Normandy

President Obama Praises D-Day Allied Troops
``These men waged war so that we might know peace.''
That's what President Barack Obama said today of the men who stormed the beaches at Normandy 70 years ago today.
More than 160-thousand allied troops landed on the French coastline in 1944...
City Honors the Fallen in Memorial Day Ceremony
World War II veteran and New Bedford resident Eddie McLane was the keynote speaker at Monday's Memorial Day ceremony at Clasky Common park. The 91-year-old talked about how he entered Normandy by glider ahead of the D-Day invasion. He recalled the harrowing experience ...