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Market Watch
Which markets are closed on Monday?a “substitution holiday.” There will be no share trading in China, Singapore, H
Which markets are closed on Monday?
Market Watch / Posted 18 minutes ago
a “substitution holiday.” There will be no share trading in China, Singapore, Hong Kong and Russia, among others. In the U.S., it’s not Labor Day until Sept. 5, so markets there will trade as normal on Monday. More from MarketWatch Related T... Read more
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Hospitality Net
July Fourth Online Travel Spend To Top Cyber Mondayreaching $82.9 billion. Memorial Day weekend is expected to generate $3.05 bill
July Fourth Online Travel Spend To Top Cyber Monday
Hospitality Net / Posted 24 minutes ago
reaching $82.9 billion. Memorial Day weekend is expected to generate $3.05 billion, July Fourth weekend $3.22 billion, and Labor Day weekend $2.92 billion. By way of comparison, Black Friday 2015 saw $2.74 billion in online sales, Cyber Monday hit... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
CMTA to be signed into lawAquino yesterday to sign the Congress-approved Customs Modernization and Tariff
CMTA to be signed into law
Manila Bulletin / Posted 47 minutes ago
Aquino yesterday to sign the Congress-approved Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA or anti-smuggling law) as part of Labor Day packages. By signing the measure into law, Malacanang can say that local jobs are protected and families of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Over 167,000 jobs up for grabs in Labor Day job fairs nationwide Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz on Frida
Over 167,000 jobs up for grabs in Labor Day job fairs nationwide
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz on Friday (April 29, 2016) said that more than 167,000 vacancies will be available for job seekers in 54 job fair... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Employees to receive additional pay on Labor Day Employees, who will go to work on Sunday (May 1, 2016), will be getting an ad
Employees to receive additional pay on Labor Day
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
Employees, who will go to work on Sunday (May 1, 2016), will be getting an additional pay after Malacañang declared it as regular holiday to commemorate Labor Day, the Department of Labor and... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Scout recognized for helping fathera National Certificate of Merit from the scout organization for helping his dad
Scout recognized for helping father
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
a National Certificate of Merit from the scout organization for helping his dad Chris, who was stung by several bees on Labor Day while cutting the lawn. The presentation was made this week at a gathering held at Blessed Sacrament... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
New Ulm ready to become Steel citylogo. In the late summer we are going to host a golf tournament in New Ulm. Our
New Ulm ready to become Steel city
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
logo. In the late summer we are going to host a golf tournament in New Ulm. Our players will be coming in the Tuesday after Labor Day. We start our games in the middle of September. And we will also hold a camp in the middle of August." And 25... Read more
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The Washington Times
THOMAS DIBACCO: Now it’s May Day every daywretches who never did an honest hour’s work in their lives.” Congress got sma
THOMAS DIBACCO: Now it’s May Day every day
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
wretches who never did an honest hour’s work in their lives.” Congress got smart, unanimously legislating a national Labor Day in 1894 that made the first Monday in September an alternative to May Day and undercutting unionism by offering all... Read more
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examiner.com
Leah Pritchett makes leap of faith to Don Schumacher Racingthis year, the Summit Racing Southern Nationals at Atlanta May 13-15 and at the
Leah Pritchett makes leap of faith to Don Schumacher Racing
examiner.com / Posted 11 hours ago
this year, the Summit Racing Southern Nationals at Atlanta May 13-15 and at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals over Labor Day weekend, as he considers expanding his already-large shop and competing with a 4th Top Fuel team to match his... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hong Kong Luxury Migrating to Macau Along With Chinese Touristsstraight months and retail sales in February plunged the most in 17 years. The
Hong Kong Luxury Migrating to Macau Along With Chinese Tourists
Swissinfo / Posted 11 hours ago
straight months and retail sales in February plunged the most in 17 years. The outlook isn’t any better for next week’s Labor Day holiday, with the Hong Kong Travel Industry Council estimating the number of package-tour travelers will drop by 50... Read more
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The North West Star
Around the May poleat Mount Isa in 1956. It was one hundred and twenty-five years ago, in 1891, t
Around the May pole
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
at Mount Isa in 1956. It was one hundred and twenty-five years ago, in 1891, that Queensland made its mark in celebrating Labor Day (commonly referred to as May Day). It was the day when nearly one thousand workers marched for the first time in... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Pat Carter remembered for lifelong entrepreneurship, giving backasked for help and never formed a nonprofit organization, but many others have
Pat Carter remembered for lifelong entrepreneurship, giving back
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 hours ago
asked for help and never formed a nonprofit organization, but many others have volunteered for what is now his 28-year-old Labor Day "We Care'' event that feeds more than 600, clothes more than 700 and provides health screenings and other services,... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Pritchett’s poignant goodbyes and hopes for the futurethis year: the Summit Racing Southern Nationals at Atlanta May 13-15 and at the
Pritchett’s poignant goodbyes and hopes for the future
Motorsport.com / Posted 14 hours ago
