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Labor Day

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Top Labor Day Articles

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  • Ethnic Grocery Guide showcases diversity

    Ethnic Grocery Guide showcases diversity
    From barbecues to poolside get-togethers, Labor Day weekend is about entertaining. Today at my blog, OrlandoSentinel.com/thedish, I am sharing recipes and wine pairings from "Top Chef" judge Gail Simmons. But first, let's have a little dish: Eat global,...
  • Tom Joyner Family Reunion music lineup focuses on R&B

    Joyner's music lineup If it's Labor Day weekend, it's time for another Tom Joyner Family Reunion, five days of lifestyle seminars and entertainment hosted by the syndicated radio jock at Gaylord Palms Resort in Kissimmee. Music is always a big part of...
  • Boy tossed by car near Allentown Fair 'improving' at Lehigh Valley Hospital

    The 5-year-old boy seriously injured Tuesday when he was hit by a car as he walked to the Allentown Fair was doing better Wednesday, authorities said. Omesh Shiwcharan of Newark, N.J., was crossing Liberty Street west of 19th Street at 5:45 p.m. when he,...
  • Two weekends of Polish culture and heritage

    On a hilltop in Doylestown, Polish culture and heritage is celebrated year round. But the annual Polish American Family Festival & Country Fair that kicks off Labor Day weekend at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown is an...
  • UM's Duke Johnson driven to lift Hurricanes to big wins

    UM's Duke Johnson driven to lift Hurricanes to big wins
    CORAL GABLES — It didn't take long for Duke Johnson to know this injury was serious. Like most football players, the Hurricanes star running back has dealt with his share of pain. But he says doctors had always told him, when it came to his ankle,...
  • Labor Day: Watch out, distracted driving more likely in nice weather

    Labor Day: Watch out, distracted driving more likely in nice weather
    Raise your hand and take this pledge: I promise not to sip from my coffee cup or pick up my smartphone while driving this Labor Day weekend. Yeah, right. With the nice weather, we're all likely to be more distracted behind the wheel -- and more likely...
  • Box Office: 'November Man,' 'As Above, So Below' Jockey for Labor Day Dominance

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Labor Day represents the last gasp of summer, the final opportunity to wear white, and the end of Hollywood's busiest time of year. It tends, however, to end the season with something of a whimper, as opposed to a bang, and...
  • Beanbag toss a game for the ages

    Beanbag toss a game for the ages
    Labor Day is almost upon us, a time to relax, enjoy the waning warmth of summer, have a few adult beverages, consider the contributions of labor and play the beanbag-tossing game known as cornhole. This last activity would not have made my list of Labor...
  • Horseshoe Casino reports 15,000 visitors, no major problems opening night

    Horseshoe Casino reports 15,000 visitors, no major problems opening night
    Opening night at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore went off without a major hitch despite larger-than-expected crowds, long lines and some early jitters, casino and city officials said Wednesday. About 15,000 people visited the casino Tuesday night, said...
  • Carly Rousso's public appearance sparks controversy

    Carly Rousso's public appearance sparks controversy
    Facing a potentially lengthy prison term for inhaling keyboard cleaner before causing a crash that killed a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park, Carly Rousso has been making public appearances and tearfully apologizing for her crime. Rousso’s lawyers...
  • They're baaaack ... big outsider ad buys in Gillespie-Warner race

    So much for a jaunt up to Buena Vista's Labor Day parade to mark the start of Virginia's annual election campaign season -- the PACs are diving into the U.S. Senate race. Anyway, with the Virginia Progress PAC spending $521,000 on advertising to...