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Travis Manion Foundation

During the Memorial Day Parade, signs outside the Bucks County Courthouse in Doylestown honor the fallen soldiers from Bucks County. (Credit: Brad Segall)

Doylestown Residents Come Out For Country’s Oldest Memorial Day Parade

The backdrop couldn’t have been any more perfect for what’s believed to be the country’s oldest Memorial Day Parade in Doylestown, Bucks County. This parade has been going on for more than 145 years.

05/28/2012

(Janet Manion.  File photo provided)

Janet Manion, Founder of Bucks County Group Honoring US Military, Dead at 58

On its web site, the Travis Manion Foundation released a statement that its founder and chairman, Janet Manion, lost her battle with cancer on Tuesday night.

04/25/2012

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Area Mother of Fallen US Soldier Nominated For National Service Award

Janet Manion is chairman of the Travis Manion Foundation, which she created in honor of her son, a US Marine lieutenant from Doylestown killed in Iraq.

02/29/2012

(File photo provided.  Credit: Travis Manion Foundation)

Travis Manion Foundation Gets Underwriting To Expand Annual Run

A Bucks County organization that helps wounded veterans and their families is getting a $250,000 grant from the General Motors Foundation to take their “9/11 Heroes Run” nationwide this year.

07/28/2011

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Fallen Soldiers Remembered In Bucks County

Residents in Doylestown, Bucks County are doing more than just having cookouts this Memorial Day weekend; they are taking the time to remember those men and women who sacrificed everything and gave their lives for our freedom.

05/27/2011

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I-Beam From World Trade Center Arrives In Bucks County For 9-11 Memorial Project

A piece of the World Trade Center is now warehoused in the Bucks County area, waiting to become a part of an everlasting memorial to the people who lost their lives in the September 11th attacks.

05/13/2011

(Travis Manion, in family photo)

With Death Of Bin Laden, Bucks County Mother Recalls Talk With Son Slain In Iraq

The family of a US Marine from Bucks County killed in the line of duty overseas says Monday night’s dinner in Doylestown honoring fallen heroes and their families now takes on a more special meaning after military forces killed the mastermind of the 9/11 attacks.

05/02/2011

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