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  • Mike Brown to Get Permanent Memorial in Ferguson

    May 21, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via The Huffington Post) — Dozens of teddy bears that memorialized Michael Brown were removed from a site on Canfield Drive in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday afternoon. The memorial will be replaced by a permanent plaque honoring Brown, who was fatally shot by a police officer in August 2014. Michael Brown Sr., the slain teen’s […]

  • Public Viewing Held for Kris Kross’ Chris Kelly in ATL

    May 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *A public viewing for former Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly was held Wednesday at an Atlanta funeral home, with the artist’s uncle among the mourners who spoke. “He will be very missed, especially within our family,” Lemar Williams said outside the Murray Brothers Funeral Home. “To the world he was Kris Kross, but to us […]

  • Michael Clarke Duncan’s Memorial Included ‘Green Mile’ Screening

    Sep 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A public memorial for the late Michael Clarke Duncan included a screening of the actor’s breakout, Oscar-nominated performance in “The Green Mile.” [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] NBC Los Angeles affiliate Channel 4 reports that Sunday’s four-hour tribute at Forest Lawn in the Hollywood Hills also featured speeches from Duncan friends and a slideshow, according […]

  • Donna Summer’s Funeral Set for Wednesday in Nashville

    May 22, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Donna Summer will be laid to rest during a private funeral ceremony in Tennessee on Wednesday, May 23. The disco legend died of lung cancer on May 17 in her Florida home. She was 63. Publicist Brian Edwards said in a statement Friday that Summer’s family is overwhelmed and appreciates the outreach from fans and […]

  • Oklahoma City Bombing Remembered

    Apr 19, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Today is the 17th anniversary of a heart wrenching tragedy that claimed the lives of 168 people, including 19 children. The devastating event is remembered today and every year on April 19th with a memorial service at the site where it all took place. The bombing of the Oklahoma City Alfred P. Murrah Federal building […]

  • New Heavy D Memorial Website Created

    Nov 15, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A new memorial website has been set up in Heavy D’s honor. RememberHeavyD.com gives details of the public memorial to be held Thursday from noon until 6 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon, New York. It also includes information on how to donate to the Heavy D and Xea Myers Fund, which has […]