Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The 53rd Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade was held in Media on Monday.
MEDIA–Delaware County celebrated its 53rd Annual Veterans Day Parade with thanks and honor to all war veterans, young and old. Watch the video above to hear the speech of a second grader thanking the veterans and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Jr.'s speech. Click here to view our photo gallery from the parade.
Veterans from all wars were thanked and honored at Delaware County's 53rd Annual Veterans Day Parade in Media on Monday.
MEDIA–Delaware County celebrated its 53rd Annual Veterans Day Parade with thanks and honor to all war veterans, young and old. Thousands of parade-goers honored Veterans Day with the 10 area school marching bands–including Paxon Hollow Middle School–numerous ROTC companies, antique cars and war vehicles, local and state officials and of course the veterans, including those in Marple Newtown, on Monday. The 'New Greatest Generation' was the theme heard throughout the day. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Jr. spoke to the crowd saying Veterans Day was about gratitude, gratitude for those who have served our country and their families for the sacrifices they have made. Click here to view our video of the 53rd Annual Veterans Day Parade.
Monday, November 14, 2011
Pennsylvanian native and Vice President of the United States Joe Biden addresses the hundreds in attendance at Media's Veterans Day parade on Friday.
MEDIA–In between high and middle school marching bands and American songs being sung at Media's 52nd Annual Veterans Day parade, Pennsylvanian native and Vice President of the United States Joe Biden made an appearance at the Delaware County Courthouse steps on Nov. 11, reminding the hundreds in attendance that Veterans Day should be every day. Veterans Day Coverage: Check out Media Patch's live blog coverage from Friday's Veteran's Day Parade. See the live photo coverage here and upload your own photos here.
The Paxon Hollow Marching Band were among the many area high school bands that participated in the 52nd Annual Veterans Day Parade in Media on Nov. 11 with special guest of honor Vice President Joe Biden.
MEDIA–Paxon Hollow Middle School's marching band were among the many participants in the Veterans Day Parade on Nov. 11 in Media. From veterans to school bands and a special guest of honor, it was a memorable moment for all who attended. For those of you who weren't reading Patch's live blog on Friday of Vice President Joe Biden's special visit to Media for its 52nd Annual Veterans Day Parade, here are the sights from the parade. Were you at county Veterans Day Parade on Friday? Share your photos and comments with us. Just click "Submit Photo" right here. Remember to include a caption to tell us who is in the photo.
Friday, November 11, 2011
Media Patch will be covering the Veterans Day Parade and Vice President Joe Biden's ceremony live on Friday.
Media Patch will be covering Media's 52nd Annual Veterans Day Parade and Vice President Joe Biden's ceremony live on Friday. Media Patch will be using the Cover It Live application where readers can see real-time updates (just like we did for Hurricane Irene) and participate in the conversation themselves. We want to hear from you. Tell us what you're seeing and upload your own photos as the parade passes you. The Live Blog coverage will begin around 10:30 a.m. and we will be sending live updates and photos of all the parade happenings and Biden coverage we can. For more information on the ceremony and to go to the Live Blog, click here.