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15 hrs ago | Topsail Advertiser

Quarter Moon only Pender County business to get new beer permit

In May, Pender County voters approved a ballot measure changing a half-century-old law forbidding businesses other than hotels and restaurants from selling beer by the glass for on-premises consumption.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Pender County, NC, Topsail Beach, NC, Life, Holidays

Wed Aug 20, 2014

USA Today

More people to travel this Labor Day, says AAA

More people to travel this Labor Day, says AAA 34.7 million Americans expected to travel this Labor Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Travel

Post and Courier

Police: Video may show gunman in fatal Myrtle Beach hotel shooting

A video shot outside a Myrtle Beach hotel just before four people were shot over Memorial Day weekend may show the gunman, according to investigators.


Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Life, Holidays, Summerville, SC

Essence Magazine

Bridal Bliss: Raven and Tracy's Maryland Wedding

Funny Meeting You Here Raven knew she was headed to Miami with her sorority sister for Memorial Day weekend to have some fun and make new memories, but the last thing she expected was for one of them to be the story of how she met her husband.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

US Marshala s arrest third person in connection with Memorial Day...

Police in Greensboro, N.C. arrested a man wanted in connection with one of eight confirmed shootings that happened during Memorial Day weekend.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Greensboro, NC, Guilford County, NC

Paddock Talk

Mazda Racer Liam Dwyer Ready to Race Again: U.S. Marine Staff Sargent Seeking To Repeat Lime Rock Win

When Hollywood scripts a racing movie, they tend to go overboard. Having an injured U.S. Marine Staff Sargent winning a professional race, in only his second start, just miles from where he grew up, on the third anniversary of his 'Alive Day', after 50 surgeries since that injury, on Memorial Day weekend.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Nashoba Publishing Online

SpringHill Suites to salute military veterans at grand re-opening

With an appreciative nod to the legacy of its location, the Devens SpringHill Suites by Marriott, which opened in 2005 on the site of the historic Fort Devens, is doing more than showcasing its $1 million renovation on Tuesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Devens, MA, Fort Devens, MA, Holidays

The Aiken Standard

Myrtle Beach Council to discuss Memorial Day

Myrtle Beach City Council is holding a special meeting to discuss safety and security planning for Memorial Day weekend next year.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Summerville PD to host press conference on Memorial Day weekend shooting

A press conference for the Myrtle Beach Police Department, regarding a shooting during Memorial Day weekend , will be held in Summerville.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Myrtle Beach, SC, Summerville, SC

Mukilteo Tribune

Wakeboard park at Lake Tye now delayed to 2015

The company behind a wakeboard park at Lake Tye will skip this summer but the developer says it is targeting to open the park next Memorial Day weekend.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays


Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Adds 'Mad Men' Star John Slattery, Actually Starts Shooting

That's right: It hasn't even been three months since Edgar Wright bowed out of directing Ant-Man - which he spent years developing - over creative differences with the mighty Marvel machine.


Related Topix: John Slattery, Life, Holidays, Yes Man

Cape Gazette

VIA supports Rehoboth Beach Main Street

The Village Improvement Association and Rehoboth Beach Main Street work together to keep the Information Kiosk on the Boardwalk near Funland open for visitors in the summer.


Related Topix: Rehoboth Beach, DE, Life, Holidays

Sarah In Tampa

What is it like to backpack the Lost Coast trail?

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Myrtle Beach Online

Myrtle Beach officials, community leaders to discuss Memorial Day weekend safety

The Myrtle Beach City Council has called a special meeting on Monday afternoon to discuss safety and security planning for Memorial Day weekend while the Myrtle Beach branch of the NAACP will hold a press conference on the subject Thursday.


Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Life, Holidays, African-American, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Sun Aug 17, 2014


Refinery Breakdowns Boost Gasoline as Labor Day Nears

Refinery breakdowns from Kansas to Texas are giving gasoline a boost, spurring speculators to increase bullish bets for the first time in six weeks as the Labor Day holiday approaches.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Beaumont, TX, US News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Washtenaw County beefing up drunken driving enforcement in advance of Labor Day holiday

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office, University of Michigan Department of Public Safety and Pittsfield Department of Public Safety will all step up enforcement during the Labor Day season.


Related Topix: Washtenaw County, MI, Life, Holidays


Texas Rising to premiere on Memorial Day next year

History's "Texas Rising," detailing the Texas Revolution and the rise of the Texas Rangers, will premiere Memorial Day, May 25. The eight-hour event series from exec producer Leslie Greif stars Bill Paxton as Texas legend Sam Houston and follows his fight for Texas' independence against Mexican general Santa Anna.


Related Topix: Texas, Life, Holidays, Hatfields and McCoys, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Bill Paxton, Santa Anna, TX

Browns receiver Josh Gordon's speeding case continued again

Browns receiver Josh Gordon, who is accused of speeding in Strongsville over Memorial Day Weekend, is scheduled to return to court in three weeks.


Related Topix: Strongsville, OH, Life, Holidays, Cuyahoga County, OH

Thu Aug 14, 2014

South Korea's Park urges North Korea to accept talks offer

South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Friday urged North Korea to accept Seoul's offer for high-level talks, while condemning a recent series of "intolerable" rocket launches by the nuclear-armed neighbour.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Park Geun-hye, Life, Holidays, North Korea,


History's 'Texas Rising' Gets 'Hatfield &...

With a similar 19th Century setting, the same production company, Thinkfactory Media, and the same star, Bill Paxton , History's Texas Rising miniseries was clearly groomed as a follow-up to the network's hugely successful Hatfields & McCoys miniseries.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Bill Paxton, Life, Holidays