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Christmas


M&S sees Christmas food sales fall

BBC NewsBBC News - Jan 11, 2018
Marks and Spencer saw sales fall over the key Christmas period, while Tesco reported record festive trade. M&S said its like-for-like revenues fell 1.4% in the 13 weeks to 30 December. Clothing and homeware fell 2.8%, while food, seen as its most ...  

Easter


Easter 2018: When is Easter this year? When does it fall?
Express.co.uk - Jan 10, 2018

When is Easter weekend 2018 and when are the school holidays? Easter this year takes place from Good Friday on Friday March 30 until Easter Monday on Monday April 2, with Easter Sunday falling on April 1. Workers will enjoy a four-day weekend thanks to ...  

Fourth Of July


Hanover's Fourth of July fireworks to move back to Moul Field

The Evening SunThe Evening Sun - Dec 28, 2017
After two years of setting off fireworks on Wilson Avenue, Hanover's annual Fourth of July celebration will move back to its former location in 2018. Hanover Borough council member Brian Shea proposed Wednesday that the display be brought back to Moul ...  

Halloween


Jake Gyllenhaal and Sister Maggie Were "Traumatized" By Their Homemade Halloween Costumes Growing Up

W MagazineW Magazine - Jan 10, 2018
In Stronger, his latest demanding role, Gyllenhaal plays another character whose bodily challenges once again give shape to his mental and emotional ones—the real life Jeff Bauman, who lost both of his legs during the Boston Marathon bombings in 2013 ...  

Fathers Day


Approach Scripture with humility; Church Fathers: Day 170

Patheos (blog)Patheos (blog) - Jan 12, 2018
st_augustine-branded-spotlight St. Augustine discovered the Scriptures when he was a young man. He didn't like them. He had been studying the elegant works of the great Latin writers. Much later he realized that you have to approach Scripture with ...  

Mothers Day


When is Mother's Day 2018, what is Mothering Sunday and why is the date different in other countries?

The SunThe Sun - Jan 10, 2018
Americans celebrate Mother's Day weeks later than Brits - here's why, and also other ways in how it differs. By Josie Griffiths and Becky Pemberton. 10th January 2018, 2:20 pm. Updated: 10th January 2018, 5:42 pm. THERE are some dates you never want to ...  

Cinco de Mayo


This Spring's Washington Crossing Brewfest Is On Cinco de Mayo

Patch.comPatch.com - Jan 9, 2018
This year's event will be held on Saturday, May 5 — Cinco de Mayo. Ticket sales start Feb. 1. Cheers! By Kara Seymour, Patch National Staff | Jan 9, 2018 2:37 pm ET | Updated Jan 9, 2018 2:46 pm ET. 0. This Spring's Washington Crossing Brewfest Is On ...  

Hanukkah


Local temple celebrates Hanukkah in Dover

Wicked Local DoverWicked Local Dover - Jan 10, 2018
On Saturday, Dec. 16, more than 70 Dover residents came together at the Caryl Center to celebrate Hanukkah. Everyone enjoyed traditional Hanukkah foods, including latkes (potato pancakes) and sufganiyot (jelly doughnuts). Children played dreidel and ...  

St. Patricks Day


Pittsburgh hosts one of the oldest and largest St. Patrick's Day Parades in US

eTurboNewseTurboNews - Jan 15, 2018
Pittsburgh's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will take place on Saturday, March 17, 2018, with the same Downtown parade route it's followed in recent years, featuring over 23,000 participants featuring Pittsburgh-area marching bands, Irish dancers, and ...  

Turkey Day


Turkish issuers overcome rates speed bump
Reuters - Jan 11, 2018

LONDON, Jan 11 (IFR) - Tuesday proved Turkey day with boththe sovereign and development bank, TSKB, printing deals andovercoming a rough day in the rates market that saw 10-yearTreasury yields jump 7bp.Though both issuers appeal to a similar investor ...  

Valentines Day


Lush Valentines Day Bath Bombs Bubble Bars Lip Scrub

Refinery29Refinery29 - Jan 9, 2018
If you're looking to treat yourself this year, Lush has you covered.  

Birthday


Nick and Vanessa Lachey celebrate their daughter's 3rd birthday with sweet messages

Today.comToday.com - Jan 6, 2018
You're happy and fun,” the mom wrote of little Brooklyn who devoured a birthday treat. “Today you are three and FOREVER you are mine! I Love you and the little lady you are becoming everyday. Thank You for this Beautiful Life, Belly! You are one in a ...  

Housewarming Party


Varun Dhawan's Rumoured Girlfriend Natasha Dalal Spotted At His ...

NDTVNDTV - Dec 18, 2017
Varun Dhawan has just acquired a new place - a plush apartment, designed by his mother, in Mumbai . The actor hosted a house-warming party recently and invited friends over. We also spotted Varun's rumoured girlfriend Natasha Dalal at the party in a ...  

Labor Day


School bells ring after Labor Day for next Plymouth school year

Wicked Local PlymouthWicked Local Plymouth - Jan 12, 2018
For the first time in years, local schools will resume classes after Labor Day when the new school year starts next September. PLYMOUTH – For the first time in years, local schools will resume classes after Labor Day when the new school year starts ...  

Anzac Day


City of Perth commits $82000 to Anzac Day commemorations

Community Newspaper GroupCommunity Newspaper Group - Jan 2, 2018
City of Perth commits $82,000 to Anzac Day commemorations. January 2nd, 2018, 02:00PM Written by Julian Wright Guardian Express · News. Stock image. CITY of Perth will contribute more than $82,000 to Anzac Day commemorations this year. Council in ...  

Mardi Gras


Arcade Fire on the bayou: The band's new Mardi Gras parade seems OK ... or not?

NOLA.comNOLA.com - Jan 11, 2018
Win Butler of Arcade Fire and Ben Jaffe of Preservation Hall address the crowd from the balcony of Preservation Hall before a second-line tribute through the French Quarter in honor David Bowie on Jan. 16, 2016. ( Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com ...  

Super Bowl


Which Alabama high school will add to its Super Bowl lineup?

AL.comAL.com - Jan 13, 2018
Now one of them could become the first Daphne alumnus to reach the Super Bowl. Daphne isn't among the 65 Alabama high schools that have placed 84 players on the active rosters of Super Bowl teams during the 51 previous playings of the big game. Eight ...  

Santa Claus


Operation Santa Claus raises more than HK$15 million for charities

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Jan 16, 2018
More than HK$15 million was raised for the needy in the 30th instalment of Operation Santa Claus, the annual fundraiser jointly organised by the South China Morning Post and government broadcaster RTHK. Reaching out to 14 charities in Hong Kong ...  

 
 
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