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Memorial honors post 9/11 veterans

On Sunday, veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had a unique memorial dedicated to them: a "Living Wall of Honor" for post 9/11 veterans.

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Tags: veterans, Kathy Stewart

D.C. Dutch community shaken by Malaysia Airlines tragedy

The Dutch embassy opens its doors to mourners Monday.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 07:48pm EDT

Tags: Netherlands, condolence book, Malaysia Airlines, Mike Murillo

Memorials scheduled for reserve Va. police officer

Private and public memorials have been scheduled for a reserve Virginia police officer who was found dead this month.

Thursday - 02/13/2014, 08:00am EST

Tags: Kevin Quick, Staunton,

81 names added to US Fallen Firefighters Memorial

Eighty-one names are being added to the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Md.

Sunday - 10/06/2013, 10:38am EDT

Tags: fallen firefighters,

Navy Yard to be used for memorial parking

Department of Defense employees who are heading to Nationals Park for a ballgame usually park at the Washington Navy Yard. But on Sunday they'll have to find somewhere else.

Friday - 09/20/2013, 12:40pm EDT

Tags: Navy Yard, Navy Yard shooting, Washington Nationals, Nationals

Reflections at MLK memorial ahead of March on Washington

Tens of thousands are expected to take part in upcoming events on the National Mall to commemorate the March on Washington and the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.

Friday - 08/23/2013, 08:11am EDT

Tags: Martin Luther King, I Have A Dream speech, civil rights, Megan Cloherty, march on washington, MLK Memorial


Input sought on Metro crash memorial plans

It was four years ago last week that two Metrorail trains slammed into each other on the Red Line. Now the District and the National Park Service are proposing a memorial to honor the victims and celebrate the heroism of the first responders.

Sunday - 06/30/2013, 07:07am EDT

Tags: Rosemary Frisino Toohey, Metro crash,

World Trade Center beams to be displayed at local memorial

Four steel beams taken from what was left of the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11 attacks have been sitting idle for years. But this weekend, they are finally getting some attention.

Sunday - 06/23/2013, 07:17am EDT

Tags: Sept. 11, Prince William County, police academy

Commission approves memorial to Ukrainian famine

A new monument project is a step closer to construction in Washington that would serve as a Memorial to Victims of the Ukrainian Manmade Famine of 1932 and 1933.

Friday - 09/07/2012, 02:46am EDT

Tags: national planning commission, ukraine famine,

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