Hundreds celebrate Fourth of July by participating in Lone Tree’s family ride and stroll event

Dressed in a red and blue tie-dyed shirt and star-patterned blue shorts, 9-year-old Zeva Baah excitedly prepared for one of her favorite Independence Day celebrations: Lone Tree’s “4th of July Family Fun Ride and Stroll.” “We just came last year, and I loved it. We had so much fun,” said Zeva’s mom, Melanie Baah. Baah … Read more

Upper Valley towns celebrates Independence Day with rich traditions

Fourth of July celebrations around the region are special to every community, and this year, many towns got a chance to return to their pre-pandemic traditions for the holiday weekend.In Hartland, at Old Home Day, tractors, classic cars, scouts and “It’s really part of our cycle of life,” Harry, a Quechee resident, said. “My family … Read more

Thousands more flights canceled or delayed

Flight cancellations and delays continued across the nation on Sunday during an already chaotic July Fourth weekend for travelers. At least 267 flights into, out of or within the US had been canceled as of 3:16 pm EST, and nearly 2,300 were delayed, air travel tracking site reported. The bulk of the cancellations and … Read more

Proud to be an American this Fourth of July

A boy wears decorations as he rides his bicycle through Barnstable Village, on Cape Cod during the annual Independence Day parade celebrations in Barnstable, Massachusetts, US, July 4, 2016. | (Photo: Reuters / Mike Segar) What does the Fourth of July mean to you? How does it make you feel when you see those familiar … Read more

July 4th 23 Beauty Discounts to Shop

Summer is in full swing, which means it’s high time to transition your beauty rotation to featherweight formulas and dewy skin essentials. Just in time to celebrate consistent warm weather, a number of our go-to brands and retailers—from Amazon and Dermstore to Avène and Pat McGrath Labs—are offering limited-time Fourth of July beauty sales on … Read more

Dry weather adds even more risks for Fourth of July traditions | Commentary

Fireworks and the Fourth of July have gone hand in hand for more than 225 years. “Yesterday the 4th of July, being the anniversary of the Independence of the United States of America, was celebrated in this city with demonstrations of joy and festivity,” reported the Pennsylvania Evening Post on July 5, 1777. ships and … Read more

Fireworks, Parades, Things to Do – NBC4 Washington

A hot, summery Fourth of July weekend is almost here. DC’s bringing back all the traditions, including the big fireworks show, “A Capitol Fourth” concert, parade and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Plus, there are community celebrations abound, or some great theater shows if you’re looking to escape the high heat. Fireworks are one of our … Read more

Fireworks sales underway after burn ban | News

Some local fireworks stands have opened and are selling their wares for the big weekend now that a Victoria County burn ban has been lifted. County officials lifted the ban Wednesday after rains reduced the drought level to a “comfortable level,” Victoria County Fire Marshal Richard Castillo said. Shane Green, a native of Victoria, manages … Read more

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