Latest Father's Day Stories

2014-05-28 08:21:10

Harley-Davidson® Helps America Avoid Further Father's Day Flubs MILWAUKEE, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While Father's Day is meant to celebrate fatherhood and family, new data shows most American dads aren't feeling the love. This year, Harley-Davidson rides to the rescue with a list of fresh ideas for unique Father's Day gifts to let dad know how cool we think he really is. A few lucky dads will also win upgraded gifts in exchange for sharing photos of past year's flubs on Twitter or...

2014-05-27 12:37:17

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The keyword is cordless for this year's hottest Sharper Image Father's Day gifts. The innovative cataloger and web retailer has introduced over 100 new items at SharperImage.com and in the new Summer 2014 Sharper Image catalog, which arrived in millions of homes this week. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91339 A portable photo printer, cordless Internet projector and wireless Bluetooth party speaker top...

2014-05-14 08:28:27

CLEVELAND, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Your husband is a total comedian, your brother is the tech guru of the family, dad is the grill master and grandpa loves to reminisce. Every dad is different, so the same card just won't do for each of the special dad's you want to celebrate this Father's Day. Visit the American Greetings card aisle to make his day perfect - no matter what his style - with touching cards that feature beautiful artwork, funny cards guaranteed to make him chuckle,...

2014-05-12 08:28:49

86 percent of Dads prefer T-Bones over ties according to a new national survey OMAHA, Neb., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Father's Day, Omaha Steaks, the nation's largest direct marketer of premium steaks and gourmet foods, is launching "T-Bones -Not Ties," a national campaign with one central focus: Dads don't want another ugly tie for Father's Day. According to a recent survey of over 1,000 Americans, Dads prefer a big, huge, juicy T-bone steak! The survey, conducted by...

2014-04-23 16:25:37

WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The idea of Father's Day was conceived slightly more than a century ago by Sonora Dodd of Spokane, Wash., while she listened to a Mother's Day sermon in 1909. Dodd wanted a special day to honor her father, William Smart, a widowed Civil War veteran who was left to raise his six children on a farm. A day in June was chosen for the first Father's Day celebration, June 17, 1910, proclaimed by Spokane's mayor because it was the month of...

2014-03-10 16:35:52

CONCORD, Calif., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California-based internet retailer, MJC Global Concepts LLC, today announced that its new online store geared toward homeowners and gift hunters has opened: www.ManCaveCorner.com. ManCaveCorner.com operates as an electronic commerce (e-commerce) website andsells a variety of Billiard Supplies, Games, Gaming Tables and Accessories. The company plans to further expand its inventory in the upcoming months as the business grows. Founder of...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.