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Christmas


Start Christmas shopping in September

FOX 5 AtlantaFOX 5 Atlanta - Sep 20, 2017
Fall begins soon So what time is it? It's time to save for Christmas. Already? Yes. Over Labor Day I say the same thing each year, 'Folks it's almost Christmas.  

Easter


Dark Nights: Metal – Every Issue Features a Horn-Throwing Easter Egg

CBR (blog)CBR (blog) - Sep 18, 2017
It's also no secret that Capullo has been sneaking devil horns into the series, an Easter egg hunt that began right at the very start — the first issue's cover featured the entire League forming a giant devil horn symbol. Snyder himself recently ...  

Fourth Of July


Fourth Of July In Lakewood, Ohio
Lakewood Observer - Sep 20, 2017

Being here in the United States during the Fourth of July celebration has made me think about national pride over and over again. July 4 in America is vastly different from October 3 in Germany. I'd like to share a bit about how I experienced America's ...  

Halloween


The Most Popular Halloween Costumes of 2017 Will Be…

Brit + CoBrit + Co - Sep 20, 2017
Stranger Things characters: We were totally not surprised that the beloved cuties from Netflix's runaway hit Stranger Things inspired Halloween costumes last year, but it seems the supernatural series is still operating at a fever pitch, because ...  

Fathers Day


Be worthy of your creation; Church Fathers: Day 059

Patheos (blog)Patheos (blog) - Sep 21, 2017
st_justin_martyr_spotlight_1 Writing to the pagan emperor Antoninus Pius, St. Justin Martyr explains how Christians are supposed to behave. We please God, he says, when we imitate God's virtues and act in a way worthy of our marvelous creation.  

Mothers Day


'Life is divided for us now': Gold Star Mothers Day

Yahoo NewsYahoo News - Sep 23, 2017
24, marks Gold Star Mothers Day, a relatively little-known occasion always observed on the last Sunday in September. The day, which was designated in 1936, is intended to recognize and honor those who have lost a child while serving in the military.  

Cinco de Mayo


Listen to Offset and Young Nudy's New Collab 'Cinco De Mayo'

XXLMAG.COMXXLMAG.COM - Sep 20, 2017
Offset and Young Nudy collab for 'Cinco De Mayo,' a new song off the upcoming Quality Control compilation. Listen to the track here.  

Hanukkah


Yo La Tengo performing at Maxwell's in Hoboken, New Jersey, December 13, 2012. It would be the band's last ...
Tablet Magazine - Aug 23, 2017

The band's Hanukkah shows, I've deduced, are kind of a big deal, considering the band's cult following. Yo La Tengo was formed in 1984 and has had its core in place since 1992. In 2001, Yo La Tengo booked its first set of Hanukkah concerts—an ...  

St. Patricks Day


New Haven Bed Race raising money for homelessness program

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)WTNH Connecticut News (press release) - Sep 17, 2017
(WTNH)–The third-annual New Haven Bed Race took place on Saturday along Church Street. Our own Jacquie Slater had the honor of emceeing the event. In all, 11 teams put on their running shoes and souped up some beds, all to benefit New Reach and ...  

Turkey Day


Hurricane Harvey victims travel to Worthington, MN for King Turkey ...

KSFYKSFY - Sep 17, 2017
WORTHINGTON, M.N. - The exciting King Turkey Day Festival is taking place in Worthington this weekend and it was more special than ever. "When people ...  

Valentines Day


Gridley High Ag teacher is recognized nationally

Gridley HeraldGridley Herald - Sep 20, 2017
The Floral Club is just $27 a month thru June with arrangements prepared for holidays such as Valentines Day, Easter and Mother's Day. Non members can order an arrangement with two days notice for just $30. Arrangements can be purchased at the main ...  

Birthday


Big names on hand as Dodgers wish Tommy Lasorda a happy 90th

ESPNESPN - Sep 23, 2017
... us all the time. We played baseball from sunup to sundown. And then we'd spend time together and eat together." The Dodgers completed the ceremony with Drew Drysdale, daughter of Don Drysdale, leading the team and fans in singing "Happy Birthday.".  

Housewarming Party


Adams County Crime Blotter: Housewarming party turns into heist
The Denver Post - Aug 29, 2017

Not-so-warm housewarming. A married couple hosted a housewarming party at their new home June 30 in the 17000 block of East 107th Way, Commerce City. Because friends and family invited other guests, they did not know everyone at the party well.  

Labor Day


Exploring Our Backyard: Labor Day skiing on hidden Sierra snow patch

KRNV My News 4KRNV My News 4 - Sep 22, 2017
KIRKWOOD, Calif. (News 4 & Fox 11) — In our latest edition of Exploring Our Backyard, Alex Margulies and Ryan Kern spend the 2017 Labor Day weekend driving across the Sierra to ski a hidden chunk of snow. It's refereed to as 'The Patch' by those who ...  

Anzac Day


Sacked for Anzac day hangover sickie
New Zealand Herald - Sep 11, 2017

A Factory worker who was sacked for chucking a hangover sickie after drinking too much on Anzac Day has been awarded A$8000 (NZ$8900) in compensation after the Fair Work Commission found she was treated harshly. Avril Chapman, who worked in the ...  

Mardi Gras


Changes to Gulf Shores Homecoming Parade, first since Mardi Gras tragedy

FOX10 NewsFOX10 News - Sep 21, 2017
The route has changed for this year's Homecoming Parade, but the city says it wasn't because of the Mardi Gras incident. School officials wanted to start and end the parade at the school this year. The Gulf Shores High School Homecoming Parade is ...  

Super Bowl


As Trump visits UN, New York prepares for 'Super Bowl' of security

ReutersReuters - Sep 17, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he arrives at Morristown municipal airport for a weekend at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster ahead of next week's United Nations General Assembly, New Jersey, U.S., September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri ...  

Santa Claus


Billy Eichner Joins Anna Kendrick's Female Santa Claus Film | Variety

VarietyVariety - Sep 22, 2017
Billy Eichner is in negotiations to join Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader in Disney's female Santa Claus film "Nicole."  

 
 
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