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Business Wire
Pack Your Bags, America: 8 in 10 to Travel This Summerlong holiday weekends, many Americans will travel Fourth of July weekend (35%),
Pack Your Bags, America: 8 in 10 to Travel This Summer
Business Wire / Posted 28 minutes ago
long holiday weekends, many Americans will travel Fourth of July weekend (35%), followed by Memorial Day weekend (24%) and Labor Day Weekend (21%). Most Americans (72%) are planning stateside getaways (vs. 15% looking to go overseas), and the most... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Albemarle County Beaches Will Open for Memorial Day WeekendCreek and Mint Springs open for the three-day holiday weekend. Beaches are ope
Albemarle County Beaches Will Open for Memorial Day Weekend
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted an hour ago
Creek and Mint Springs open for the three-day holiday weekend. Beaches are open daily from Memorial Day Weekend thru Labor Day Weekend, except when Albemarle County Schools are in session. This year, swimming will be available daily beginning... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island beaches will open to swimmers Saturdaywill open on Saturday, with lifeguards on duty daily between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Staten Island beaches will open to swimmers Saturday
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 hours ago
will open on Saturday, with lifeguards on duty daily between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. The beaches will remain open through Labor Day. Swimming is prohibited when lifeguards are not on duty and in closed sections marked with signs and/or red... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Memorial Day - how do you plan on spending the holiday?all Americans who died while in the military service.[1] It typically marks the
Memorial Day - how do you plan on spending the holiday?
The Inyo Register / Posted 3 hours ago
all Americans who died while in the military service.[1] It typically marks the start of the summer vacation season, while Labor Day marks its end. Many people visit cemeteries and memorials, particularly to honor those who have died in military... Read more
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NJ.com
Waterfront skating rink, park opens in Philly this weekendpicnic tables, and lounge seating. Chickie's and Pete's Waterfront Crabshack is
Waterfront skating rink, park opens in Philly this weekend
NJ.com / Posted 3 hours ago
picnic tables, and lounge seating. Chickie's and Pete's Waterfront Crabshack is also making a debut at the park. Summerfest will be open seven days a week through Labor Day Weekend. Admission for the skating rink costs $3. Skate rentals cos... Read more
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ESPN
Why the College Football Playoff is the best thing to happen to Week 1those opponents have to stay ranked. A win over No. 14 Ole Miss would look out
Why the College Football Playoff is the best thing to happen to Week 1
ESPN / Posted 4 hours ago
those opponents have to stay ranked. A win over No. 14 Ole Miss would look outstanding for No. 4 Florida State on Labor Day night, but if the Rebels finish 6-6 and unranked by the committee, it would be somewhat devalued come Selection... Read more
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ESPN
It's 100 days and counting till CFB's binge-worthy first weekendat 7:30 a.m., EDT. The weekend continues in prime time Sunday night, when Notr
It's 100 days and counting till CFB's binge-worthy first weekend
ESPN / Posted 4 hours ago
at 7:30 a.m., EDT. The weekend continues in prime time Sunday night, when Notre Dame plays at Texas, and concludes on Labor Day night with another matchup of New Year's Six teams, Ole Miss and Florida State, in Orlando. That doesn't include... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UTC AD: Weboth Vanderbilt and Tennessee have decided to move their games to that same day
UTC AD: We
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
both Vanderbilt and Tennessee have decided to move their games to that same day, citing a jam-packed weekend of games on Labor Day weekend. "We (UTC) set our first game prior to all," Blackburn tweeted. "Others have changed to that date. "UTC... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Jitneys Expanding to Margatewhich brings the Jitney service past its usual final stop, then through Ventnor
Jitneys Expanding to Margate
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 hours ago
which brings the Jitney service past its usual final stop, then through Ventnor and into Margate. The trial runs through Labor Day weekend. Both Atlantic City and Margate agree that the expansion will help reduce traffic and alleviate parking... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Free shuttle service to St. Johns County beachesFishing Pier. The shuttles will run from May 28-30 for Memorial Day, July 2-4
Free shuttle service to St. Johns County beaches
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 hours ago
Fishing Pier. The shuttles will run from May 28-30 for Memorial Day, July 2-4 for Independence Day and September 3-5 for Labor Day. Each weekend there will be shuttles every 20 minutes from 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Mickler’s Beachfront Park... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley's music 'schedules' are gone: Concerts have Lehigh Valley venues, festivals in direct competitionMayfair had music for four or five days around Memorial Day. And Allentown Fai
