Flags will be flying today - Memorial Day - (May 26) on many public streets and homes and special ceremonies will be held to honor the memory of American men and women who sacrificed their lives in wars since the American Revolution.
Monterey Park Memorial Day ceremonies are scheduled at 10 a.m. in front of city hall, 320 West Newmark Avenue. Elected officials and representatives of the American Legion will deliver memorial speeches.
Rosemead ceremonies will be held at the Savannah Memorial Ceremony, 9263 Valley Blvd. beginning at 10 a.m.
Alhambra has scheduled ceremonies at 11 a.m. at the Alhambra Park Veterans Memorial located at 500 N. Palm Ave. The city will unveil a newly installed brick memorial, which features the names of Alhambra residents who died while serving in the U.S. military.