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New Year's Day

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Top New Year's Day Articles

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  • Water-Rich Connecticut In Minor Drought

    Water-Rich Connecticut In Minor Drought
    Our lives are sprinkled with new years. Most popular is the calendar year. Most exciting is the school year. Most regular is the astronomical year. Most political is the fiscal year. Most invisible is the water year, which begins and ends on Oct. 1....
  • UCF football aims to build consistent execution as they prepare to hit American conference stretch

    UCF football aims to build consistent execution as they prepare to hit American conference stretch
    UCF football has faced daunting challenges so far this season. The Knights started the 2014 season with one of the toughest five-game opening stretches in the country, with players enduring the early growing pains of a young offense while spending...
  • Aresco says AAC deserves spot in host bowl

    Aresco says AAC deserves spot in host bowl
    American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco doesn't believe he needs to campaign in order for his league to earn an elite bowl spot in the new College Football Playoff. Under the new postseason model, the AAC and four other conferences outside...
  • Here's a tip: Stop giving your workers holiday behavior tips

    Here's a tip: Stop giving your workers holiday behavior tips
    From now until the end of the year, other dispensers of workplace advice will bombard you with monumentally stupid tips on how to behave at work during the holidays. I, on the other hand, will not. That's because I respect you as adults and believe...
  • Selected excerpts from 'Days'

    Selected excerpts from 'Days'
      From H. L. Mencken, The Days Trilogy, Expanded Edition, edited by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers. Copyright 2014 by The Library of America, New York, N.Y. With the permission of the Enoch Pratt Free Library. All rights reserved.     Early days...
  • Orlando bowl lands new name after Capital One shifts to Orange Bowl

    Orlando bowl lands new name after Capital One shifts to Orange Bowl
    The New Year's Day bowl game in Orlando will reportedly get a new name.  As Capital One shifts its title sponsorship over to the Orange Bowl, Brett McMurphy of ESPN.com is reporting that Buffalo Wild Wings is expected to be the next sponsor of the...
  • Wins over Virginia Tech, North Carolina stamp ECU a major bowl contender

    Wins over Virginia Tech, North Carolina stamp ECU a major bowl contender
    East Carolina capped its signature football season with a stirring, come-from-behind victory over North Carolina State at the Peach Bowl. The New Year's Day 1992 game attracted a record crowd and elevated the Pirates to No. 9 in the final national polls....
  • Petersen classics move to Reagan Library

    Petersen classics move to Reagan Library
    Iconic cars from the Petersen Automotive Museum will be leaving Wilshire Boulevard and taking up temporary residence in Simi Valley at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, which will host an "Amazing Automobiles" display beginning Oct. 28. The...
  • Humor column: Halloween's creeping up on us

    Each year, the retailers start pushing the holidays on us earlier and earlier. This year, the ads started showing up in September. Kids are already talking about what they want to get; parents are already putting up lights and decorations outside,...
  • Rich Rodriguez's success at Arizona doesn't erase failure at Michigan

    Rich Rodriguez's success at Arizona doesn't erase failure at Michigan
    Rich Rodriguez is the man of the hour after his unranked and unbeaten Arizona team defeated No. 2 Oregon, 31-24, on Thursday night. Brady Hoke definitely is not the man of the hour, facing heavy scrutiny for letting Michigan quarterback Shane Morris...
  • It's deck the hulls for the holidays at sea

    It's deck the hulls for the holidays at sea
    Looking for a cruise for this upcoming holiday season? Cruise lines are ready, saying “Deck The Hulls” with a variety of festive sailings in November and December. These cruises feature Christmas decorations, themed meals and entertainment...