OP-ED | 3 things Gold Star families want you to know this Memorial Day, by Joanne Steen

Memorial Day is one of America’s long-standing holidays that has been in place since the end of the Civil War. When it was first observed, it wasn’t a three-day weekend known for mega sales, cookouts or the unofficial start of summer; it was a day of remembrance and gratitude for those who died in service to their country… [Read the entire piece in Military Times].