Stick to It! Achieve Your Goals for the New Year
The new year is finally here! 2019 is a new beginning with endless opportunities to learn, connect and grow. This is the year to gain that new skill, save more, eat better and get involved in your community!
Where Did Our Holiday Traditions Come From?
The United States is a melting pot of backgrounds, ethnicities, ideas and traditions. From the foods we eat to the phrases we use, many parts of our daily lives are influenced by those who journeyed here before us. The same goes for our holiday traditions.
Local and Low-Cost: Last Minute Holiday Shopping
With less than a week to go until Christmas, many people are out doing their last-minute shopping. Parking lots are packed, shoppers are trying to pick up those final gifts and holidays favorites are flying off store shelves.
Anyone Can Advocate for Change, Just Ask This 9-Year-Old
Like most 9-year-olds, Dane Best is looking forward to the next big snowfall in his small town of Severance, Colorado. But unlike most 9-year-olds, Dane played a big part in making this year extra fun for the children of Severance.
President George H.W. Bush Encouraged Community Engagement
This week, the nation came together to celebrate the life of George H. W. Bush. He served his country as a Navy pilot, a diplomat, vice president and president in his long and distinguished career.
Americans Give Back After Thanksgiving
The days after Thanksgiving are mostly dedicated to shopping. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday have become the most important days of the year for many retailers.
Small Businesses, Big Impact
Millions of us have shopping plans this weekend. Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season, followed up by Cyber Monday. The month between Thanksgiving and Christmas is crucial for many businesses because such a large chuck of their sales happen in that time.
Thanksgiving On A Budget
Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Are you planning to get together with friends and family on Thursday?
5 Easy Ways to Honor Veterans This Veterans Day
Thanksgiving isn’t the only holiday we celebrate in November! Veterans Day is quickly approaching on Nov. 11. This year is a significant Veterans Day because it marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.
How Much Do You Know About the History of Voting?
In a few days, millions of Americans will head to their local polling stations to …