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1 hr ago | St. Augustine Record

St. Augustine to celebrate Founder's Day with a variety of activities

No need to wait for the 450th to start celebrating St. Augustine's heritage. This Saturday, the commemoration of the city's 449th anniversary will be the focus of several Founders' Day events.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Ponce de Leon, FL, Holidays

1 hr ago | The Bennington Banner

Two-tooth advantage

The plume of a great doom now looms. Talking about that wonderfully hideous first Monday in September- Labor Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Opinion

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Frightfully early? No, say Halloween stores

"I want to be Iron Man, the blue one," he said with his dad, Christian, gently correcting him that blue Iron Man is actually sidekick War Machine.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Halloween, Christmas, Florida

State: Eimers' resistance drew police force

That's what Key West Police Officer Kathyann Wanciak said to suspect Charles Eimers at about 8:33 a.m. Thanksgiving on the beach that dead ends off Duval Street, according to the state's review of the incident made public this week.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Florida, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Elm Grove

I Am the Sandwich Generation

I had never heard the term "sandwich generation" until I received a brochure in the mail recently, advertising a series of lectures for people like me -- adults "sandwiched" between raising young children and caring for aging parents.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Labor Day options include festival, food, football

Labor Day options include festival, food, football Lots of fun ways to spend holiday, Dan Morris says Check out this story on Happy Labor Day weekend, West Tennessee.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Labor Day, Lexington, TN

Athens Banner-Herald

Huckaby: Magill was 'the only Bulldog'

I have written that sentence into every Thanksgiving column I've penned for as long as my memory serves me.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Georgia, University of Georgia, Newton County, GA, Porterdale, GA, Athens, GA, Clarke County, GA, Opinion

Corvallis Farmers' Market grows Willamette Valley vegetables, fruits big and juicy

An amazing variety of vegetables and fruits fill the tables on First Street during market hours, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., from mid-April to the weekend before Thanksgiving.


Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Vegetables, Holidays, Albany, OR, Travel

Keep Labor Day picnic healthy with grilled chicken salad

Labor Day, summer's last hurrah, is a feast day. And mostly - Tell the truth! - we tend to overdo it.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Holidays, Meat, Chicken, Recipes

The Bronxville Daily Voice

Backpack Drive Highlights ECAP's Commitment To Eastchester

EASTCHESTER, N.Y. Nearly 150 Eastchester students will be sporting new backpacks and school supplies next week when schools open, courtesy of a group of good Samaritans that gathered and distributed the packages to families in need.


Related Topix: Eastchester, NY, Tuckahoe, NY, Life

Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Thanksgiving service for Uppingham teacher Dale Duffin

A family cremation will be held in Scunthorpe on Tuesday, followed by a funeral service in North Wheatley, near Retford.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Nottinghamshire County, England, United Kingdom,

New Statesman

Why coming out matters

This week, Slate's advice columnist Emily Yoffe advised a bisexual woman not to come out .


Related Topix: Wedding, Life, Holidays

Fri Aug 29, 2014

San Bernardino County Sun

Victor Valley Museum exhibits continue to change

Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Victorville, CA, Lucerne Valley, CA, San Bernardino County, CA

WSJV-TV South Bend

This Labor Day...laborers struggle?

You've probably already started your Labor Day weekend. The holiday's changed quite a bit since it was first officially celebrated 120 years ago...and the country's attitude towards labor has changed just as much.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Jackie Walorski, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Central, IN, Life, Holidays, South Bend, IN

Chuck's to hold ARL benefit, Fong's readies 2nd location, and Mixology results

The new owner of Chuck's Restaurant , Emily Anderson, is keeping the restaurant's long-standing tradition for philanthropy alive.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Holidays, Des Moines, IA

Hesperia Star

Locals eye business boost from travelers

Ben Rosenberg, whose family owns Barstow Station, expects Labor Day weekend to be a busy one for the High Desert.


Related Topix: Barstow, CA, Life, Holidays, Lenwood, CA

Creative Loafing Tampa

Ask the Locals: Sebastian Coolidge, mural master

Sebastian Coolidge's impressive body of work spans St. Petersburg office buildings, cafes, shoe stores, barbershops, alleys and roofs.


Related Topix: St. Petersburg, FL, Saint Petersburg College, Life, Holidays

Farmington Daily Times

Column: The Two Tooth Advantage

The plume of a great doom now looms. Talking about that wonderfully hideous first Monday in September- Labor Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Opinion


Low gas prices could signal a busy Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend is considered the unofficial end of summer. So, of course, families are trying to get in one last quick getaway.


Related Topix: Kirksville, MO, Life, Holidays


Hanna Sentenced To Life For Thanksgiving Day Murder

SOMERSET CO., Md. - A Princess Anne man was sentenced to life in prison on Friday, for his connection to the murder of Adrian Marshal.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Somerset, CO