The Ravens were supposed to have a practice on Monday, but the team will be taking a field trip instead. The Ravens announced in a statement from coach John Harbaugh that they are taking their players to the Pentagon for a tour and then to Arlington National Cemetery to lay a wreath at the Tomb [more]
People who claim ancestry from Moses J. Ezekiel want the monument he designed gone.
Could a national cemetery monument depicting soldiers and slaves become a flashpoint?
If enough money isn't raised by private citizens to move a Confederate monument in Florida to a private cemetery it will remain on public property, officials decided Wednesday, casting doubt … Click to Continue »
A popular viral item describes the duties and obligations of honor guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Former Montana Republican U.S. Sen. Conrad Burns will be interred Monday at Arlington National Cemetery. Burns was a Marine Corps veteran. He died April 28, 2016, at home in Billings … Click to Continue »
Sibayan's burial followed a day after the services at Miramar National Cemetery for Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass.
An obscure federal law prohibits visitors from carrying flags to the hallowed grounds.
A few days ago, workers with Nicaragua’s National Electric Transmission Company (Enatrel) discovered six large pottery vessels while digging a ditch for a substation to power the new National Baseball Stadium currently under construction in Managua. They called in experts from the archaeological department of the Nicaraguan Institute of Culture (INC) who excavated the site […]
The family of my dear friend and former Washington editor of National Review and president of the National Review Institute sends along the details of her upcoming burial at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday. Both her husband and...Show More Summary
In July of 1844, a pod of bottlenose dolphins showed up in the Potomac River. Surprised, a group of men grabbed their guns and hopped into some boats. They followed the dolphins past the future home of Arlington National Cemetery, past...Show More Summary
Arlington National Cemetery is moving ahead with plans to expand by roughly 50K spaces, extending the cemetery's life beyond 2050.
The Irvine City Council made the right call last week when it voted 3-2 to go with developer FivePoint’s proposal for a veterans cemetery that offers the best chance for properly honoring our nation’s veterans. Or, as Peter Katz, an Army veteran and member of the Orange County Memorial Park Committee, told the council, “The […]
ARLINGTON, Virginia (WDCW) - FBI is seeking information regarding an incident that occurred at approximately 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 29, 2017, in which an adult male inappropriately touched a minor. The incident took place while the...Show More Summary
FBI officials are searching for a man they say inappropriately touched a girl at Arlington National Cemetery. The FBI tells local media that around 11 a.m. Monday, a man repeatedly … Click to Continue »
Plus, the FBI is searching for a man who inappropriately touched a girl at Arlington National Cemetery, and more news. [ more › ]
Authorities said the incident happened during a wreath-laying ceremony on Memorial Day.
Over the past few years, I have made a point of visiting Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, to pay respects to my paternal grandfather, who has been buried there since he died in 2005 at the age of 103. It is always a somber and thought-provoking experience to stand at this old soldier’s gravesite […]
Donald Trump used America’s Memorial Day to momentarily remove himself from the controversy surrounding his administration over alleged links to Russia – visiting Arlington National Cemetery and honouring those who had died in war. It...Show More Summary