this year: the Summit Racing Southern Nationals at Atlanta May 13-15 and at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals over Labor Day weekend, the biggest drag race meeting of the year. Thus Pritchett will join reigning Top Fuel champ Antron Brown,... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Charlie Daniels Band to perform in Andersonp.m. and performances will begin at 5:30 p.m. "There's no need to look further
Charlie Daniels Band to perform in Anderson
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
p.m. and performances will begin at 5:30 p.m. "There's no need to look further than your hometown for something to do this Labor Day weekend. It's right here in Anderson County," Anderson County Council Chairman Tommy Dunn said in a news... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Protests turn violent in Francethe French people fear it will get worse. It's an ongoing challenge for Preside
Protests turn violent in France
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 15 hours ago
the French people fear it will get worse. It's an ongoing challenge for President Francois Hollande who, with traditional Labor Day rallies planned for May 1st, faces the possibility of an even stronger response to the growing doubts about his... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labor law protestsdiluted the bill to drop reforms such as a cap on financial settlements in case
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labor law protests
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
diluted the bill to drop reforms such as a cap on financial settlements in cases of unfair dismissal. With traditional Labor Day rallies organized for Sunday, May 1, Hollande faces the risk of a more broad-based protest movement. An opinion... Read more
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Market Watch
This simple formula can tell if you’re getting ripped off by an airlinefor international flights, says Surry. Second, the ideal time to book most fli
This simple formula can tell if you’re getting ripped off by an airline
Market Watch / Posted 17 hours ago
for international flights, says Surry. Second, the ideal time to book most flights (other than for some holidays like Labor Day, Memorial Day and the Fourth of July) for deals is roughly 90 days out, the Adobe data reveal. “Booking more than... Read more
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Arkansas Times
One woman's abortion storyThis was before the “morning after” pill but even then I didn’t think I would g
One woman's abortion story
Arkansas Times / Posted 17 hours ago
This was before the “morning after” pill but even then I didn’t think I would get pregnant. It wasn’t until another trip Labor Day weekend that I became sick. We thought it was the food we’d been eating (my first time to try sushi was that trip)... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Area bands open for Steve Miller at Shellabrationthe Bands in 2014. That earned them the honor of performing at IRRMA's annual H
Area bands open for Steve Miller at Shellabration
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
the Bands in 2014. That earned them the honor of performing at IRRMA's annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Okoboji on Labor Day Weekend that same year. They recently released a four song EP of original music online. The band is a power trio... Read more
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News 10 WILX
SPECIAL REPORT: Business boom in Downtown Jacksonsays Krichbaum, "and it will have a lot of memorabilia being 116 years old." T
SPECIAL REPORT: Business boom in Downtown Jackson
News 10 WILX / Posted 23 hours ago
says Krichbaum, "and it will have a lot of memorabilia being 116 years old." The goal is to have the factory moved before Labor Day and the store open to hungry customers by mid-October. It's all part of a larger vision for Jackson. Councilmembr... Read more
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The Manila Times
Workers demand P750 daily minimum wageApril 28, 2016 8:06 pm LESS than a week before this year’s commemoration of La
Workers demand P750 daily minimum wage
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
April 28, 2016 8:06 pm LESS than a week before this year’s commemoration of Labor Day, workers from the Marikina East Labor Association (MELA) on Thursday staged a protest action in front of the Department of... Read more
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Rappler
Clearing the aftermath of Laboracay 2016of Tourism, the island welcomed about 1.6 million tourist arrivals in 2015, wit
Clearing the aftermath of Laboracay 2016
Rappler / Posted yesterday
of Tourism, the island welcomed about 1.6 million tourist arrivals in 2015, with the most arrivals recorded during the Labor Day weekend. This means that if each person present produced at least one kilo of trash, the entire tourist population... Read more
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Digi Times
AUO reports NT$5.58 billion in net loss for 1Q16March, market demand showed signs of recovery, benefiting from inventory prepar
AUO reports NT$5.58 billion in net loss for 1Q16
Digi Times / Posted yesterday
March, market demand showed signs of recovery, benefiting from inventory preparations for upcoming sports events and Labor Day holiday sales in China, AUO said, adding its business momentum is expected to continue in t... Read more
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Boston Herald
Grand Prix PR firm races to Marty’s rescuenot disrupt the contaminated area and are holding a series of meetings with res
Grand Prix PR firm races to Marty’s rescue
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
not disrupt the contaminated area and are holding a series of meetings with residents to address their concerns about the Labor Day event. The Boston Grand Prix still faces some obstacles, including a recent city commission ruling forcing the... Read more
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The Star
FWC approves two-part lionfish removal effort for 201627-28). FWC will also consider allowing the opportunity to harvest an additiona
FWC approves two-part lionfish removal effort for 2016
The Star / Posted yesterday
27-28). FWC will also consider allowing the opportunity to harvest an additional bag limit per day of bay scallops during Labor Day weekend (Sept. 3-5, 2016), where population can support harvest.Qualifying lionfish must be counted via an FWC... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businessthan 7,200 job vacancies are up for application at the Department of Labor and
