Manitowoc Fourth of July celebration, Cool City Classic Car Show top this week's events
Fireworks and more will be featured at Independence Day celebrations in Manitowoc and Two Rivers, and Rahr-West opens an exhibit of R.T. Wallen works.
Conservative view: Nominee a 'judge's judge,' what our nation...
What can we expect of Brett Kavanaugh if he's confirmed as Justice Anthony Kennedy's successor on the Supreme Court?Kavanaugh's record and background show he will be a fair, impartial and principled justice — and that's precisely what our nation needs.
Our guide to McHenry County Fourth of July celebrations
The following Fourth of July events and fireworks are taking place in the McHenry County area. Dates, times and locations are subject to change or cancellation. To have your event listed, visit PlanitNorthwest.com.
How you can heal our nation
How to heal a fractured nation? It starts with you. We all bear responsibility for the world we share, so these are my suggestions to restore a sense of unity:
Why we missed our big Tax Freedom Day celebration
In South Carolina, we earn enough money to pay all our local, state and federal taxes sooner than residents in all but seven states, according to the anti-tax Tax Foundation. That’s not because we earn so much money; it’s because our taxes are relatively low. Since Tax Freedom Day coincides with the legislative battle over whether to raise one of our lowest taxes and lower one of our lowish taxes, it seemed like a good time to take a look at some of…
We must do more for our nation’s homeless
If you live in or have visited one of America’s major cities in the last five to seven years, it’s likely you have seen one of America’s biggest shames: the terrible homeless crisis. It is gripping…
Az City Daze to feature more than 100 vendors, car show, entertainment
ARIZONA CITY — The Arizona City Daze celebration is a jam-packed day with different sights, sounds and smells.
Interesting facts about the men who served in our nation’s highest office
Dog days.George Washington was a dog lover who had a number of dogs throughout his life. Particularly fond of hunting dogs, he is known as Father of the American Foxhound,
El Rodeo held its annual Fun Run this week, and what a celebration it was.
El Rodeo held its annual Fun Run this week, and what a celebration it was. With food, music, and of course, running, the entire school had a wonderful time. Pictured (from left): Eli Biehl, Charlie McDermott, Emma Newman, Julia Kamara, Taylor Fuchs, and Noah Abramov.
Another View: Why our nation’s black history matters
Black History matters. Every February, Black History Month is celebrated. For many years, I saw Black History Month as a period for African-Americans to celebrate their heritage. I am not African-A…
Celebration by the Sea: Delray Beach Club
For the 22nd time, Hospice by the Sea Foundation and Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation held their signature event — a Hawaiian-themed gala with tropical…
Fireworks to top St. David’s celebration
ST. DAVID — “The Good Ol’ Days” is the theme for this year’s St. David Pioneer Days to be held Friday and Saturday, July 18-19. All are invited to enjoy
'Saratoga Arts Celebration' turns 10
Sue Brown Gordon felt pretty confident that an arts festival held on the front lawn of the Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs would be successful, and she was right "I've been organizing art festivals for more than 30 years, and when a friend told me I had to do one in Saratoga, I knew the front lawn of the Museum of Dance had to be the place for it," said Gordon, whose Saratoga Arts Festival, now in its…
Filmfest at the Loft, Classic car show and learn some knife skills for the kitchen
Cruz-in the Dam Car Show Aug. 10 at Carlyle Lake
Cruz-in the Dam Car Show Aug. 10 at Carlyle Lake This car show is the largest in the metro east area with classic cars, pro street, 4x4s, stock cars, drag cars and custom bikes. There are two car cruises, a car show, music by the Man in Black and the Ghost Riders Band, great food, special games, a 50/50 raffle and door prizes Goody bags will be presented to the first 50 classic cars meeting at Carl's 4-Wheel Drive in Bartelso. The first…
Our Nation’s Birth, Remixed: A Bit of Critical Thought on the Cultural Phenomenon Hamilton: An...
First Avengers: Endgame broke our hearts, then Game of Thrones shocked us to our core, and now San Antonians get to be “in the room...
Vintage car show brings 100 classic rides to downtown Ridgefield
The Memory Lane Cruisers and Lounsbury House co-sponsored a summer car cruise to benefit SPHERE on Sunday, July 14. Around 100 cars turned out to the event raising an estimated $2,500 for SPHERE. SPHERE helps adults with developmental disabilities achieve their dreams. For more information on SPHERE, visit www.spherect.org/
Henry Rollins: How Divided Is Our Nation? Ask the San Diego Gay Men's Chorus
Perhaps you read about what happened last month in San Diego before a Padres game, when the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus was on the field to sing “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Strangely, they were set to lip-sync to their own prerecorded track, but instead heard a solo female vocal come...
A guide to East Texas Fourth of July celebrations, fireworks
East Texans have many choices on how and where to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday. Concerts, family activities and fireworks shows are on tap throughout the area.
Grateful Dead and Robert Hunter: Woodstock celebration shows how 'We will survive'
The legacy of the late Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter will be celebrated on Dec. 15 in the Town of Woodstock.