Lehigh Valley's music 'schedules' are gone: Concerts have Lehigh Valley venues, festivals in direct competition
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
Mayfair had music for four or five days around Memorial Day. And Allentown Fair presented six concerts around Labor Day. Now, it seems, all bets are off. When Mayfair has its 30th annual run May 27-30, it will offer concerts by... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘Flutter Zone’ returns as summer spectacular at Maritime Aquariumis reprising it for summer 2016. On Saturday, May 28, the aquarium will open “F
‘Flutter Zone’ returns as summer spectacular at Maritime Aquarium
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
is reprising it for summer 2016. On Saturday, May 28, the aquarium will open “Flutter Zone,” which will run through Labor Day, Sept. 5. A large screened-in area, under an outdoor tent, has been erected on the Riverfront Courtyard. Visitors... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘Flutter Zone’ returns as summer spectacular at Maritime Aquariumis reprising it for summer 2016. On Saturday, May 28, the aquarium will open “F
‘Flutter Zone’ returns as summer spectacular at Maritime Aquarium
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
is reprising it for summer 2016. On Saturday, May 28, the aquarium will open “Flutter Zone,” which will run through Labor Day, Sept. 5. A large screened-in area, under an outdoor tent, has been erected on the Riverfront Courtyard. Visitors... Read more
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Raw Story
That time when Clinton refused to drop out of the race because Obama could be assassinatedis impolite. It’s impolitic. It’s bad etiquette. It’s the presidential equivale
That time when Clinton refused to drop out of the race because Obama could be assassinated
Raw Story / Posted 20 hours ago
is impolite. It’s impolitic. It’s bad etiquette. It’s the presidential equivalent of wearing white after Labor Day or to another woman’s wedding. Except, I would argue, it’s way worse in that instead of violating a dress code, it... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Get All Fired Up for Memorial Day Weekend - Get all fired up for Memorial Day and bring the family to ride on an antique narrow-gauge train along the Big Cypress Bayou in Jefferson Texas. Come for lunch a free movie and a train ride. Enjoy the...evening of July 4, so that we don’t conflict with City of Jefferson activities)
Get All Fired Up for Memorial Day Weekend - Get all fired up for Memorial Day and bring the family to ride on an antique narrow-gauge train along the Big Cypress Bayou in Jefferson Texas. Come for lunch a free movie and a train ride. Enjoy the...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 21 hours ago
evening of July 4, so that we don’t conflict with City of Jefferson activities). September 3, 2016 SPECIAL – STEAM TRAIN Labor Day Celebration at Historic Jefferson Railway Saturday Narrated Historical Day Tours: 12:30, 2:30 and 4:30 Celebrate... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
State agency to conduct survey about coastal accessResearchers from UNCW will conduct a survey from Memorial Day through Labor Day
State agency to conduct survey about coastal access
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 hours ago
Researchers from UNCW will conduct a survey from Memorial Day through Labor Day that will help coastal agency staff learn how North Carolina residents and visitors perceive the state's Public Beach and Coastal Waterfront Access Program. The survey... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
State coastal agency to conduct survey about coastal accessResearchers from UNCW will conduct a survey from Memorial Day through Labor Day
State coastal agency to conduct survey about coastal access
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 hours ago
Researchers from UNCW will conduct a survey from Memorial Day through Labor Day that will help coastal agency staff learn how North Carolina residents and visitors perceive the state's Public Beach and Coastal Waterfront Access Program. The survey... Read more
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Newsmax
Cheap Beef Is Here for Summer Burgers and $1 Taco Bell Burritosdemand there, once that summer weather actually comes to bear.” After the Four
Cheap Beef Is Here for Summer Burgers and $1 Taco Bell Burritos
Newsmax / Posted 23 hours ago
demand there, once that summer weather actually comes to bear.” After the Fourth of July, Memorial Day is tied with Labor Day for the most popular occasion for barbecuing, according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association. More than 60... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Red Cross reminder: Need for blood takes no summer vacationsummer campaign As official national sponsor of the summer campaign, which beg
Red Cross reminder: Need for blood takes no summer vacation
KTVZ Bend / Posted 23 hours ago
summer campaign As official national sponsor of the summer campaign, which begins Memorial Day weekend and runs through Labor Day weekend, Suburban Propane will help promote the need for blood and platelet donations and will encourage its... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Neighbors Concerned About Savannah Road Project in Leweswill get hurt," he said. "When or how I don't know. But with the traffic on thi
