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History of Memorial Day

May 27, 2018 1

History of Memorial Day Take a look at the holiday marking the official beginning of summer and America’s most solemn occasion. From History.com Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, […]

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Reflections of Memorial Day

May 27, 2018 0

Reflections of Memorial Day by Jim Boyer It was not long after WWII had ended. My family lived in the San Francisco East Bay Area. In those days Memorial Day parades were a pride filled […]

The USA is the Greatest Country in the World!
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The USA is the Greatest Country in the World!

July 3, 2017 0

The United States of America is the Greatest Country in the World! by Representative Heather Scott Today we celebrate the birthday of America.  Like all births, America came into this world with excitement, anticipation, anxiety […]

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THE AMERICANS ARE COMING (AGAIN) Part 2

July 3, 2017 2

THE AMERICANS ARE COMING (AGAIN) Part 2 by Donna Capurso Today is the 240th anniversary of the independence of America. There will be barbecues, picnics, parades, gatherings with families and friends, fireworks, and just another […]

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July 1, 1863: The Battle of Gettysburg begins

June 29, 2017 0

July 1, 1863: The Battle of Gettysburg begins The largest military conflict in North American history begins this day when Union and Confederate forces collide at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The epic battle lasted three days and […]

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History of Presidents Day

February 20, 2017 0

History of Presidents Day Via History.com Presidents’ Day is an American holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February. Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington, it is still officially called “Washington’s […]

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NATIONAL FREEDOM DAY – February 1

January 31, 2017 0

NATIONAL FREEDOM DAY – February 1 National Freedom Day, always observed on February 1st, celebrates freedom from slavery.  It also recognizes that America is a symbol of liberty.  It honors the signing by Abraham Lincoln of […]

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