Lakeville Journal

Beginning in the 1860s with the placing of flowers at the graves of soldiers, sailors and others who died during the Civil War, and officially designated by Congress in 1968, Memorial Day has become a day of acknowledgment of the sacrifices and heroism of those who have served in our military, and the more-or-less start of summer.

Memorial Day observances will be held throughout the region on Monday, May 30. 

Ashley Falls

A parade featuring local veterans, the Sheffield Fire Department, the selectmen, the...