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Everyone loves Lucy. Well, not everyone but pretty close. Born on August 6th, 1911 in Celoron, New York, this snappy little red head lays claim to the titles of television comedienne, producer, and actress.
The federal government has a basic set of rules for when teens can work, but each state has its own set that you should check before you look for a job as a teenager.
Although the first US Census was done in 1790, it wasn’t until 1902 that the U.S. Census Bureau was created.
Learn more about Purple Heart Day with these additional learning links.
The badge was a figure of a heart in purple cloth or silk, edged with narrow lace or binding. It was pinned to a uniform coat above the left breast. That was then, this is now…
On August 6, 1945, America dropped the bomb on Hiroshima. The devastation that followed was beyond what anyone imagined. The destruction to the area was immense, but the devastation of the people of Hiroshima was even worse.
Since the average age of todays MTV viewer is between 18 and 24, most people watching now have no idea where the original concept came from.
On August 1st you are encouraged to lift your voice up with a few of your friends to celebrate Rounds Resounding Day.
August 1st was designated Rounds Resounding Day to encourage people to join with others in song.
It is that time of year that students dread and worn out parents love… Back to School!
If You See a Stranger, Remember the Danger!
Many of the world’s 1.5 billion Muslims will observe the month of Ramadan in different ways, blending their own cultural customs with Islamic traditions of prayer and fasting.
This month’s comic is centered around fun in the sun at the beach.
Ramadan begins on the first day of the ninth month of the Muslim calendar. The beginning of the Islamic lunar months depends on the sighting of the new moon.