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Pastor Rob McCoy: “Tyranny not easily confronted”

Pastor Rob McCoy: “Tyranny not easily confronted”

By Michael Hernandez SANTA BARBARA—“Tyranny is like hell, it is not easily confronted,” said Pastor Rob McCoy to a crowd of 120 gathered Memorial Day morning at the Santa Barbara West Beach near the Pier for a “Get Back To America” rally. McCoy urged the crowd to engage in politics and work for the campaign […]

‘Decorating The Graves Of Comrades’: Memorial Day Celebrated More Than 150 Years Ago

‘Decorating The Graves Of Comrades’: Memorial Day Celebrated More Than 150 Years Ago

Neetu Chandak | Education and Politics Reporter Memorial Day was first observed more than 150 years ago to honor Civil War soldiers, but it did not become an official holiday until 1971. It was initially known as Decoration Day and first widely celebrated on May 30, 1868, according to PBS. “The 30th of May, 1868, is […]

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Encourages Public to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Responsibly

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Encourages Public to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Responsibly

Ventura County, Ca. – This weekend is Memorial Day Weekend, and as we slowly travel down the road to reopening, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office encourages everyone to listen to advice from public health officials and be responsible during these trying times. “This Memorial Day weekend will be much different than years before due to […]

The Simi Valley Police Department Encourages Public to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Responsibly

The Simi Valley Police Department Encourages Public to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Responsibly

Simi Valley, Calif. – This weekend is Memorial Day Weekend, and as we slowly travel down the road to reopening, the Simi Valley Police Department encourages everyone to listen to advice from public health officials and be responsible during these trying times. To help protect you and your family, the Simi Valley Police Department will […]

Tierra Rejeda Scouts Memorial Day Flag Placement – SIGNUP!

Tierra Rejeda Scouts Memorial Day Flag Placement – SIGNUP!

  The Conejo Valley Memorial Day Flag placement is ON at Pierce Brothers Memorial Park in Westlake.  We will still be holding this event this year albeit a little different than in years past. This will be more of a family centric event rather than a Troop one. See link below to sign up for […]

Army Widow, Founder Of Tragedy Assistance Program For Survivors (TAPS) Discusses How To Heal For Memorial Day

Army Widow, Founder Of Tragedy Assistance Program For Survivors (TAPS) Discusses How To Heal For Memorial Day

William Davis | Contributor    Bonnie Carroll is an Air Force veteran who lost her husband in a tragic plane crash, and is now dedicating her life to helping others who share a similar experience. Carroll helped found the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) in 1994 after her husband Tom died in an Army […]

War Crimes Pardons: A Terrible Memorial Day Idea

War Crimes Pardons: A Terrible Memorial Day Idea

  By Thomas L. Knapp On May 16, 2008, near the town of Baiji in Iraq, 1st Lieutenant Michael Behenna, US Army, murdered a prisoner.  That was the verdict of the jury in his 2009 court martial, anyway. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison, but paroled in less than five. On May 6, […]

United States Naval Officer Mike Garcia Releases Video Commemorating Memorial Day

United States Naval Officer Mike Garcia Releases Video Commemorating Memorial Day

Today, Former Naval Officer and fighter pilot, and current candidate for Congress, Mike Garcia, released a video commemorating Memorial Day and remembering those who sacrificed their lives in defense of the country. Titled “Always Remember, Always Honor”, the video uses footage personally taken by Mike Garcia during his nearly 20-year career in the Navy. The […]

WATCH: A Memorial Day Message From The Men Who Guard The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

WATCH: A Memorial Day Message From The Men Who Guard The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Justin Caruso | Senior Media Reporter   The Daily Caller recently had an opportunity to talk with the sentinels who guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. WATCH:      “Many people think that the ultimate sacrifice is giving up your life. But these soldiers […]

Why Memorial Day

Why Memorial Day

  Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Memorial Day 2019 occurs on Monday, May 27.  Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades. Memorial Day 2019: Facts, Meaning & […]

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