Neighbors Concerned About Savannah Road Project in Lewes
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 hours ago
will get hurt," he said. "When or how I don't know. But with the traffic on this road from Memorial Day to Labor Day, putting obstacle like that in the middle of the road, it just doesn’t make sense.” The plans call for 11 feet of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Higher flows bring shad fishing boom in American Riverboat traffic was increasing heavily on weekends, so fishermen were advised to h
Higher flows bring shad fishing boom in American River
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 hours ago
boat traffic was increasing heavily on weekends, so fishermen were advised to hit the lake during the week until Labor Day. Bass fishing was still good in the Bear River arm. The lake is 1-foot from full. So far this spring, Collins Lake... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National ParkPaul, Minnesota. SHUTTLES: The National Park Service's free shuttles along Goi
Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National Park
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
Paul, Minnesota. SHUTTLES: The National Park Service's free shuttles along Going-to-the-Sun Road usually operate July 1-Labor Day, depending on weather. Private shuttles to other areas:... Read more
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Boston Globe
15 perfect summer days for 15 Cape Cod townsBridge, to the tip of Falmouth to the stone jetty in Provincetown, and there ar
15 perfect summer days for 15 Cape Cod towns
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Bridge, to the tip of Falmouth to the stone jetty in Provincetown, and there are 15 weekends between Memorial Day and Labor Day. What a coincidence! Here is a handy, alphabetical guide for the spring and summer, 15 perfect days for 15 Cape... Read more
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Orange County Register
Cheap beef is here for summer burgers, $1 Taco Bell burritosdemand there, once that summer weather actually comes to bear.” After the Four
Cheap beef is here for summer burgers, $1 Taco Bell burritos
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
demand there, once that summer weather actually comes to bear.” After the Fourth of July, Memorial Day is tied with Labor Day for the most popular occasion for barbecuing, according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association. More than 60... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National Parkand Minneapolis. SHUTTLES: The National Park Service's free shuttles along Goi
Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National Park
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
and Minneapolis. SHUTTLES: The National Park Service's free shuttles along Going-to-the-Sun Road usually operate July 1-Labor Day, depending on weather. Private shuttles to other areas:... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Shorter summer break for students in Holland Public Schoolsstart to the school year starting this fall. The district applied and received
Shorter summer break for students in Holland Public Schools
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
start to the school year starting this fall. The district applied and received a waiver from the state to start before the Labor Day holiday. In 2006, lawmakers passed a bill requiring schools to start after Labor Day. It was signed into law by... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Help save lives: Red Cross urges blood, platelet donations during summer monthssummer campaign As official national sponsor of the summer campaign, which begi
Help save lives: Red Cross urges blood, platelet donations during summer months
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
summer campaign As official national sponsor of the summer campaign, which begins Memorial Day weekend and runs through Labor Day weekend, Suburban Propane will help promote the need for blood and platelet donations and will encourage its... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Crab Orchard Museum welcomes Living History RendezvousMemorial Day the Museum closed, but after that the museum will open regularly o
Crab Orchard Museum welcomes Living History Rendezvous
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
Memorial Day the Museum closed, but after that the museum will open regularly on Sundays 1-5 p.m. for visitation through Labor Day, in addition to the year-round Tues.-Sat. 9-5 hours. Admission to Mountain Man Primitive Rendezvous is free for... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Reliving Michigammeis no entry fee to the event, which features live music and refreshments. The
Reliving Michigamme
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
is no entry fee to the event, which features live music and refreshments. The museum is open daily from noon to 5 p.m. from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated. Lisa Bowers can be reached at 906-4... Read more
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Philly.com
Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National Parkand Minneapolis. SHUTTLES: The National Park Service's free shuttles along Goi
Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National Park
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
