Labor Day

Northern exposure

The odds are 90% that interest rates south of us will rise next week. That will be the fourth jump in a year, rendering those who said the cost of …

Economy

Grab your calendars: Missoula City Council sets meeting schedule for 2018

We know you’re itching to start filling in the blanks on that oh-so-clean 2018 calendar, and we’ve got just the thing.<p>The Missoula City Council has …

Missoula

17 fabulously festive holiday cookie recipes — plus how to freeze and ship them right!

Is there a time of year where the phrase "I made cookies!" is greeted with more excitement? It's hard to tell who is more excited, the lucky …

Christmas

It’s officially Coach Jones

When the thing you need to do to please the players is the same thing you need to do to please the fans, you shouldn't wait long to do it.<p>So, eight …

Canadian Football League

Weekend Box Office: The Oscar Contenders Have Come To Play

The week after Thanksgiving — like Labor Day weekend and the week after Christmas — is typically a time when the studios don’t bother releasing worthwhile movies. Studios flood the box-office with blockbuster films during the lead-up to Thanksgiving so holdovers generally extend their muscle …

Movies

Luxury homes market booming in Canmore

It’s anything but downhill all the way from here for the Town of Canmore, 45 minutes west of Calgary on the TransCanada Highway.<p>Canmore is the …

Real Estate

TULE, CA

Overview<p>Tule Campground is located at Success Lake in the Sierra Nevada foothills just 8 miles east of Porterville, California. A variety of outdoor …

Kayaking

Key dates

1st<p><b>New Years Day</b><p>3rd<p><b>Summer Term 1 - Resumes</b><p>3rd<p><b>January round 1 - Preferences deadline</b><p>Change preferences by midnight<p>8th<p><b>Summer Term 2 -</b> …

Singapore

Become a Lifeguard

City beaches are open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Outdoor pools are opened from late June through Labor Day.<p>To become a lifeguard, …

Outdoors

Man with Down Syndrome saves father, after his fall from a ladder

A Valley family is giving thanks, after their son saves his father's life by making an emergency phone call.<p>Kevin Murray has Down Syndrome, and was …

Down Syndrome

Special Handmade Show Harness Created for Disneyland Resort Horses

A few months ago, when we were last out at Circle D Ranch for the Norco Labor Day Parade, we had the opportunity to learn about a very special show …

Walt Disney Company

These were the most Instagrammed places in Canada in 2017

Canada is a gorgeous country.<p>It’s been voted the most beautiful country in the world, and 2017’s Destination of the Year.<p>But which parts of it are …

Canada

Justin Bieber tops Instagram’s end-of-year list in Canada

Instagram has released its annual year in review report, revealing that Justin Bieber is not only the most-followed Canadian of 2017, but also the …

Justin Bieber

This cardigan has a 30,000 person waiting list

Would you join a wait list for a sweater? It turns out over 30,000 people would - and have.<p>Made by the French-inspired brand Sezane, The Barry …

Clothing

EDITORIAL: Stampeders are still winners in our books

Now THAT was tough to swallow.<p>The Calgary Stampeders’ stunning loss in Sunday’s Grey Cup — for the second year in a row — was truly painful.<p>Really, …

Canadian Football League

Violence in Chicago takes no holidays

After an exceedingly violent Thanksgiving weekend, police records show a disturbing trend: shootings and killings have not taken a holiday in Chicago …

Policing

2017 HOLIDAY PACK (2 TICKETS + 1 STICK FLAG + 1 RUBBER FOOTBALL) - Tiger

Give the gift of Tiger-Cats football this holiday season!<p>Get two maroon level tickets for a regular season game at Tim Horton's Field, plus a Ticats …

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

One Mother Turned Her Concerns About Child Safety Into a Business

Taking children to an amusement park can be a stressful experience. Michele Welsh found a way to ease her fears—and turned it into a booming business.<p>On Labor Day weekend in 2008, Ms. Welsh and her husband, Robert, took their three children to Hersheypark in Pennsylvania. As they walked in the …

Business

Working at Home When School Is Out

01 of 07<p>School Breaks<p>School breaks take advanced planning for parents. Since they're on the calendar from the beginning of the school year, lead time …

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Steve's HR Technology - Journal - Holidays, ranked

I looked through the blog archives with the intention of re-running my 'Holidays, ranked' post today, and could not find one!. Turns out I had not …

New Year's Day

The 5 worst things to buy on Black Friday

CLEVELAND, OH - Black Friday 2017 is almost here! Before you finalize that holiday shopping list, you should know that not all Black Friday deals are …

Shopping

Black Friday 2017: The How-To Guide

Most holidays are pretty easy to figure out. Thanksgiving is about eating and being thankful, Christmas is about decorating a tree and stocking up on …

Shopping

Record-breaking B.C. weather the latest in a series of extreme events

The Pineapple Express that brought record-breaking warm temperatures and torrential rain to the B.C. coast Wednesday is the latest in a string of …

Climate Change

Fuller: Eat a turkey, load a gun — Black Friday is coming

Black Friday is almost here, which means it’s time to take off your belt and start swinging it at people.<p>That’s what happened last year in Vancouver …

Canadian News

Thanksgiving Dinner 101 Course Syllabus

Thanksgiving Dinner 101<br>Course Syllabus<br>Fall 2017<p><i>Instructor:</i> Your Mom <i><br>Course Location:</i> 101 Tapley Rd, Dining Room <i><br>Hours:</i> Thursday, November 23, 2017 from …

Thanksgiving Dinner

Kendall Jenner Makes Breaking the “No White After Labor Day” Rule Look So Good

She dressed up to cheer on rumored BF Blake Griffin at his basketball game.<p>The "no white after Labor Day" fashion rule is one of the oldest in the book, but leave it to Kendall Jenner to pay it no mind by wearing head-to-toe white in New York City on Monday night.<p>The model (who skipped out on the …

Kendall Jenner

High school basketball player shot in Chicago returns to court

A high school student wounded in a Chicago shooting last year returned to the basketball court Monday night.<p>Damari Hendrix took to the court with the …

Chicago

WOW! Fly to Europe for only $99

Posted By Jon Nickel-D'Andrea on Nov 20, 2017 | 0 comments<p>Happy Early Black Friday! Or, in the case of Wow Air, Purple Friday! The airline had a …

Air Travel

5 Reasons To Plan Next Year's Holiday Cruise Now

If you get annoyed by the fact that many stores put out Christmas decorations right after Labor Day, you might want to stop reading now. Because …

Family Vacations

Mackinac Bridge Walk will remain on Labor Day in 2018

The Mackinac Bridge Authority will not change the date of the annual event, but is proposing local communities step in to help cover the cost.

Urban Design