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2012-03-14 19:00:00

Join EarthCam on Saturday, March 17th as they webcast exclusive views of the country's oldest and biggest St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York. New York (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 Join EarthCam on Saturday, March 17th as they “go green” and webcast exclusive views of the country's oldest and biggest St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York. The webcam, located at 48th Street and famous 5th Avenue, is perched high above the city streets and will deliver exclusive views of the parade...

2012-03-08 08:00:00

Web Maps Connect People with St. Patrick's Day Events and Businesses Reston, Virginia (PRWEB) March 08, 2012 MapMuse today announced the release of its 2012 St. Patrick's Day maps, a series of interactive web maps that locate events and businesses related to the holiday. Included among the maps are topics such as St. Patrick's Day Parades, St. Patrick's Day Celebrations, St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawls, Irish Pubs, and Catholic Churches. "St. Patrick's Day is celebrated worldwide," says Mike...

2012-03-07 05:56:00

LONDON, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With high numbers of holidaymakers booking breaks in the UK over the May bank holidays, Comparecarhire.co.uk collates top five staycation locations With thousands of British families booking breaks in the UK over the May bank holidays, car hire price comparator Comparecarhire.co.uk has put together the top five staycation locations in the UK. Andy Hemmington of Comparecarhire.co.uk, says: "An increasing number...

2012-03-01 13:52:00

10 of the Best Ways to "Go Green" this Year in Denver DENVER, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Patrick's Day falls on a Saturday this year - the perfect excuse for a weekend full of Irish revelry in the Mile High City. As luck would have it, Denver is offering great hotel deals for the weekend along with parades, traditional (and not-so-traditional) music and dance, day-long parties, family-friendly events and more. (Photo:...

2011-11-21 10:12:00

ST. LOUIS, Mo., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the Thanksgiving and winter holidays approaching rapidly, many people are looking for ways to give back. While there is no shortage of organizations accepting donations from now until the holiday season ends, there are a few ways you can give back to those in the St. Louis area. One cosmetic dentist in St. Louis started their holiday drive early, collecting candy from young children who went trick-or-treating. The program, working as...

2011-10-30 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) MONDAY, OCTOBER 31: HALLOWEEN Profile America -- Monday, October 31st. Beware -- it's Halloween, or more properly, all Hallow's Eve, the day before the feast of all saints. According to Celtic tradition, it's a time when witches, ghosts and other unsavory characters walk the earth for a day....

2011-10-28 10:17:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Waiting until the last minute to make Halloween plans? DNAinfo.com has a comprehensive neighborhood guide to Halloween in New York City, including ghostly haunts, safe places for trick or treating with kids, and the best city locations for pumpkin picking. Visit DNAinfo's Halloween Page here: http://www.dnainfo.com/events/halloween-2011. "As New York City's leading neighborhood news source, DNAinfo.com has uncovered unusual, safe and fun...

2011-10-27 07:00:00

Although Halloween is enjoyed by millions nationwide, it is a holiday that lends itself to some unique dangers that require special attention this time of year. Most accidents and injury can be avoided by following some simple Halloween Safety Tips. Neptune, NJ (PRWEB) October 27, 2011 Halloween is a very unique holiday enjoyed by adults and children alike. Itâs especially important to note that the Halloween schedule can also present dangers that can be prevented. Most...

2011-10-27 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The scariest thing many parents will see this Halloween may be their bank balance, found a new LivingSocial Families survey. The survey, conducted online among more than 4,000 American families with children by Mandala Research, found that more than half of families plan to reduce their Halloween spending this year due to the economy. Among the findings: More than half of families surveyed (53%) plan to reduce their Halloween spending this...

2011-10-26 13:23:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) Halloween Oct. 31, 2011 The observance of Halloween, which dates back to Celtic rituals thousands of years ago, has long been associated with images of witches, ghosts and vampires. Over the years, Halloween customs and rituals have changed dramatically. Today, Halloween is celebrated many different ways,...