South Florida Celebrates Memorial Day With Ceremonies, Parades

Residents gathered in cities throughout South Florida Monday to honor soldiers and veterans on Memorial Day

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    Thousands of runners participated in a Memorial Day 5K run in Weston. (Published Monday, May 26, 2014)

    Residents gathered in cities throughout South Florida Monday to honor soldiers and veterans on Memorial Day.

    Parades and memorials were held in Miami-Dade and Broward with several services paying tribute to our fallen heroes.

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    Ceremonies were held in Pembroke Pines, Plantation, Davie, Miami, Fort Lauderdale and elsewhere. A "Fallen Soldier Memorial" was unveiled in Margate, while "The Valor of the Brave" mural was unveiled in Miami Beach.

    Thousands of runners also took part in a Memorial Day 5K in Weston.