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Christmas


Milwaukee Radio Station Brings Back Christmas Tunes To Accompany April Snow
NPR - Apr 20, 2018

UNIDENTIFIED PERSON #2: Listen for a Christmas song every hour while you work today between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.. CHANG: We reached the station's program director, Michelle Rutkowski, who explained that on Wednesday, when that second storm hit... MICHELLE ...  

Easter


Fun 'Westworld' Easter Eggs Revealed [SPOILERS]

NewsweekNewsweek - Apr 21, 2018
If there's one thing people love about HBO's Westworld, it's the hidden easter eggs from Season 1. With Season 2 ready to debut Sunday, let's take a look at some of the references that were found by Reddit users in the first season. The following ...  

Fourth Of July


Costa Mesa councilman's plan for Fourth of July event flickers out when council won't fund it

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Apr 18, 2018
Costa Mesa councilman's plan for Fourth of July event flickers out when council won't fund it. By Luke Money. Apr 18, 2018 | 12:10 PM. Costa Mesa councilman's plan for Fourth of July event flickers out when council won't. Costa Mesa Councilman John ...  

Halloween


John Carpenter Will Compose the Score for the New 'Halloween,' Jason Blum Confirms

IndieWireIndieWire - Apr 22, 2018
Just because John Carpenter isn't directing the newest “Halloween” movie doesn't mean he won't be involved. Producer Jason Blum has confirmed that Carpenter, who composed the music for the original 1978 slasher in addition to co-writing and directing ...  

Fathers Day


Forget the good you've done; Church Fathers: Day 261

Patheos (blog)Patheos (blog) - Apr 16, 2018
Forget the good you've done; Church Fathers: Day 261. April 16, 2018 by Pete Socks · 0 Comments. {COUNT}. We need to forget all about whatever good we've done, says St. John Chrysostom. God won't forget, and he's looking for any excuse to reward us ...  

Mothers Day


The Ultimate Roundup For Mother's Day Gifts And Ideas

HuffPostHuffPost - Apr 16, 2018
It's time to celebrate the woman who taught you all you know about about being a badass, patriarchy-smashing feminist. Let's be honest, it doesn't matter whether your mom is more Lucille Bluth than June Cleaver, come Mother's Day you want to show her ...  

Cinco de Mayo


Three Easy and Delicious Ways To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo At Home

ForbesForbes - Apr 23, 2018
Cinco de Mayo is on a weekend this year, but if you don't feel like going out to celebrate Mexico's unlikely victory over the French Empire during the Battle of Puebla circa 1862 (yes, that's what you're celebrating), a few treats will let you ...  

Hanukkah


Israeli Schoolchildren Discover a 7th-Century Engraving of a Hanukkah Menorah
Mosaic - Apr 17, 2018

During the [current] excavations, more evidence of settlement was discovered, including an intact 1,400-year-old oil lamp engraved with an eight-branched menorah, such as one would use during the holiday of Hanukkah. (The menorah of the Temples, and ...  

St. Patricks Day


Alexandria St. Patrick's Day parade founder, local leader Pat Troy dies at 76

WTOPWTOP - Mar 22, 2018
WASHINGTON — An Alexandria “Living Legend” died Thursday: Just days after sharing Grand Marshal duties with his wife in the city's St. Patrick's Day parade he founded 37 years ago, Pat Troy has died at age 76. Troy was born in Ireland, but has called ...  

Turkey Day


Thanksgiving Day NFL Schedule 2018: Previewing Cowboys, Lions & Turkey Day Games

Bleacher ReportBleacher Report - Apr 20, 2018
Few days of the NFL regular season get as much attention as Thanksgiving, and this year's trio of games should keep fans excited. Out of the many notable matchups to come out of Thursday's schedule release, the three Thanksgiving Day battles in Week 12 ...  

Valentines Day


Dove retires after 24 years as Fire Marshal

Coldwater Daily ReporterColdwater Daily Reporter - Apr 20, 2018
COLDWATER — Valentines Day, 24-years ago, Coldwater Fire Marshal Paul Dove, his wife Lisa and their daughter, moved from Florida to Coldwater to pursue a different path in life. From Firefighter to Inspector, Driver/Operator and Captain, in Florida ...  

Birthday


Queen Elizabeth's 92nd birthday: Royal family pulls out all the stops

ABC NewsABC News - Apr 22, 2018
“As we celebrate your 92nd birthday this evening and in recognition of your incredible life of service, I am delighted to say that the Queen's Commonwealth Trust has now been launched to support young leaders around the Commonwealth. This organization ...  

Housewarming Party


Shopping for Housewarming Party Favors Is Made Simple with Little Obsessed
Digital Journal - Apr 20, 2018

Nutley, NJ -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/20/2018 -- Homeowners who are throwing a housewarming party this spring and are in need of cute small gift ideas for their guests are encouraged to visit Little Obsessed to view their extensive collection of party favors ...  

Labor Day


School Committee prefers pre-Labor Day start for Saugus Public Schools

Wicked LocalWicked Local - Apr 23, 2018
A majority of School Committee members favored an earlier start to the 2018-2019 school year over an option for students to return to class after Labor Day. The School Committee voted 4-1 to adopt a 2018-2019 calendar that establishes the first day of ...  

Anzac Day


New focus on the past brings renewed attention to Anzac Day

The Sydney Morning HeraldThe Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 21, 2018
Last week, we published the heart-warming tale of Wal Smith, the long-standing guardian of the Martin Place Cenotaph in Sydney's CBD. After almost eight decades of unbroken service, this Wednesday will mark Mr Smith's final year as guardian. The 96 ...  

Mardi Gras


Of 12 Mardi Gras season parades in Jefferson Parish, this one got ...

NOLA.comNOLA.com - Apr 17, 2018
The 2018 Mardi Gras season parades in Jefferson Parish received mostly good reviews from government regulators -- with one exception. The Corps de Napoleon has been fined $100 for having 23 unmasked riders, according to public records released Tuesday ...  

Super Bowl


What Can Marketers Learn From Tide's Bid To Own The Super Bowl?

ForbesForbes - Apr 19, 2018
But, can the average marketer really learn anything from Tide's Super Bowl takeover? After all, most practitioners might point out that they cannot afford a single 30-second execution for the cost of 5-million dollar— the current price tag for a Super ...  

Santa Claus


Douglassville man youngest inductee to Santa Claus Hall of Fame
The Mercury - Apr 17, 2018

On Friday, April 20, Schrap will become the youngest person ever inducted into The International Santa Claus Hall of Fame during a ceremony in Denver, Colo. The International Santa Claus Hall of Fame is the home of the celebration and study of famous ...  

 
 
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