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to honor or keep alive the memory of

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to mark (a day or an event) with ceremonies of respect, festivity, or rejoicing

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mark by some ceremony or observation

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call to remembrance

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be or provide a memorial to a person or an event

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Commemorated at |Solihull are Private Edward Bright from the Royal Berkshire Regiment, Driver James Evans (Army Service Corps) and Private James Evans (Royal Welsh Fusiliers).
China, whose government acknowledged the existence of HIV/AIDS among its population only in recent years, commemorated World AIDS Day with an announcement from Beijing that a campaign would be launched to educate millions of migrant workers who flock to urban areas in search of jobs.
The phrase "the ides of March" punctuates the play again and again, serving as a kind of portentous refrain, and this emphasis suggests that the ides of March will become Caesar's "saint's day"; he will be annually commemorated through the vehicle of the ritual calendar.
Liverpool has never officially commemorated the victims of the tragedy but this year's 15th anniversary was marked by the city's bells pealing 39 times.
Lora, from Johnstown, near Wrexham, said: ``I felt that it was incredibly important for this event to be commemorated, as it is almost incomprehensible to my generation just how devastating the tragedy was to the community.
Many events to be commemorated in 2004 are yet again sadly missing, such as the 300th anniversary of Gibraltar.
The City Council on Friday commemorated the silver anniversary of women serving in the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Africa Unite: The Singles Collection commemorates Marley's life on record just as the 2005 Africa Unite concert in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on his 60th birthday (February 6) commemorated it on stage.
Mayors since the formation of the Town Council in 1974 will now be commemorated on an Honours Board while the names of mayors elected after 2004 will also be inscribed on a Roll of Honour.
GLENDALE - During a special meeting that drew nearly 500 people, the City Council late Tuesday reaffirmed an earlier decision to lower the city flag at City Hall today, instead of the American flag, to recognize the Armenian Genocide, which is traditionally commemorated every April 24.
GLENDALE - The deaths of hundreds of thousands of Armenians 85 years ago were commemorated Monday with a program at Glendale High School.
GE Plastics' "LEXAN Innovation Day" was celebrated by more than 500 New York City school children--from Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx--at Grand Central Terminal and commemorated the 50th anniversary of the invention of LEXAN(R) resin, a uniquely strong and lightweight plastic that is one of the most widely-used engineered materials in the world.
The handcart trek is part of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Lancaster Stake's annual youth conference, which this year commemorated the 150th anniversary of the Mormons entering Salt Lake Valley.
Photo: (1--color) Jazz greats are commemorated in the Legends of American Music series, issued in September 1995, displayed at Lancaster Library.