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Hindu Leaders Want Religious Day Off in Washington Schools
Rajan Zed is the President of the Universal Society of Hinduism, and an activist for Hindu religious causes. Following what he says is the lead of some schools in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, he is pushing Gov. Jay Inslee to champion a day off in the fall for Hindu students. According to n…
Best 4th of July Events in the Tri-Cities Area!
Independence day is coming up! Every year there are SO MANY events and fun things to do, but it's hard to pick just one, or know what exactly is going on! So I did some research and found out about some of the best events going on in the Tri-Cities and surrounding areas...
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...
A Sneak Peek at Construction for Scaregrounds 2017
Every year Townsquare Media has a haunted attraction at the fairgrounds in Kennewick Washington...we call it "SCAREGROUNDS"
This year we are taking it to a whole different level!!.... higher quality...lower ticket prices! and a Zombie Lounge...
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...
An Angel Flight For Fallen Soldiers Aboard a C-130
"Angel Flight" is the call sign for a USAF C-130, carrying a fallen hero on board. Their "salute" with flares looks like an angel with wings. #MilitaryAppreciationMonth #MemorialDay
Watch the video to see how the aircraft deploys the flairs...

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