SOME THOUGHTS ON AN IMPORTANT DAY
The Italians have Columbus Day to celebrate their heritage ... much as the unionized government employees who got another paid day off, but since the banks are closed and there's no mail delivery, Jan. 20 and Oct. 12 are simply two among many days when ...
What is Juneteenth and why are 42 states and the District of Columbia celebrating it this year?
“The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with a proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free ... And when Houston refused to close its banks on Memorial Day in 1919 (only to do so four days later on Jefferson ...
Stelling: Synovus moving past survival mode
The Columbus-based bank, with branches scattered across five Southeastern states, had already written ... "I think that day (Oct. 31), we need to celebrate 125 years and think about all of the employees, board members, customers and investors that helped ...
Why is July 20, moon day, not a federal holiday?
As stated, they would have to be paid for the day (to say nothing about banks and all the other ... What would "Moon Day" do for the average American other than be another day they didn't get any mail? One of those holidays is Columbus Day.
2012 State Of The City
With all our successes, all our swagger, for all we have to show, we still have much more to do ... in the United States Army. He served two tours in Iraq. He saved lives in Iraq. He served his country with distinction. He is a City of Columbus employee.