• Memorial Day May 25, 2020 1:29 am

    East Lakeview's Annual WOOGMS Memorial Day Parade Goes Virtual

    East Lakeview’s annual Wellington-Oakdale Old Glory Marching Society’s Memorial Day parade is going virtual on Monday, the organization announced on Facebook. Touting the revised phrase of “Nobody marches. Everybody Watches,” the WOOGMS online celebration will honor veterans as well as health care workers amid the coronavirus pandemic. According to Block Club Chicago, the 57th annual parade will include a...

  • Memorial Day May 24, 2020 9:17 pm

    Memorial Day: Chicago, Suburbs Honor Fallen Service Members with Virtual Ceremonies

    Parades and ceremonies will not be allowed in Illinois this year amid the coronavirus pandemic, but Chicago and many of the surrounding suburbs are not letting the state-wide stay-at-home-order stop them from holding events to honor the fallen. NBC 5 has compiled a list of virtual ceremonies taking place on Monday: Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Ceremony, Facebook and Twitter, On-Going…

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