29 min ago
Greensburg Daily News
Six Decatur County organizations awarded grants
Greensburg - The Decatur County Visitors and Recreation Commission awarded their spring 2013 grants Thursday.
7 hrs ago
The 2013 Summer TV Preview
Jeans have started uncomfortably sticking to legs and day drinking has become more socially acceptable, which means it is pretty much summertime.
8 hrs ago
Fort McCoy campground summer season set to open
MADISON Pine View Campground's summer season will start Friday and run through the Labor Day Weekend, ending on September 2. Fort McCoy's campground's office will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
Thu May 23, 2013
The Washington Post
This week's best travel bargains
Prices vary. For example, a round-trip ticket from Paris to Avignon, usually $484 per person, is now about $339. Book by June 10; travel within 90 days of purchase.
Grand Junction Off-Road race course revealed
Promoters of the all new Grand Junction Off-Road race taking place on Labor Day Weekend, August 31-September 1 in Grand Junction, Colorado, released a course flyover video.
Loonie heads higher despite disappointing Chinese manufacturing data
HSBC reported that its preliminary Purchasing Managers Index fell to a seven-month low of 49.6 in May from April's 50.4. Numbers below 50 indicate that activity is contracting.
Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Estes Valley Library adventure series spans the globe this summer
From the Grand Canyon to the world's highest summits, and from leisurely treks to technical climbs, there are adventures galore this summer as the Estes Valley Library hosts its seventh annual armchair-travel series spotlighting extraordinary destinations.
Free Museum Tickets for Military Families
More than 2,000 museums across the nation are offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families this summer, beginning on Memorial Day.
Wed May 22, 2013
U-Gas Aims For September Opening In Ballwin
According to a company executive, work to build the U-Gas convenience store and gas station along Manchester Road on the former Rothman Furniture site should begin this week.
Marin Independent Journal
Marin City's Labor Day blues festival canceled after 15 years
For the first time in 15 years, there will be no Marin City Blues, Jazz and Soul Party in the Park this Labor Day weekend.
Tucson museums participating in the 2013 Blue Star Museum Initiative
The Blue Star Museum Initiative is back for the 2013 summer season. The initiative allows active duty military and their families to visit participating museums for free between Memorial Day and Labor Day .
Sun May 19, 2013
Clarks Hometown News Patriot
The State We're In: What's the buzz? Hummingbirds
Outside on a warm day, something buzzes past in a blur. A large bumblebee or sphinx moth, perhaps? How about a hummingbird? With about 340 hummingbird species in the Western Hemisphere, only one - the ruby-throated hummingbird - is found in the eastern United States.
Thu May 16, 2013
Illinois historic sites extend hours for season
Six Illinois historic sites are operating seven days a week for the convenience of tourists traveling in the spring and summer.
Paramount Theatre Announces 38th Annual Summer Film Series Lineup
Now beginning its 38th year, the Paramount Summer Film Classics series brings some much needed comfort to the long hot Austin summer.
Tue May 14, 2013
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
Blues Fest Fades on Stormy Monday
For local blues fans, Monday's news was definitely bad. It's off. No Blues by the Bay this coming Labor Day weekend.
Evanston Outdoor Watering Ban Starts May 15
Evanston's outdoor watering ban starts tomorrow and lasts until September 15 during daytime weekday hours between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., with some exceptions, according to a press release.
Mon May 13, 2013
Henry Turner Jr. & Flavor Announce Ultimate Louisiana Party II Summer Tour Dates
Hit City Digital Recording Artists will tour Southwest and Northwest beginning in Texas mid-June and extending into Arizona, California, Oregon and Washington through Labor Day.
Fri May 10, 2013
Sonoma Wine Country Weekend Tickets On Sale May 16
The event will again fundraise for Sonoma County non-profits over Labor Day Weekend August 30 - September 1, 2013 .
New York's Electric Zoo Music Festival 2013 phase 2 artist headliners announced
With summer just around the corner, Electric Zoo: New York 's Electronic Music Festival is excited to add more headlining artists to the three-day festival taking place over Labor Day Weekend on August 30, August 31 and September 1. Featuring two Main Stages for the first time ever, Electric Zoo's fifth anniversary offers the ultimate summer ... (more)
Treasury Secretary Lew: Congress should deal with debt ceiling now
Video: CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, about arriving at a bipartisan compromise on the budget.