|News Release||City of Inglewood|
Public Information Office
One Manchester Boulevard
Inglewood, CA 90301
Fax: (310) 412-8788
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
|PRESS RELEASE 042110|
|Subject :||Memorial Day Ceremony: City Remembers War Veterans |
|Contact :||Ed Maddox 310-412-5301|
Event: Monday, May 31, 2010
Press Coverage: OPEN
Inglewood, CA (April 21, 2010)-- On Monday, May 31, 2010, the City of Inglewood will host its 62nd Annual Memorial Day Celebration. The ceremony will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. in front of the Memorial Obelisk Monument at Inglewood City Hall's South Mall located at One Manchester Boulevard.
The Cityâ€™s commemorative ceremony will celebrate the lives of war heroes from the City of Inglewood, and also pay tribute to the courageous men and women who are currently serving in the armed forces. This yearâ€™s memorial will be extremely significant as we reflect on sacrifices of past years and remember the many brave servicemen and women who have given their lives fighting to preserve our freedom.
Over 20 local and community-based organizations will take part in the ceremony. The public is invited to join the City of Inglewood in paying tribute to the nationâ€™s and Inglewoodâ€™s heroic servicemen and women.
For more information about this event, contact the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department Cultural Office at (310) 412-8700.