictures still appear on the online link to Moore's fundraising appeal.

Stylish Melania Trump has a $800 answer for all the 'shoe police'
First lady Melania Trump attends a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 9. Upon arriving in China, President Donald J.

MOP issue can not be heard in open court, says Supreme Court
The said petition was being heard by a bench headed by the present Chief Justice of India. The happenings in the court on Thursday, too, were intriguing.

Moscow plans retaliation to "US pressure on Russian media"
RT has become a focus of the USA investigations into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. This is not the first time Russian Federation has criticized the USA for taking actions against its media outlets.

Driverless Bus Crashes on First Day
They will also examine how pedestrians, cyclists, and other cars react to it. Police gave the truck driver a citation. The driverless future is coming.

EPA approves bacteria-infected mosquitoes to fight Zika
To tackle the mosquito-problem, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the release of lab-reared mosquitoes . The country has allowed large-scale releases of such mosquitoes in response to an epidemic of the Zika virus that began in 2015.

Tata Motors triples profits with strong JLR sales
The company has been grappling with losses in India as its commercial vehicles models ceded market share to Daimler and Volvo. The second-quarter retail sales at JLR grew 5% to 1.49 lakh units, with its top market China clocking an increase of 27%.