Happy Birthday to the U.S. Marine Corps

November 10, 2016

Today marks the 241st birthday of the United States Marine Corps. The Marines were established by the Continental Congress in 1775 to serve as a special…

Reflecting on President Lincoln’s Re-Election

November 8, 2016

On this day in 1864 President Abraham was re-elected President of the United States with 55 percent of the vote. He carried all but three states.
On that…

Five Facts on Halloween

October 31, 2016

Today is Halloween. A holiday we normally associate with jack-o’-lanterns, costumes and trick-or-treating, but there are a lot of fun facts about the…

5 Facts on Christopher Columbus

October 10, 2016

Most of us have heard the story of how Christopher Columbus “sailed the ocean blue” in 1492. How much do you know of Christopher Columbus beyond him…

Breast Cancer Awareness

October 7, 2016

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. During this month, communities and organizations all over the country are working to raise awareness and to help…

Happy Fall Y’all!

September 22, 2016

Today marks the first day of autumn, which means cooler weather, brilliant leaves and lots of fun fall activities.
Whether it’s cheering on your favorite…

Celebrating our National Parks

August 26, 2016

Yesterday was the 100th anniversary of the National Parks Service and across the country people celebrated some of our nation’s most treasured lands…

An Industry of Firsts

July 20, 2016

Forty seven years ago today, American astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the moon. His famous words, “That’s one small step…

Happy Park & Recreation Month!

July 12, 2016

Each summer since 1985, Americans have celebrated Park & Recreation Month during July to recognize the importance of nature and exercise. The goal of Park…

New Summer Recipes!

July 8, 2016

Looking for a new and delicious recipe to surprise the family with this summer? We’ve got you covered with some ideas using your favorite beverages as…