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The Maine Company Behind Arlington's Wreaths

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The Maine Company Behind Arlington's Wreaths

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The Maine Company Behind Arlington's Wreaths

The Maine Company Behind Arlington's Wreaths

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This week, more than 5,000 wreaths will be laid on the graves of veterans at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. More than 1,000 more will be laid at veterans' cemeteries and monuments around the country.

The project, Wreaths Across America, is being led by the Worcester Wreath Company of Harrington, Me. The company has been donating wreaths for the graves at Arlington for many years.

Independent producer Joshua Gleason stopped by Worcester Wreath to find out the story behind the project.

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