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Armistice Day

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  • 11-11-11

    11-11-11
    Do you see the number 11 everywhere? Does the number keep intruding into your life as if someone is trying to tell you something? Thousand answer yes to both of those questions. They are part of the 11 Phenomena. A growing mass of people who believe we...
  • Take our quiz and test your knowledge of Florida veterans

    Take our quiz and test your knowledge of Florida veterans
    November 11, 2011. Numerologists squeal with delight over days like today. 11-11-11. A trifecta of 11s. Sublime. Or as numerologist Nam Hari Kaur Khalsa declared in a post on Spiritvoyage.com, "The date of 11-11-11 is one of the most powerful shifts in...
  • HdG to observe Veterans Day Monday in Tydings Park

    A peaceful Veterans Day to you, dear readers, Veterans Day, Nov. 11 (observed Monday, Nov. 12), is a tribute to all of those who served in our armed forces. In reality, the day is also titled Armistice Day and Remembrance Day in Canada, in recognition of...
  • How to honor veterans

    An armistice ending the hostilities between Germany and the Allied Nations became effective on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. Armistice Day, which was commemorated for the first time on November 11, 1919, became a legal holiday...
  • Washington, D.C. memorial for WWI veterans sets off debate

     
    As Washington prepares to reopen a spruced up District of Columbia War Memorial, a fight intensifies over whether the often overlooked memorial should be turned into a national World War I memorial....
  • James Murdoch sticks to guns during Parliament appearance

     
    James Murdoch was compared to a mafia boss but didn't get hit with any pies during his more-than-two-hour appearance before a Parliament committee investigating the News Corp. phone-hacking scandal....
  • A meteorological history of Armistice Day

     
    From The Sun's print editions: Baltimore Sun reporter Candus Thomson offers this guest post: The Great War had been over for hours when Baltimore awoke on Nov. 11, 1918. Cold, north winds made the high of 43 degrees feel much......
  • Marines erect cross on Veterans Day to honor fallen comrades

     
    Marines erect new cross at Camp Pendleton to honor fallen comrades....
  • Black Sabbath promises album of new songs to go with 2012 tour

     
    On Friday, the founding members of Black Sabbath took to the old stage at the Whisky A Go Go to announce another reunion tour in 2012, but this time things are much different: the band has begun working on an album of new material, the first from these...
  • Veterans Day: What you need to know

     
    Veterans Day: Veterans Day will compete with all the 11-11-11 hoopla. But here's hoping you can still find time to pause for a moment and give thanks for all the sacrifices made by U.S. servicemen and women, especially those who have perished protecting...
  • Gerald S. Brandis, Allentown Army, World War II

    Gerald S. Brandis, Allentown<br>Army, World War II
    I am a veteran of World War II, age 86. When I was in my growing years, I was taught by my parents that Veterans Day (at that time called Armistice Day) was a day of respect, remembrance and a time for reflection. For my entire life that is the way I have...