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
than 7,200 job vacancies are up for application at the Department of Labor and Employment-Negros Occidental Field Office Labor Day Job Fair at SM City, Bacolod Main Atrium on May 1. Interested applicants may enlist in the pre-registration and... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Construction for roundabout to begin after Fourth of July | April 28, 2016will include closing the northbound I-75 ramp for a maximum of 14 days and a wo
Construction for roundabout to begin after Fourth of July | April 28, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted yesterday
will include closing the northbound I-75 ramp for a maximum of 14 days and a work stoppage over the Labor Day weekend in early September. Access to GM Drive (David Street) will be maintained at all times and at least one... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo school district seeks parent input on academic calendar2016-17 academic year. The first option, the traditional calendar, would requir
Buffalo school district seeks parent input on academic calendar
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
2016-17 academic year. The first option, the traditional calendar, would require teachers to report to school the day after Labor Day and have children start school Thursday, Sept. 8. There would be no midwinter break in February, and the school... Read more
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Flint Township View
Roundabout construction to begin after July 4th | April 28, 2016will include closing the northbound I-75 ramp for a maximum of 14 days and a wo
Roundabout construction to begin after July 4th | April 28, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted yesterday
will include closing the northbound I-75 ramp for a maximum of 14 days and a work stoppage over the Labor Day weekend in early September. Access to GM Drive (David Street) will be maintained at all times and at least one... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Parents asked to weigh in on Buffalo school calendaracademic year. The first option, the traditional calendar, would require teach
Parents asked to weigh in on Buffalo school calendar
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
academic year. The first option, the traditional calendar, would require teachers to report to school the day after Labor Day and have children start school on Thursday, Sept. 8. Under this option, there would be no mid-winter break in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NBA finals fashion is out of controlthe “No white after Labour Day” rule to the point that many considered petition
NBA finals fashion is out of control
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
the “No white after Labour Day” rule to the point that many considered petitioning an update to “No white before or after Labor Day”. In all seriousness though: is there a more difficult outfit in America to keep from getting stained than this... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Park seeks comment on Sprague Lake repairspreferred plan, a temporary access road from the Glacier Creek Stables to the n
Park seeks comment on Sprague Lake repairs
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
preferred plan, a temporary access road from the Glacier Creek Stables to the north side of the lake would be built after Labor Day 2016, and in the fall of 2017 repairs and other improvements would begin. The construction area, which includes... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island Ferry: Schedule, parking information, terminals and the fleetschedule is provided on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Presidents' Day
Staten Island Ferry: Schedule, parking information, terminals and the fleet
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
schedule is provided on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. All schedules are subject to change without notice. For periods of reduced... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hot picks: Short film competition; Meadowcroft opening for seasonHistoric Landmark is open from noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays
Hot picks: Short film competition; Meadowcroft opening for season
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Historic Landmark is open from noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays during May. From Memorial Day through Labor Day, hours are noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $14, $13 for seniors... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Crunch Time for Crews Building Adventureland’s Newest Attractioncomponents. They're also waiting on the coaster's cars. The Monster replaces t
Crunch Time for Crews Building Adventureland’s Newest Attraction
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
components. They're also waiting on the coaster's cars. The Monster replaces the old log ride the park removed last Labor Day weekend. Now, the sky ride glides through some of the coaster's five inversions. The Monster also features a... Read more
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examiner.com
Bumbershoot announces 2016 lineup: Macklemore, Pretty Lights and morefestival is scheduled for Sept. 2-4 at the Seattle Center. Tickets go on sale F
Bumbershoot announces 2016 lineup: Macklemore, Pretty Lights and more
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
festival is scheduled for Sept. 2-4 at the Seattle Center. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 29 at 10 a.m. Three-day pass wristbands will start at $180. Labor Day weekend in Seattle, Washington is certainly shaping up to be a musical mecca this... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Flags Over Bago in Winnebago needs pickups, more volunteerssaid.Flags Over Bago happens every year on these holidays: Armed Forces Day, Me
Flags Over Bago in Winnebago needs pickups, more volunteers
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
said.Flags Over Bago happens every year on these holidays: Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, the 9/11 anniversary and Veterans Day.Winnebago resident Stephanie King said driving past the flags is a special... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Trump vs. Clinton Game Is on for Novemberlook forward to watching an avalanche of opposition research rain down on Clint
