Memorial Day

  • Faith: Memorial Day, Make Love Not War

    I always think of my childhood when reflecting on Memorial Day and the three-day weekend it’s become. I was the only one in my immediate family born in the North. We often would go “down home” for Decoration Day. Some of my southern-born blood relatives were not joking when they disdainfully called me a “Yankee.” 

  • Memorial Day Reflections on My Life

    It's Memorial Day weekend, and ultimately, a time to remember.

  • OpEd: Memorial Day

    As we take time to enjoy the Memorial Day weekend and the official start of the summer season, two topics are swirling in my head as I sit down to write my article. The first topic is Memorial Day itself, a day to remember and honor all Americans who gave their lives serving this country while in military service. The second topic has to do with the beginning of the summer season, which means vacation time to many. Unfortunately for residents of Wilton Manors’ neighborhoods, it means living with the problem of vacation rentals and the constant daily and weekly disruptions they create.