Memorial Day

Mare Island
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Jeffrey Schaub
May 25, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Memorial Day services were held Monday morning at Mare Island in Vallejo, at the site of the oldest Naval cemetery on the west coast. The site is being restored for the first time since 1856, where Memorial Day ceremonies have been held at the grave site for 164 years.
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Congratulations Tony from Campbell!
June 28, 2019 - 9:10 am
Tony Ybarra, U.S. Navy Veteran, served as a Hospital Corpsman aboard the USS Consolation during the Korean War, fighting to save countless lives.
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A Memorial Day ceremony at Oak Hill cemetery in San Jose honored a unit of Japanese-American soldiers from World War Two.
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KCBS Radio Overnight News
May 28, 2019 - 12:01 am
Thousand turned out for several Memorial Day ceremonies at San Jose’s Oak Hill cemetery.
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The Bay Bridge.
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Bob Pryor
May 24, 2019 - 3:07 am
It's the unofficial start of summer this weekend with the Memorial Day holiday. What better way to finalize your plans than by consulting KCBS Radio's indispensable Major Timesaver report? Every Friday, traffic reporter Bob Pryor publishes this guide to the weekend's biggest events and offers tips...
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Photo courtesy of Women in Military Service Memorial
May 23, 2019 - 11:39 am
Women veterans are the fastest growing segment of the veteran population and have been serving in the Armed Forces since the Civil War. With Memorial Day around the corner, it's only right to recognize a few of the women who dedicated their lives to serving their country, some of them making the...
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Cars in a traffic jam
May 17, 2019 - 8:58 am
AAA is out with its annual travel forecasts ahead of Memorial Day Weekend and it’s promising to be packed. The auto club is predicting that 43 million people will getting out of town for the long weekend, most of them in cars. “The vast majority of travelers – 37.6 million – will hit the road, the...
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