The Trump vs. Clinton Game Is on for November
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
look forward to watching an avalanche of opposition research rain down on Clinton when the time is ripe — especially after Labor Day and especially involving the donor ranks of the Clinton Foundation. Bernie Sanders’s demands for the transcripts of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Blackberry Farm is a mix of historical and hipthe afternoon -- you won't even have to move the car. And, as always, parking i
Blackberry Farm is a mix of historical and hip
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
the afternoon -- you won't even have to move the car. And, as always, parking is free. Open every day from May 1 through Labor Day, Blackberry offers three-day weekends in September and Pumpkin Weekends throughout October. Folks will be "gettin'... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewalsalso serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent t
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewals
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
also serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent their weekends from Memorial Day through Labor Day in one of the most exclusive beach areas on the East Coast. These professionals may keep it together during the... Read more
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Variety
Bravo Orders New Unscripted Shows From Ryan Seacrest, Andy Cohenalso serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent t
Bravo Orders New Unscripted Shows From Ryan Seacrest, Andy Cohen
Variety / Posted yesterday
also serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent their weekends from Memorial Day through Labor Day in one of the most exclusive beach areas on the East Coast. These professionals may keep it together during the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewalsalso serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent t
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewals
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
also serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent their weekends from Memorial Day through Labor Day in one of the most exclusive beach areas on the East Coast. These professionals may keep it together during the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewalsalso serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent t
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewals
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
also serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent their weekends from Memorial Day through Labor Day in one of the most exclusive beach areas on the East Coast. These professionals may keep it together during the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewalsalso serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent t
‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Among Bravo Renewals
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
also serves as Executive Producer. For years this group of friends has spent their weekends from Memorial Day through Labor Day in one of the most exclusive beach areas on the East Coast. These professionals may keep it together during the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Workers in 11 provinces to get pay hikeDepartment of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Wednesday ruled out the possibilit
Workers in 11 provinces to get pay hike
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of granting salary increases in time for Labor Day but some workers in 11 provinces will get pay adjustments in May. Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said a wage... Read more
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Sun Star
‘We have enough jobs for Cebuanos’concerns, President Aquino joined hundreds of job seekers at a job fair in Mand
‘We have enough jobs for Cebuanos’
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
concerns, President Aquino joined hundreds of job seekers at a job fair in Mandaue City yesterday, ahead of the 114th Labor Day on Sunday. Forty-six employers offered 17,639 job vacancies in construction, electronic assembly, masonry,... Read more
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Bensenville Press
Suburban Life Sound Off: April 18-24, 2016senior citizens who pay for summer swim passes don't matter. Perhaps exams shou
Suburban Life Sound Off: April 18-24, 2016
Bensenville Press / Posted yesterday
senior citizens who pay for summer swim passes don't matter. Perhaps exams should be moved to February, and an after Labor Day start should be reconsidered. District 99 is again going to consider a beginning August calendar on May 2. Shame,... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164on a recommendation by the administration. The start date will be a departure f
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted yesterday
on a recommendation by the administration. The start date will be a departure from previous years, beginning the day after Labor Day, Sept. 6. The last day of school for the 2016-2017 calendar will be Friday, June 2. The 2015-2016 school year... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Historic site readies for seasonMay, Meadowcroft is open from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sund
Historic site readies for season
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
May, Meadowcroft is open from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. From Memorial Day through Labor Day, Meadowcroft is open from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $14... Read more
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The Examiner
Sugar Creek lands country music festival for Labor Day weekend Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 5:17 AM Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 5:17 AM Workers hav
Sugar Creek lands country music festival for Labor Day weekend
The Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 5:17 AM Posted Apr. 27, 2016 at 5:17 AM Workers have begun clearing trees and brush at La Benite Park in Sugar Creek, making way for a Labor Day weekend country... Read more
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