Folks across Maine celebrated Memorial Day in many different ways. Some visited cemeteries remembering their loved ones, others took a vacation trip and enjoyed time with family, many had backyard barbecues, while there were those who marched in or observed parades that honored our veterans. The news reports below provide a glimpse of how we honored our servicemen; whether their service took place in WW II or on the battlefields of Iraq or Afghanistan.
"Fallen heroes remembered in Waterville, Madison", Morning Sentinel, May 31, 2010.
"Gov. Baldacci Offers Reminder of Memorial Day's Meaning", WMTW.com, May 31, 2010.
"Sailors From BNAS In Last Memorial Day Parade", WMTW.com, May 31, 2010.
"Off to Kabul, in pursuit of local stories from far away", Portland Press Herald, May 30, 2010.
"Photographer captures National Guard soldiers in civilian workplaces", Sun Journal, May 17, 2010.