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  • A year later project 'loon' soars on
    A year later project 'loon' soars on
    Internet giant Google isn't about to let last months balloon crash spoil their celebration of project loon's first birthday. So, to they took their young project on a trip down to South America where they released some balloons over a...
  • Chester County Balloon Festival at night
    The Chester County Balloon Festival is a must-visit for enthusiasts
    In the pantheon of majestic views, there are not many that top one from a hot air balloon, and it’s almost as equally majestic for the viewer on the ground. There is just something about looking up in the sky and seeing an oversized,...
  • Balloons arent just for parties!
    Balloons arent just for parties!
    How daring are you?While most brides shop for white, ivory or blush wedding dresses there are some that are picking out balloon colors and patterns. I know we all want our wedding to be special and different, so why not jump out there and get a...
  • These balloons are example of the shape that is considered to be a “classic” balloon.
    History of balloons
    Balloons are essential parts of many celebrations. From birthday parties to the world famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, balloons often play a role in celebrations. Balloons are described as flexible bags that are inflated with gas ...
  • Singer-songwriter Kris Thomas from 'The Voice'
    Interview: Kris Thomas from 'The Voice' talks about his new single 'Balloons'
    On Sept. 23, pop-soul singer-songwriter Kris Thomas from "The Voice" chatted via telephone about his new single "Balloons," as well as being on the reality singing competition and he opened up about his Kickstarter campaign for...
  • Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons on 'Inflation Eve'
    Celebrities for 2012 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade revealed
    The 2012 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will be flying high come Thursday morning, but Wednesday night in New York City offered an equally entertaining sight.The Wednesday before the Parade has come to be known as "Inflation Eve"....
  • Macy's 2012 Thanksgiving parade
    Macy gives the gift of a Thanksgiving parade to victims of Superstorm Sandy
    This Thursday, 9:00 to noon, many of us around the country, will watch the 86th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade on TV, and online. This year, 5,000 neighbors hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy will be guests of Macy’s at the...
  • Light up balloons
    Buying free time: Sleight of hand
    Like a child at chuck-e-cheese, my attention was recently grabbed by the sights and sounds coming from a local party supply store. Having 15 extra minutes on my way back to the office I thought I would stop in to see what goodies I could find....
  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    Countdown begins for the 41st Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    The countdown for the 41st Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta has begun. From October 6 – 14, 2012, the massive display of colorful hot air balloons against the crystal blue New Mexico skies will be the ultimate opportunity for any...
  • Santa arrives
    Mauldin Christmas
    The Mauldin, SC holiday season is kicking off! On Saturday, December 3, children can enjoy breakfast with Santa at the senior center from 9-11a.m. Tickets are available at the Mauldin Chamber of Commerce ($5 adult/$3 per child). Seating is very...
  • Balloon Ride
    Orange County Great Park, Balloon Rides - Nov. 17 -20
    Orange County Great Park, Balloon Rides - Nov. 17 -20 They are free to everyone, Balloon Rides, and are the first major attraction to be put on by "The Great Park" in Irvine on Sand Canyon Rd. Bring the family, any Thursday thru Sunday,...
  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    World's Largest Ballooning Event Takes to Skies
    TheAlbuquerque International Balloon Fiestacelebrates its 40th event with 550 hot air balloons representing 20 countries and honoring the person who started it all in 1972 Sid Cutter, the founder and "Father of Fiesta".The 40th event...
  • A visit to Chuck E Cheese
    A visit to Chuck E Cheese
    There's a great family oriented children'sparty and funcenter in Mayfield Hts., Ohio. It's called Chuck E Cheese. It is located in the Golden Gate Plaza.They host birthday parties for small and large groups.They have an800 number...
  • Nest "For Rent" in Flowering Pear
    Top 5 Earth Day actions for wildlife
    1. Put out something to share with your wildlife: seed in a bird feeder, a piece of fruit, or some nuts.2. Fill a shallow plate, bowl, or birdbath with fresh water.3. Plan where you will place a birdhouse for the next brood to grow in.4. Ask one...
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    DIY balloon decorations for weddings
    Balloons are a traditional, inexpensive decoration to use at weddings and wedding receptions. With Michigan's economy still struggling, knowing different ways to decorate with cheap items like balloons will help you stretch your wedding budget...