Area state parks ready for busy Memorial Day weekend MASSENA — Memorial Day weekend in the north country often features barbecues, outdoor games and plenty of relaxation. The holiday weekend also unofficially ... “The Fourth of July is big next, but Labor Day kind of drops off because you never know ... 05/22/2015 - 5:26 pm | View Link
Panama City Beach Prepares for Memorial Day Weekend PANAMA CITY BEACH--Memorial Day is a special time ... and get the first feel of summer. The holiday weekend kicks off the city's summer season, which tourism officials say generates a majority of the visits, and provides a big boost in the economy. 05/22/2015 - 1:28 pm | View Link
Memorial Day Weekend Getaways From NYC 2015: 7 Ideas For Escaping The City For The Holiday For many New Yorkers, Memorial Day weekend 2015 is a ... train ride from Manhattan). Spending time along the Hudson is the perfect way to experience New York in a different light. Nyack has all the amenities of the Big Apple – shops, restaurants, theater ... 05/18/2015 - 7:19 am | View Link
Variety of Memorial Day weekend fun at area state parks Memorial Day is here! Summer can officially begin! With the holiday weekend here we hope ... spot for them to put in your garden. This weekend we will make some toad shade mushrooms. Starting at 8 p.m. at the Big Sioux Recreation Area Picnic shelter ... 05/17/2015 - 5:08 pm | View Link
Box Office: Six Lessons From a Weak Memorial Day Weekend Last year's Memorial Day weekend, which saw two would ... projected $21.8 million by the end of the holiday). That's not great for a movie that cost $25 million to make, but what's more astonishing is that a big studio like Disney even made a $25 million ... 05/26/2014 - 2:29 pm | View Link
Memorial Day B.O. Runs Cold: 'Tomorrowland' Is No Flying ... Disney's 'Tomorrowland' came in slightly higher than expected in the weekend box office, but the Memorial Day frame was still weak. 10/5/2015 - 1:48 pm | View Website
Best Buys During Memorial Day Sales 2015-Kiplinger Memorial Day signals the start of summer – and an opportunity to score great savings on a variety of products. Big-ticket items, in particular, will be deeply ... 10/4/2015 - 4:23 am | View Website
Memorial Day Weekend Getaways with Kids As the unofficial kick-off to summer, Memorial Day weekend offers an opportunity to begin the season with a bang. Here's how to start your summer off right: 10/4/2015 - 4:02 am | View Website
Where to get away for Memorial Day weekend Where to get away for Memorial Day weekend. By Maribel Molina. Updated 2:20 pm, Thursday, May 21, 2015 10/4/2015 - 2:57 am | View Website
It’s Memorial Day weekend, and these mattress salesmen ... Early on the Saturday morning of Memorial Day weekend, at approximately the same time that a Rockville mattress salesman named John Pattammady was telling himself ... 10/3/2015 - 9:11 am | View Website
Doug McLean By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature. See entries from Karl Ove Knausgaard, Jonathan Franzen, Amy Tan, Khaled Hosseini, and more. Doug McLean The middle section of Virginia Woolf’s To the Lighthouse is famous for its depiction of time’s ruthless passing.
siSSen / Shutterstock Until quite recently, drinking in America has been strongly associated with maleness. According to one study, as late as 1990 only 80 percent of Americans thought it was acceptable for a woman to be drinking at a bar with friends, compared with 85 percent who thought it was fine for a man to do so.
Zemairy, an Afghan boy, was receiving treatment at a Medicines Sans Frontiers facility in Kunduz, Afghanistan weeks before a U. S. airstrike hit the hospital. Reuters On Saturday, an American airstrike hit a Médecins Sans Frontières (also known as Doctors Without Borders) hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Twelve staff members and 10 patients were killed.
redrik Sandberg / TT / AP This year’s Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Takaaki Kajita and Arthur B. McDonald for their discover of neutrino oscillations, which show that the subatomic particles have mass. “The discovery has changed our understanding of the innermost workings of matter and can prove crucial to our view of the universe,” the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, which award the prize, said in a statement.
The former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers watches the team play West Ham in 2014. Dylan Martinez / Reuters Whenever news emerges that a soccer club has fired its manager, the cliche most frequently spouted by fans and members of the media is that the ill-fated boss in question “just needed more time.” Brendan Rodgers, the newly sacked manager of the English Premier League’s Liverpool FC, is the latest figure to prompt this line of inquiry: The Independent’s Sam Wallace has pondered the logic of letting Rodgers oversee summer transfers only to sack him a mere two months into the season, while the former Liverpool striker John Aldridge has admitted he “thought Brendan was going to be given a bit more time to turn it around.” Northampton Town’s former manager, Aidy Boothroyd, agrees that soccer managers do in fact need more time—only the currency required is practical hours in a day rather than theoretical weeks to implement a managerial vision.