Memorial Day

Ceremony honors ‘unsung heroes’

Ceremony honors ‘unsung heroes’

SOLANA BEACH — Remembering “the true heroes of our nation and our community” on a “truly American holiday,” Mayor Mike Nichols dedicated the Memorial Day ceremony at La Colonia Community Park to “those who gave their lives to protect our country, our freedoms and our American way of life.”“These brave men and women gave everything […]

City honors its war veterans

City honors its war veterans

SOLANA BEACH — With the humility so often displayed by U.S. veterans, John Fletcher accepted a proclamation for his service to this country, but said, “There are a lot of men who deserve this more.”

Memorial Day weekend sees fewer DUI arrests than last year

COAST CITIES — Fewer suspected drunken driver arrests were made countywide during the Memorial Day holiday weekend than were made last year during the extended weekend, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Memorial Day at the beach

Memorial Day at the beach

OCEANSIDE — After a chilly start to the 3-day weekend, the weather warmed up and people flocked to local beaches to celebrate Memorial Day on Monday.