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  • Betty Jane Keene at bazaar
    Church of the Cross' Spirit Group holds first bazaar (Photos)
    On Oct. 12, 2013, Church of the Cross' Spirit Group held its first, and hopefully not last, annual bazaar. The event was held in Fort Myers, Fla., and many, including Examiner.com, were in attendance.There was no official head count, but the...
  • 12 words to know about Sukkoth
    12 words to know about Sukkoth
    The Feast of Tabernacles is a Jewish festival which begins five days after Yom Kippur. The Feast of Tabernacles, also called Sukkoth, is a celebration of the fall harvest. The festival is highlighted by special symbols and celebrations. We will...
  • Sukkot events in Charlotte
    Sukkot events in Charlotte
    Sukkot, or the Jewish Feast of Tabernacles, begins this year in the evening of Wednesday, September 18, and ends in the evening of Wednesday, September 25.Sukkot is a joyful festival, during which people build booths outside that they live in for...
  • What it is like to attend San Diego Comic-Con 2013
    What it is like to attend San Diego Comic-Con 2013
    Each year, San Diego plays host to the largest entertainment expo in the world. Known as the San Diego Comic-Con, over 100,000 attendees swarm the city to immerse themselves in activities, displays, and merchandise related to every aspect of...
  • Peanuts
    Supermarket withdraws peanuts after failing to warn product contains nuts
    A supermarket has been forced to withdraw hundreds of bags of monkey nuts after failing to warn customers that the product contains nuts.Booths, a small UK supermarket chain, has removed 300 bags of Whole Hearted Roasted Monkey Nuts from its...
  • the 4 minim consist of the ethrog, lulav, hadasim and aravos [ the citron, palm branch, myrtle, and willow branches}
    The role of the willow in the 4 minim
    The holiday of Sukkoth begins tomorrow night. What is very unusual about this holiday is the role of plants in the services of each day, culminating in the central role given to the lowliest of all the varieties used on the last day -- Hoshana...
  • Garfield County Fair
    Garfield County Fair
    A crisp coolness is in the air… the leaves are turning orange and brown..and the Garfield County Fair is in full swing.My how the fairs have changed. They are no longer the long anticipated event that they were of years past, the crowds no...