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  1. The Fight for a A Worker's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Across the United States, workers enjoy the first Monday of September as their holiday. Labor Day has become known as a day for family picnics and community parades-but do you know how Labor Day really started? Labor Day was first officially recognized on this day in labor history the year was 1887.

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  2. Diana Nyad turns her record swim into a 1-woman stage showRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    ... step by step." In the show, Nyad focuses on her record-breaking, 110-mile, 53-hour swim from Cuba to Key West on Labor Day 2013, as well as stories from her childhood. It opens with Nyad in a swimsuit on a hidden platform 3 feet off the stage, ...

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  3. Welcome to the Annual Vigilante DaysRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Tombstone News

    The annual Vigilante Days is three action packed days of gunfight reenactments and entertainment on the streets of Tombstone! This year, the always popular Tombstone Vigilante Days has changed from its usual Labor Day weekend spot to February 14, 15 and 16. As in years past there will be daily street entertainment from 10am to 4pm. The Vigilantes famous hanging tree will be up and running.

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  4. Diana Nyad Stages Show in Key West About Cuba-A ToA -Keys SwimRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... opened Thursday evening at The Studios of Key West, near the spot where she achieved her dream of 35 years. On Labor Day 2013, an exhausted Nyad walked ashore on Key West's Smathers Beach, becoming the first person to swim across the Florida Straits ...

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  5. March 12th is Plant a Flower Day: Long Island Gardens & Arboretums to Visit to View Beautiful FloraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | LongIsland.com

    ... $8 per vehicle collected weekends and holidays April thru November and Tuesday - Sunday from Memorial Day - Labor Day Bridge Gardens 36 Mitchells Lane, Bridgehampton, NY 11932 Open Saturdays 10 AM 5 PM & Sundays 12 PM 5 PM from April 4th May 21st ...

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  6. University of Texas administrator approved as University's next CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... changing the calendar to either shorten or eliminate the Fall Study Break in October, or begin classes before Labor Day. "We would appreciate the opportunity to work alongside with the Board of Regents in an effort to find an academic calendar that ...

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  7. From the Daily: Change the scheduleRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... the Fall 2015 calendar to change with such short notice, the late exam schedule is expected to recur every time Labor Day falls in the second week of September. Therefore, the University must reconsider the fall schedule in future years to begin ...

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  8. Order upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | World Magazine

    ... drug and alcohol addicts to close its doors Sept. 28. The state's minimum wage rose 75 cents last September (on Labor Day), to $8.15 per hour, and will rise another $1.10 by 2018. "Prices and food have taken a hike all the way around," says Jack ...

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  9. Florida Supreme Court upholds net banRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... that will begin the Saturday before Memorial Day (May 23) and run through Sunday, July 12, resume for all of Labor Day weekend (Sept. 5-7) and finish with Saturdays and Sundays throughout September and October. The 2014 season began the Saturday ...

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  10. Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz en route Chicago, IL, 2/19/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The White House

    ... rent it charged for company housing, it prompted a strike with nationwide ramifications, including the creation of Labor Day. The Pullman company also recruited from the population of former slaves to serve on these luxury cars. These service jobs ...

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  11. Georgia To Kick Off 2016 Against North Carolina In The Georgia DomeRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Dawg Sports

    ... 30 times, albeit not once since 1971. As usual when there is a college football game being played in the Dome on Labor Day weekend, the whole affair will be sponsored by your two crucial pickle providing overlords at Chick-fil-A. Speaking as one who ...

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  12. Tight Lines: Ice fishing can be cool winter funRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... t Lines publishes on the third Thursday of the month from September through April, and weekly from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Have a fish story, a photo or favorite recipe to share? Email tightlines@peninsulaclarion.com.

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  13. Captain Favorite's Weekend Fishing Forecast: Feb. 19, 2012Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Bradenton Times

    ... at workshops would start the Saturday before Memorial Day (May 23) and run through July 12, resume for all of Labor Day weekend (Sept. 5-7) and finish with Saturdays and Sundays throughout September and October, with the season ending Nov. 1. This ...

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  14. IndyCar hoping to fill gap between football seasonsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Journalgazette.net

    Less than a month after the season opener was canceled, IndyCar Series chief Mark Miles on Tuesday outlined a new vision for scheduling that includes more races, fit perfectly between football seasons, in hopes of adding interest and fans. "We know that in the past, whatever our average, ratings declined 30a percent after Labor Day, and we know why," said Miles, the CEO of Hulman & Co.

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  15. Will school start in August?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | South County Spotlight

    Students in the Hillsboro School District could start the 2015-16 school year in August, a break from a long-standing tradition of school beginning the day after Labor Day. The school board will decide at its March 17 board meeting on one of two school calendar options for next year - the first has school beginning on Aug. 31 and the second has the first day slated for Sept.

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  16. Nonstop Summer Jet Service from Houston Expands to DailyRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Steamboat Magazine

    ... into Steamboat/Hayden Airport from June 25 through August 31, 2015. In addition, two round-trip flights over the Labor Day holiday will offer service into Steamboat/Hayden on September 4 and 6; and, then back to Houston on September 5 and 7. The ...

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  17. Gulf recreational red snapper season workshops scheduled for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is hosting several public workshops in March to gather public input on the Gulf of Mexico recreational red snapper season in state waters . At the workshops, staff will gather public input on a proposed 2015 season that would start the Saturday before Memorial Day and run through Sunday, July 12, resume for all of Labor Day weekend and finish with Saturdays and Sundays throughout September and October, with the last day of harvest being Sunday, Nov. 1. This proposed season would be 70 days.

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  18. Changing schedule could keep IndyCar on right trackRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... interest and fans. "We know that in the past whatever our average (television) ratings declined 30 percent after Labor Day and we know why," said Miles, the CEO of Hulman & Co. College football and the NFL, the ratings king of sports, dominate the ...

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  19. Free legal clinic in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Lamar Daily News

    ... basis. Upcoming dates in 2015 are: March 2 April 6; May 4; June 1; July 6; August 3; No September Clinic (Labor Day); October 5; November 2; and December 7, 2015. PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) - Princeton University says it has received the largest donation ...

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  20. Marshall reschedules opener vs. Purdue for exclusive TV time slotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... TV is also a nice little perk for Marshall. The game will be given a mid-afternoon kickoff on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend (TV listing information not yet available, although it would appear something is in the works). For the time being, it is ...

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