Fireworks Safety from the North Shore Fire Department
The North Shore Fire Department does not endorse the use of consumer fireworks and instead encourages the public to enjoy displays of fireworks conducted by trained professionals.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Nashua officials OK July 4 fireworks funds
This week, more than $17,000 was approved for the fireworks event at Holman Stadium on July 4, a gathering that continues to be a family tradition for many local residents.
The Des Moines Register
At the committee's latest meeting, members also selected bands and entertainment for the tropical-themed event.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lake County Examiner Online
Town Council discusses fireworks
Lake County Chamber of Commerce Board member Kelly McGarva recently approached Lakeview's Town Council to discuss funding for this year's Independence Day fireworks show.During the Council's Tuesday, Feb. 25, meeting, McGarva told the council that the Chamber is considering dropping the fireworks show after posting a loss of more than $1,100 in ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Opinion: Soundgarden, New Order among best to stomp onto Sasquatch! stage
Mac DeMarco is set to perform at the Sasquatch! Festival July 4 in Qincy, Wash. Credit: Courtesy of Brad Elterman Fewer than 15,000 people live in Quincy, Wash., and its surrounding areas.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Bill would create sales tax holiday on guns, ammo
An Alabama lawmaker has introduced legislation that would create an annual sales tax holiday for guns, ammunition and firearms supplies.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks
Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of July after the San Ramon City Council on Tuesday voted 3-1 against bringing back aerial pyrotechnics to its community.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Strap in for an Independence Daysaster
We may not be getting an Independence Day sequel this year, but that's not gonna stop those pesky aliens from invading your home video collection.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
No fireworks in San Ramon for 2014 Independence Day
Plans to bring fireworks back to San Ramon for the Fourth of July were shot down by the city's Parks & Community Services Commission on Wednesday night.
Itasca Co. Teen Chase Suspect Pleads Guilty to 2 Counts
The teenager who allegedly led authorities on a high speed chase in Itasca County on Independence Day in 2013 has pled guilty.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Elgin council supports casino plan for 4th of July concert, fireworks
After months of deliberation and an absence of six years, Elgin will hold a Fourth of July fireworks show and concert this summer.
National Review Online
David Adesnik: Still Exceptional
When you're extremely sensitive to accusations of arrogance and fully invested in cross-cultural equality, it's just too hard to argue for what sounds like American superiority.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Man, 41, 'who strapped fireworks to Pitbull and lit them on Fourth of July' arrested
Mother of one of AOL's 'distressed babies' blasts AOL CEO for dehumanizing way he blamed her daughter for pension cuts He is accused of strapping lighting fireworks attached to three-year-old dog's legs and leaving him to die A 41-year-old man accused of strapping fireworks to a Pitbull and lighting them before leaving the badly-burned canine in an ... (more)