What to do this Fourth of July Weekend in Twin Falls

It is finally here. The best weekend of the summer and one of the best holidays of the year, the Fourth of July. Time to take a few days off work, show your American pride, drink some beer, eat some food, and enjoy There is much to do and there is much to do and … Read more

Florida’s’Freedom Week’ starts this Friday, here’s what you can buy without paying sales tax | Florida News | Tampa

click to enlarge Floridians facing economic pressure from inflation will get a second crack to save on “freedom” starting Friday. Wrapped around the Fourth of July for the second consecutive year, a sales-tax “holiday” dubbed “Freedom Week” will provide tax breaks on a wide range of recreational activities and outdoor gear. Lawmakers included freedom week … Read more

Fireworks Permits for Fourth of July Go on Sale This Week

(Big Island Now stock photo / June 2016) Flash, boom, crackle and sparkle — its time to celebrate the Fourth of July, and firecrackers and fireworks are the main attractions. Permits for red paper fireworks will be on sale beginning Wednesday, June 29, through 8 pm Monday, July 4. Each permit costs $ 25 and … Read more

How to Celebrate Fourth of July in Chicago 2022

While pandemic restrictions may have waned and the state of the country is spurring newfound interest in moving to Canada, it’s still America’s 245th birthday—and at this point, we’ll take any excuse to drink sparkling rosé under a pyrotechnics display. dim year in 2021, Fourth of July fireworks and entertainment are back, ready to light … Read more

Photos: Abortion advocates rally in St. Pete following SCOTUS ruling | Tampa

On Friday evening, local abortion advocates gathered in St. Petersburg following the US Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, the case that protected abortions within the first trimester under the constitution. The controversial ruling spawned two separate back-to-back protests. First, the Women’s Advocacy Movement of Pinellas (WAMP) organized a “Bans off our Bodies” … Read more

Northland embraces Matariki as new holiday nears

The night sky over the Bay of Islands, just one of many places around Northland hosting Matariki events this weekend. Photo / Mark Russell Aotearoa’s first official Matariki holiday this Friday will be greeted with a dazzling series of events across Te Tai Tokerau marking the Māori New Year. The start of the midwinter festival … Read more

Events across Maryland celebrate Juneteenth

11 NEWS REPORTER TOMMIE CLARK IS IN THE NEWSROOM NOW WIT A RECAP. TOMMIE. TOMMIE: FROM INTIMATE COMMUNITY WALKS TO BIG PARADES AND CONCERTS, TH WISEEKEND HAS BEEN PACKED. JUNETEENTH MEANS FALYMI, FRIENDS, AND FREEDOM. TOMMIE: MARYLANDE SRSPENT THE WEEKEND COMING TOGETHER TO CELEBRATE A HISTORICAL MILEONST DRUMMERS AND DANCING FILLED THE STREETS OF MINNEAPOLIS … Read more

Juneteenth events in Houston – Houston Public Media

The mural “Absolute Equality” depicts crucial moments in African-American history, including Juneteenth. There will be plenty of ways to learn about and celebrate Juneteenth this weekend throughout the Houston area. June 19 marks 157 years since the emancipation of slaves in Texas and the United States. US Gen. Gordon Granger read General Orders No. 3 … Read more

Platinum Jubilee provided disappointing trade for majority of pubs

The poll revealed 130 of the 173 respondents did not see an uplift in sales across the extended bank holiday with just 2% (3) having seen an increase of more than 100%. The Bath Pub Company managing director Joe Cussens said: “The Jubilee weekend didn’t provide the sales boost many predicted. It was pretty disappointing. … Read more