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EcoWaste: Respect the dead, keep cemeteries clean
An environmental group urged cemetery administrators to put up “eco-measures” that would remind the public to remain respectful of the dead and avoid turning graveyards into “instant landfills.” Published: 10/25/2014

Congressional Cemetery caretakers breathe life into historic D.C. graveyard
Over the past two years, Paul Williams has learned a thing or two about throwing a party in a cemetery. For one, serving alcohol is fine, but no one should get falling-down drunk. There are too many tombstones to trip over. Since the historic preservationist was hired as president of ... Published: 10/24/2014

Burlco cemetery making room for more veterans
The gently rolling land at Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery is usually a quiet, contemplative place. Flags flap in the breeze, visitors kneel at graves with flowers, and a line of cars heads to graveside services. Published: 10/20/2014

Life and Religion
The McCoy Slave Cemetery is one of three existing slave cemeteries in Mecklenburg County. It is currently under the care and trust of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. Published: 10/18/2014

Grave appeal of Sandgate cemetery
Oct. 25, 2014, 7 a.m. SHE doesn’t worship Satan and doesn’t consider herself a goth, but Waratah resident Kelly-Rae Shirlaw has been hanging out in cemeteries at night since she was a teen. Published: 10/24/2014

Congressional Cemetery: A place for all souls
The cemetery invites neighbors to gather, learn, exervise and play (and walk their dogs, too). Published: 10/22/2014

Group asks cemeteries to reduce waste at Undas
An ecological group appealed to cemeteries to reduce their waste generation during Undas (All Saints' and All Souls' Days). Published: 10/25/2014

Last Modified: 10/25/2014