Holidays Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Stroller: Who came up with the word thagomizer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    TODAY'S WORD is indefatigable . Example: A lot of people thought Roscoe was too portly to have won multiple ribbons for long-distance running, but he always replied that he "put the 'fat' in 'indefatigable.'

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  2. What Memorial Day MeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    Each year I try to think of how to depict Memorial Day in Israel in a way that's meaningful and juxtapose it in relation to how it's observed in the US. Many thoughts race through my head.

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  3. Jun1FriRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Gazette

    If you know of an event feed you think belongs in this calendar, paste its iCalendar feed's URL below. If approved, its events will be added to this calendar.

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  4. Kim Phillips: Memorial Day for the remembered and the rememberingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Veronica Maldonado, who now works at the Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau, is shown during a field training mission in 1995 as a member of the Texas Army National Guard. Tall heels click rapidly on the driveway.

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  5. When's the best time to come back to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Over 1 million D.C.-area residents are expected to be traveling at least 50 miles on the road, in a plane, or on trains and cruise ships this holiday weekend - a record high, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic. WASHINGTON - Memorial Day weekend travel will be especially fraught this year, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic.

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  6. Tale of Two Fests: Revived Mayfair, new Great Pennsylvania Music &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    Mayfair, after calling it quits in 2016 and undergoing a year's hiatus, was revived as a three-day event on the campus of Cedar Crest College, just blocks from where it was held for the first 28 years of its 31-year history. It opened Friday, and after slow traffic early in the day, drew 8,500 to 9,000 people on its first day, said Lauren Condon, Cedar Crest's director of Student Union and Engagement and Mayfair's new executive director.

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  7. TEMECULA: Cinco de Mayo festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    Angelique Ugalde, 3, of Lake Elsinore, plays with her mothers phone before taking the stage during a Cinco de Mayo festival at the Duck Pond park. Young members of Ballet Folklorico, watch on as other members of their group perform dances during a Cinco de Mayo festival at the Duck Pond park.

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  8. First Alert: Alberto brings threat of wind, flash flooding, & isolated tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVM

    Subtropical Storm Alberto will be tracking across the Gulf of Mexico and impacting our state within 48 hours. The system remains subtropical, meaning it has not fully developed into a textbook tropical low.

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  9. Public invited to MFA readings tonight through Friday at The WRead the original story

    Yesterday | Commercial Dispatch

    The Low-Residency MFA program in Creative Writing at Mississippi University for Women will hold a series of readings today through Friday featuring graduate students and faculty. All readings are open to the public and will be held in the Gail Gunter Multipurpose Room in Fant Library, starting at 7:30 p.m. There will be no reading on Memorial Day.

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  10. Flags placed at Stones River graves ahead of Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKRN

    Nearly 700 scouts and other youth volunteers spent Saturday morning placing flags at headstones at the Stones River National Cemetery. Stones River National Battlefield Chief Ranger Jim Lewis said it's a great opportunity to get kids involved in the holiday and interested in national parks.

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  11. Medal of Honor recipient to speak at Second Baptist Sunday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSWO

    A Vietnam veteran and recipient of the Medal of Honor was in Lubbock Saturday night ahead of speaking at a Memorial Day service on Sunday. Vietnam medic and Medal of Honor recipient Gary Beikirch will be the keynote speaker at a Sunday night event at Second Baptist Church, 6109 Chicago Avenue, where a wall remembering our fallen heroes will be on display.

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  12. Veterans hold annual Buddy Poppy eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSWO

    In a tradition of spring, East Texas veterans organizations ask people to remember Memorial Day through accepting a symbol. A flower.

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  13. Photos: 23rd annual Fredericksburg National Cemetery IlluminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    Despite afternoon thunderstorms, visitors attend the 23rd annual Fredericksburg National Cemetery Illumination in Fredericksburg, Va. on May 26, 2018.

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  14. Kick Off Summer at ParksRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Diego NewsCape

    Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start to summer, and you can begin your adventures by attending one of the many events San Diego County Parks and Recreation is hosting to kick off the season. The 2018 season of Summer Movies in the Park opens with "Coco" on Friday, May 25 at Waterfront Park.

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  15. Bay Head celebrates Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star News Group

    The community came together Saturday morning to honor the brave men and women who have given their lives defending the country's freedom. The Borough of Bay Head kicked off Memorial Day Weekend with a special ceremony May 26 that brought together more than two dozen veterans, residents, borough officials and others to remember, thank and offer prayers for the men and women in uniform who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country.

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  16. Tips for Healthy and Safe Swimming WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has designated this week - May 21-27 - as Healthy and Safe Swimming Week. This yearly observance is celebrated the week before Memorial Day, and this year's theme is "Swim Healthy.

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  17. FORECAST: Alberto's impacts on Memorial Day plans at the Gulf as well as at homeRead the original story

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Heading into the second half of the Memorial Day weekend, all eyes remain on the Gulf as Subtropical Storm Alberto approaches the Big Bend of Florida before curving west towards the Alabama shoreline. For those who are planning on staying home in north Alabama and southern Tennessee, we anticipate scattered showers and thunderstorms for Sunday and Monday - though these storms will not be associated with Alberto.

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  18. Owen Smith, The 'New Yorker' Illustrator Who Killed ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDailyBeast.com

    Owen Smith, designer of 19 'New Yorker' covers, subway images, street murals and sculptures, talks about the challenge and future of illustration and drawing 'Cheeto' Donald Trump. When the cover for double issue of The New Yorker for December 22 and 29, 1997 was published, the illustrator and artist Owen Smith received one letter from a reader saying, "Shame on you.

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  19. Free Pet Adoptions for MilitaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Diego NewsCape

    As a thank you to those who serve our country, County Animal Services is joining Animals for Armed Forces in waiving pet adoption fees for military members interested in adopting a dog, cat or rabbit this Memorial Day weekend. The adoption special is being offered to current, former or retired and immediate family members of those who serve in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard and National Guard.

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  20. Heat Advisory Issued for Twin Cities SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSTP

    Due to extreme heat expected Sunday, the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the Twin Cities area. KSTP Meteorologist Jonathan Yuhas said temperatures Sunday could reach the upper-90s, potentially breaking the current record for May 27 temperatures.

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