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Thank You, Spokane Washington, for Father’s Day
Mrs. John B. Dodd of Spokane, WA, came up with the idea of Father's Day back in 1910. Spokane's mayor, who proclaimed the day to be June 19, embraced it.
Actually Sonora Dodd thought of the idea for Father's Day while listening to, ironically, a Mother's Day sermon in 1909...
Answer to Big Question I Have Every Memorial Day
According to a U.S. Army Facebook page:
A coin left on a headstone lets the deceased soldier’s family know that somebody stopped by to pay their respect. Leaving a penny means you visited.
A nickel means that you and the deceased soldier trained at boot camp together...
Keep the Kids Busy at This Pop-Up Carnival in Pasco
There's SO much going on for Memorial Day Weekend! Sure you could be staying at home to BBQ, but if you need to get out of the house, check out this pop-up carnival in Pasco. It's on the corner of 28th and Lewis. I drove by it on my way to work and saw them putting it up...
Pasco City View Cemetery Hosting the Traveling Vietnam Wall
The traveling Vietnam wall, an 80 percent scale version of the 360-foot long Vietnam  Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C., made it's way to Pasco Wednesday under the escort of fleets of motorcycles and up to 300 people coming from all over the country to honor those who have served and are s…
Book Your Mother’s Day Brunch Before It’s Too Late!
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 13th. Yes, that's THIS SUNDAY! If you're a last minute planner (like I am), don't worry. There's still time to book a brunch reservation and take mom out for a nice meal.
Some of these may have booked up by the time you read this, but here's a…

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