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University Librarians Warn Saying 'Merry Christmas' is a Form of Christian Aggression Against Muslims
CBN News - Mar 13, 2018

A group of librarians at Simmons College in Massachusetts have published a new "anti-oppression" guideline, which claims Christians are Islamophobic if they say "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Easter" to Muslims. The guideline, called "Anti-oppression ...  


Northeast braces for third nor'easter in just 10 days

NBCNews.comNBCNews.com - Mar 12, 2018
The third nor'easter in 10 days is expected to blast parts of the Northeast with snow, ice and heavy winds overnight Monday — threatening a fresh round of power outages and treacherous travel conditions. The latest system affects about 49 million ...  

Fourth Of July

Darien's Fourth of July fireworks' future uncertain

Darien TimesDarien Times - Mar 18, 2018
Darien's Fourth of July fireworks celebration is in danger of going on hiatus this year, as logistical problems and a lack of volunteers have left the town with few options to organize and execute the event. However, Selectman Susan Marks, who has ...  


Next blue moon, due March 31, will be the last one until Halloween night, 2020

NorthJersey.comNorthJersey.com - Mar 13, 2018
NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is on a mission to an asteroid, but on its way it gave us a snapshot of two things we Earthlings are very familiar with. Veuer's Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland). Buzz60. Don't blame the moon, it's your calendar's ...  

Fathers Day

Red Indian Lake Fish Derby scheduled for Fathers' Day weekend

The Gander BeaconThe Gander Beacon - Mar 1, 2018
Plans are now underway for the fourth annual Red Indian Lake Fish Derby. The derby logo can't help but inspire participants to look forward to summertime and this exciting event. - Submitted. MILLERTOWN, NL – The Red Indian Lake Fish Derby Committee is ...  

Mothers Day

'The coolest woman alive' – how your favourite British musicians marked Mother's Day

NME.com (blog)NME.com (blog) - Mar 12, 2018
Even when you've got limitless access to champagne, caviar and lapsang souchong, there's nothing like coming home to a mum holding a mug of home-brew tea. That's why everyone, even these busy British musicians, took the time yesterday to post gushy ...  

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayor Little Queen contestants involved in photo shoot
The Morning Journal - Mar 12, 2018

Isabella Ostolaza, Neveah Hamilton-Morales, Angela Sanchez, Arrayah Craighead, and Eleyna Szakats pose during the Cinco de Mayo Little Queen photo shoot. Zach Srnis — The Morning Journal. By Zach Srnis, The Morning Journal. Posted: 03/11/18, 9:36 PM ...  


Hot-shooting NBA team's Hanukkah menorah recalled for potential ...

Sacramento BeeSacramento Bee - Mar 10, 2018
The Hanukkah menorahs given to fans by the Golden State Warriors during Jewish Heritage Night in December have been recalled for having a potential fire hazard.  

St. Patricks Day

Chicago alderman blames drunken suburbanites for St. Patrick's ...

WLS-TVWLS-TV - Mar 19, 2018
Chicago Alderman Brendan Reilly stirred up controversy by calling out young suburbanites for the mess that had to be cleaned up after the city's St. Patrick's Day celebration.  

Turkey Day

Turkey Day 8k brings festive start to Greenville Thanksgiving morning

Greenville NewsGreenville News - Nov 23, 2017
Then the main event, the TreesGreenville Turkey Day 8k and 5k, hailed as Greenville's largest race and the largest 8k in South Carolina. Much like Charleston's Cooper River Bridge Run, this race wasn't one for most to try for personal best times, but ...  

Valentines Day

Valentines Day: Why Candy Hearts May Be Missing Next Year ...

FortuneFortune - Mar 16, 2018
A potential closure of candy maker Necco would mean the end of Valentine's Day conversation hearts and Necco wafers.  


Khloe, LeBron Happy Birthday, Tristan!!! Happy Baby, Khloe!!!

TMZTMZ - Mar 11, 2018
Tristan Thompson had an epic birthday party Saturday night, with the Kardashian klan showing up in force and some pretty famous teammates as well. Video thumbnail. STAR STUDDED BIRTHDAYTMZ.com. The bash went down at Beauty & Essex in Hollywood. Tristan ...  

Housewarming Party

Are home renovations necessary?

CurbedCurbed - Mar 7, 2018
A few months ago, I received an email from a woman who had bought a 1964 ranch with all its original interiors: wood paneling, Formica countertops, a blue bathroom, the works. She hosted a housewarming party for her friends and relatives. Six different ...  

Labor Day

Dearborn Public Schools to start classes before Labor Day

Dearborn Press and GuideDearborn Press and Guide - Mar 13, 2018
Dearborn parents planning their summer vacations should cross off those late August dates. For the first time in more than a decade, the district will be starting class before Labor Day. Students will head back to school on Monday, Aug. 27 for a half ...  

Anzac Day

Terror concerns prompts push for golf carts in Anzac Day march

Daily TelegraphDaily Telegraph - Mar 18, 2018
More than 50 Manly Cabs take veterans from Narrabeen into the city for the annual Anzac Day march. NSW RSL president James Brown told Channel 7 news that authorities were concerned that the use of taxis make the veterans more vulnerable to terror ...  

Mardi Gras

Former Mardi Gras reopens as Nightclub 5

Turn to 10Turn to 10 - Mar 16, 2018
Former Mardi Gras reopens as Nightclub 5. by JESSICA A. BOTELHO, NBC 10 NEWS. The former home of Mardi Gras Multi-Club in Cranston is celebrating its grand reopening -- under a new name -- Friday, March 16, 2018. (WJAR). AA. CRASNTON, R.I. (WJAR ...  

Super Bowl

'The Super Bowl champs wanted me': Haloti Ngata finds fit with Eagles

247SportsESPN (blog) - Mar 19, 2018
Now 34 and with a Super Bowl championship, five Pro Bowls and two first-team All-Pro bids under his belt, he acknowledged that he's been year-t0-year for two or three seasons now when it comes to the retirement question. But he tore his biceps in ...  

Santa Claus

Santa Claus sleighed with parking fine in Nowra's CBD | South ...

South Coast RegisterSouth Coast Register - Mar 15, 2018
Santa wasn't so jolly when he found a parking fine attached to his car, after spending four hours listening to kid's wish-lists in December last year.  

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