September 3, 2021

Happy Labor Day!  Labor Day, observed the first Monday in September, is an annual celebration of the social and economic achievements of American workers. The holiday is rooted in the late nineteenth century when labor activists pushed for a federal holiday to recognize the many contributions workers have made to

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June 30, 2021

Independence Day fireworks are a staple of our 4th of July celebrations. The real *fireworks* started with the founders of our country, the ‘radicals’ of the 1770s American Revolution.  Patrick Henry was among the most radical.  Henry did *not* approve of the United States Constitution, because he found it too

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June 4, 2021

The deadline is Monday – If you haven’t yet applied, act now! Here is the e-mail from the Wisconsin Department of Revenue Deadline to apply for Pandemic Relief Grants is June 7, 2021 Wisconsin Pandemic Relief Grants – The application deadline for the Wisconsin Tomorrow Small Business Recovery Grant program

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June 4, 2021

With the D-Day anniversary approaching, I thought of this article from a few years back. It really drives home the scale and significance of the D-Day invasion. British, American and Canadian forces landed 156,000 men. The dead Allied troops numbered approximately 4,000. From a numbers perspective, it was a great

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May 27, 2021

Happy Memorial Day 2021.      A reminder – Memorial Day honors those who died while serving in our military. Veteran’s Day honors all veterans. Armed Forces Day honors those presently serving. I plan to spend Saturday and Sunday at Great Lakes Dragaway with the Nostalgia Super Stock club. I

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