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Christmas


Last Word: Dreaming of a white Christmas?

MyAJCMyAJC - Nov 10, 2018
A story in this issue's holiday guide touched on Christmas films that have been shot in Atlanta, but not necessarily during winter, or even set here. Such productions often have to use movie magic to simulate a winter wonderland. It's a larger scale ...  

Easter


Start your Monday smart: Veterans Day, nor'easter, 'El Chapo' trial

CNNCNN - Nov 11, 2018
A major storm is due to push through the Southeast, then barrel into New England, where it could become a nor'easter, according to CNN meteorologists. Major impact could be Tuesday evening, with heavy rain possible in major cities and snow inland.  

Fourth Of July


CHAMBER CHATTER: Register now for the Alpine Fourth of July Parade

Alpine SunAlpine Sun - Nov 11, 2018
Don't wait until it's too late to be in the big Alpine 4th of July Parade. Advance registration is required to be in this second annual parade, which will likely be a hoot to participate in or attend, based on last year's huge turnout. It's presented ...  

Halloween


How the new Halloween puts a spin on Final Girl attire

SYFY WIRESYFY WIRE - Nov 12, 2018
Even without the mask, Michael Myers is instantly recognizable in the new Halloween movie thanks to his penchant for stolen blue mechanic coveralls. He doesn't deviate in his wardrobe choice when he ditches the white prison attire for something more ...  

Fathers Day


Introducing Gifnote™: A New Music App Featuring Songbytes — Byte-Sized Music Clips — That Brings Music into ...
Global Banking And Finance Review (press release) - Nov 8, 2018

Say Happy Birthday, Happy Fathers Day, or make plans with friends. Celebrate sports rivalry or get back in good graces with Mom. Or, invite your co-workers to happy hour. Gifnote is conveniently accessible by mobile or desktop and via their ...  

Mothers Day


Happy mothers day quotes and sayings
YEN.COM.GH - Oct 22, 2018

Surprise your mother with the best happy mothers day pictures on her special day. A company these with a sweet message celebrating her for who she has been in your life for the duration that you have known her. Mothers are the most important people I a ...  

Cinco de Mayo


How 'Strike Tacos,' Delivery Pizza, and Bagged Lunches Fueled an Activist Movement

Bon AppetitBon Appetit - Nov 6, 2018
We were right outside this little Mexican restaurant called Cinco de Mayo; it's in the strip mall, and someone stopped by, a parent, and went in and purchased like $200 worth of tacos. They're so good. And so here comes the guy who owns Cinco de Mayo ...  

Hanukkah


St. Patricks Day


Photos: Highlights from Portland's St. Patricks Day Parade

Press HeraldPress Herald - Mar 17, 2018
Freezing temperatures and a brisk wind couldn't put a damper on the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in Portland on Saturday. Hundreds of marchers participated, including bagpipe players, Irish step dancers and even a dapper Slugger, who traded in his ...  

Turkey Day


Valentines Day


The online shopping festival that started as a retort to Valentines Day just shattered another record

Financial PostFinancial Post - Nov 12, 2018
SHANGHAI — Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd cashed a record 213.5 billion yuan (US$30.7 billion) in sales on Sunday during its 24-hour online retail frenzy Singles' Day, but the event's annual growth dropped to its slowest rate.  

Birthday


Joni Mitchell At 75: A Birthday Quiz

NPRNPR - Nov 7, 2018
"Good Friends," here's "The Arrangement." Joni Mitchell, a "Woman of Heart and Mind," turns 75 today. She's "A Lucky Girl." To celebrate our "Solid Love" for her, try our Joni Quiz, a virtual "Banquet" of 75 questions about Joni's life and music. It's ...  

Housewarming Party


Are Housewarming Parties Tacky? And Other Sticky Questions of New Homeowner Etiquette

Realtor.com NewsRealtor.com News - Nov 8, 2018
You can throw yourself a housewarming party in good faith, but this isn't the time to hope for—or hint at—gifts you need to finish getting the place in order, says Elaine Swann, a Los Angeles–based etiquette expert, who urges new homeowners to focus ...  

Labor Day


Girlfriend of teen who died in drunken driving crash on Labor Day has been charged

KFOX El PasoKFOX El Paso - Nov 1, 2018
EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14) — Police have arrested a woman who was involved in an alleged drunken driven crash in northeast El Paso, where her boyfriend died on Labor Day. Police arrested 18-year-old Nancy Huerta on Wednesday and is being charged ...  

Anzac Day


From commemoration to commodity: the branding of ANZAC

ABC LocalABC Local - Nov 12, 2018
It was 100 years ago that the carnage of World War One finally stopped, but Australians had been holding silent remembrance services well before the war ended, with the first ANZAC day commemoration taking place in 1916. And the first attempt to ...  

Mardi Gras


Super Bowl


The Patriots' path back to the Super Bowl just got more complicated

Washington PostWashington Post - Nov 11, 2018
The New England Patriots went to their Nashville bureau Sunday and suffered a stunning — and stunningly lopsided — defeat that might have some significant implications for their bid to reach another Super Bowl. The Patriots fell to the Titans, 34-10 ...  

Santa Claus


North Pole Confidential: How to be Santa Claus

MyAJCMyAJC - Nov 10, 2018
Thomas Tolbert has been named a Top 11 Santa Claus nationally by Time magazine. He's been involved in the Saint Nicholas scene since his teenage years, and trains other Santas through a program he co-founded called the Legendary Santa University ...  

 
 
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