and Minneapolis. SHUTTLES: The National Park Service's free shuttles along Going-to-the-Sun Road usually operate July 1-Labor Day, depending on weather. Private shuttles to other areas:... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Shorter summer break for students in Holland Public Schoolsstart to the school year starting this fall. The district applied and received
Shorter summer break for students in Holland Public Schools
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
start to the school year starting this fall. The district applied and received a waiver from the state to start before the Labor Day holiday. In 2006 lawmakers passed a bill requiring schools to start after Labor Day. It was signed into law by then... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Adirondack state campgrounds open for summercampgrounds and six day-use areas in the Adirondack and Catskill Forest Preserv
Adirondack state campgrounds open for summer
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
campgrounds and six day-use areas in the Adirondack and Catskill Forest Preserves. The summer camping season runs through Labor Day, with some facilities remaining open during fall foliage and hunting season. Sites are available on a first-come,... Read more
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The Evening Sun
State Police and other agencies to tighten seatbelt enforcementincluding those assigned to Thruway detail will be joining with local and count
State Police and other agencies to tighten seatbelt enforcement
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
including those assigned to Thruway detail will be joining with local and county law enforcement officers across New York State to make sure motorists buckle their seat belts as the the summer travel season kicks off now through Labor Day w... Read more
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USA Today
Reimagine TSA to protect travelersof an in-person interview, is too high. TSA should consider a $10 individual or
Reimagine TSA to protect travelers
USA Today / Posted yesterday
of an in-person interview, is too high. TSA should consider a $10 individual or $15 family summer pass good through Labor Day. 2. Assess all airlines that charge for checked bags a hefty “user fee” to offset the cost of hiring more TSA... Read more
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Daily Herald
Reflecting back on 80 years, Walter E. Smithe Jr. toward the futureto allow him to display a silver aluminum Christmas tree in a small area of the
Reflecting back on 80 years, Walter E. Smithe Jr. toward the future
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
to allow him to display a silver aluminum Christmas tree in a small area of the store's entryway, starting right after Labor Day. They offered homeowners the opportunity to purchase a tree on layaway, paying a little bit each week so they would... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
School's over soon, but will reopen before Labor Day in Riverheadyear,” Ms. Carney wrote in an email last Monday. “This resulted in significant
School's over soon, but will reopen before Labor Day in Riverhead
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted yesterday
year,” Ms. Carney wrote in an email last Monday. “This resulted in significant loss of instructional time.” This year, Labor Day falls on Monday, Sept. 5. Students in other local districts, including Shoreham-Wading River, Mattituck-Cutchogue,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Martin Park Beach, Spray Bay Opening For Summer Season In RidgefieldMay 28-30. Please bring proof of residency. The beach is open daily from 10 a.m
Martin Park Beach, Spray Bay Opening For Summer Season In Ridgefield
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted yesterday
May 28-30. Please bring proof of residency. The beach is open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day weekend. Individual or family memberships are available to residents and non-residents. Ridgefield senior citizens... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Kennel Club crownsthe dogs. "I came here to volunteer. They threw me in the ring and said, 'show
Kennel Club crowns
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
the dogs. "I came here to volunteer. They threw me in the ring and said, 'show,' and so I just started to show and that's how it started for me," says Bussell. The Middle Georgia Kennel Club will hold eight more shows on Labor Day. (© 2016... Read more
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News 8000
Military families can visit Children’s Museum for freeto be a part of that,” said Children’s Museum of La Crosse marketing Director L
Military families can visit Children’s Museum for free
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
to be a part of that,” said Children’s Museum of La Crosse marketing Director Leanne Poellinger. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, active service members, including reservists, can show some form of military ID to get free access to the... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Solemn, patriotic activities to highlight this weeka.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. The Arts and Craf
Solemn, patriotic activities to highlight this week
