memorial

Motorcade procession for late Philadelphia Police Sgt. James O'Connor
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Mike DeNardo
March 20, 2020 - 11:39 am
Dozens of police cars and motorcycles made their way across Northeast Philadelphia Friday morning to honor the life of Philadelphia Police Sgt. James O'Connor, who was killed last week on duty. However, his funeral is postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Kobe Bryant tribute at Super Bowl
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AP News
February 04, 2020 - 3:42 pm
A public memorial has been announced for three of those killed along with Kobe Bryant when their helicopter crashed in foggy weather last month outside Los Angeles. Read more here.
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Mike Fitzpatrick memorial service
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Jim Melwert
January 10, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Hundreds of people paid their final respects to former Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, who died on Monday at the age of 56 after a long battle with melanoma. Read more here.
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The University of Arizona Navy ROTC color guard present the colors during ceremonies on the school's mall commemorating the USS Arizona and Pearl Harbor Day, Tucson, Ariz., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019.
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AP News
December 07, 2019 - 2:26 pm
More than 2,000 people attended a ceremony Saturday to remember those killed when Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor 78 years ago and launched the U.S. into World War II. Read more here.
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Matthew Shepard
Courtesy Matthew Shepard Foundation
CNN
December 04, 2019 - 11:45 am
Matthew Shepard died in 1998 after one of the most notorious and brutal anti-gay crimes in the US. Two decades later, he is being honored through a memorial plaque installed at the Washington National Cathedral. Read more here.
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The City of Philadelphia commemorated the one-year anniversary of the Tree of Life synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh with a memorial candle lighting.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
October 24, 2019 - 12:26 pm
The City of Philadelphia commemorated the one-year anniversary of the Tree of Life synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh with a memorial candle lighting. All people are invited to join the Philadelphia-area Jewish community in synagogue this weekend in solidarity.
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"Temple of Time"
Wilfredo Lee/AP, file
May 20, 2019 - 7:39 am
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A wooden temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting was set ablaze Sunday in a symbolic gesture of healing. The "Temple of Time" public art installation was set afire at a ceremony hosted by the cities of Parkland and Coral Springs...
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Inside the 22nd District police station where Sgt. Robert Wilson III once worked, hundreds gathered to honor the man who sacrificed his life to protect innocent civilians.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
March 05, 2019 - 6:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A memorial vigil was held for a Philadelphia police sergeant who was shot and killed inside a North Philadelphia business by two armed men four years ago. Inside the 22nd District police station where Sgt. Robert Wilson III once worked, hundreds gathered to honor the...
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15 February 2013 - Washington, DC - Harris Wofford, former Pennsylvania Sen., and former CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, waits to receive his 2012 Presidential Citizens Medal, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013.
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Pat Loeb
February 26, 2019 - 4:47 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — A memorial is set for Saturday in honor of Pennsylvania's former labor secretary and U.S. Sen. Harris Wofford at Wofford's alma mater, Howard University, in Washington, D.C. Wofford died on Jan. 21 , but it took some time to plan the proper public send-off. His son, Dan...
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In this Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, comic book writer Stan Lee waves to the audience after being introduced onstage at the "Extraordinary: Stan Lee" tribute event at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File
January 30, 2019 - 1:31 pm
By Andrew Dalton, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Among comics lovers, Stan Lee was as much a superhero as the characters he helped create. Those fans, along with Lee's friends and colleagues, will get to pay their final respects at a Los Angeles memorial Wednesday night for the Marvel...
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