War Veterans http://ripr.org en RI Officials Remember Fallen Heroes http://ripr.org/post/ri-officials-remember-fallen-heroes <p>State officials gathered this morning to remember Rhode Islanders who made the ultimate sacrifice.&nbsp; The Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony in the Garden of Heroes, outside of the state capitol building. &nbsp;Gov. Lincoln Chafee, joined other officials to honor those who have fought for our country.&nbsp;</p><p>“It’s a day of memory for those who died in great service for our nation, and mixed in with the fun of the barbeque, and the family events," said Chafee. &nbsp;"I’m sure that everybody does pause at some time, to remember as they well should.”&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 May 2013 17:05:07 +0000 Don Borman 15789 at http://ripr.org