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Articles written by Rebecca Weber

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  • What Will You Be Doing on Memorial Day? Here are Some Ways to Mark Its Solemn Message

    Rebecca Weber, Association of Mature American Citizens

    What will you be doing on Monday? Will you stop at 3:00 PM to observe the National Moment of Remembrance? Will you say a short prayer or, at least, stop what you are doing for a second to think about the men and women of our armed forces who gave their lives so that we could spend the holiday weekend at ease? It's not much to ask for in return. And, after all, it is also Memorial Day. No one will blame you for basking by the sea or by the pool. Nor will they criticize you for joining your...

  • Did You Know May is Military Appreciation Month?

    Rebecca Weber, Association of Mature American Citizens|May 17, 2021

    Memorial Day will be celebrated on May 31 this year and, once again, it will be defined as the unofficial beginning of summer -- a time for raucous parties and barbecues and the opening of beaches, pools and amusement parks. Have fun, is the motto. And, that's not necessarily a bad thing, as long as you take the time to reflect on the true meaning of the holiday. It's a day to remember the brave men and women who gave their lives to protect our lives. In fact, May is Military Appreciation Month...