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. The Arts and Crafts Coalition also holds shows on July 4 and Labor Day weekends at the Historic Site.On the web: ccartsandcrafts.com.■ The nonprofit Edward Teach Youth Sailing... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Change coming as IL schedule will be trimmed in coming yearshas been the voice on this to us.” Despite the change in the number of games,
Change coming as IL schedule will be trimmed in coming years
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
has been the voice on this to us.” Despite the change in the number of games, Mobley said the season still will end on Labor Day and the Governors’ Cup playoffs format of two best-of-5 series will remain. However, there is a possibility a team... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Church and food just mixand Ladies Circle dinners, and Men's Fellowship dinners, and Memorial Day dinne
Church and food just mix
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
and Ladies Circle dinners, and Men's Fellowship dinners, and Memorial Day dinners, and Independence Day Dinners, and Labor Day dinners, and "It's Tuesday, Let's Have a Dinner" dinners. Like I said, church people like to eat. Getting ready... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Volunteer opportunitiesMargaret Parker at 225-7100). Blues Fest Volunteers Needed Marquette Area Blu
Volunteer opportunities
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Margaret Parker at 225-7100). Blues Fest Volunteers Needed Marquette Area Blues Festival is looking for volunteers for Labor Day weekend. Ticket takers and security people and merchandise sellers mostly needed from 5-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2; and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Monument students celebrate, hope to inspire with safe and sober grad partyyears after two Palmer Ridge High School students were killed in a drunk drivin
Monument students celebrate, hope to inspire with safe and sober grad party
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
years after two Palmer Ridge High School students were killed in a drunk driving crash. Ryan Pappas and Beau Begier died Labor Day weekend in 2014. Police say the driver, a friend of theirs, was drinking at the time of the incident. The group... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
NY Opens Up Adirondack Camping Sites For Seasontheir trips now. The state operates 52 campgrounds in the Adirondack and Catsk
NY Opens Up Adirondack Camping Sites For Season
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 2 days ago
their trips now. The state operates 52 campgrounds in the Adirondack and Catskill parks. Some sites are available on a first-come basis while others can be reserved. The camping season runs through Labor Day, though certain sites stay open... Read more
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The Advocate
S.T.A.R. rodeo highlights busy summerawaiting the winners in almost as many categories as those offered in the weeke
S.T.A.R. rodeo highlights busy summer
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
awaiting the winners in almost as many categories as those offered in the weekend fishing rodeos. S.T.A.R. runs through Labor Day. The targets for entered anglers are specially tagged redfish and the heaviest speckled trout in four areas across... Read more
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The Advocate
Check out upcoming Outdoors events along with hunting and fishing schedulesTOURNAMENT & ANGLER’S RODEO: Opening day, CCA-Louisiana summer-long, multi-spec
Check out upcoming Outdoors events along with hunting and fishing schedules
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
TOURNAMENT & ANGLER’S RODEO: Opening day, CCA-Louisiana summer-long, multi-species coastal fishing competition through Labor Day. CCA membership & S.T.A.R. fee. $500,000 total prize packages. Call CCA (225) 952-9200. THE CAMP FLY FISHING... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Hollywood Christians make an impact on the big screenfilm starring unknown black actors, dethroned the hit biopic, “Straight Outta C
Hollywood Christians make an impact on the big screen
The Charlotte Post / Posted 2 days ago
film starring unknown black actors, dethroned the hit biopic, “Straight Outta Compton,” at the box office over Labor Day weekend. But this was no fluke. Black Christian entertainment has been broadening its appeal for years. Veteran... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Sailors celebrate 50 years of racing in Stamfordsigned up and paid the $250 to join the club and compete in the season’s 16 rac
Sailors celebrate 50 years of racing in Stamford
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
signed up and paid the $250 to join the club and compete in the season’s 16 races, which end on the last Tuesday before Labor Day. Thirty-three rocked up to the mark last year. Despite a sheet of gray cloud pulled over the pitching waves of... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Museums offer Blue Star programGuard and Reserve military personnel and up to five family members, from Memori
Museums offer Blue Star program
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Guard and Reserve military personnel and up to five family members, from Memorial Day weekend beginning May 28, through Labor Day, Sept. 5. Free admission is available upon the display of an appropriate ID card. The military ID holder can... Read more
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