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  • Spooktacular
    Halloween 2014 Spooktacular trick-or-treat fun in Pentwater, Michigan
    Pentwater, Michigan is West Michigan's place to be this Saturday October 25, 2014. It's the 7th annual Halloween Spooktacular! Enjoy a lollapalooza of trick-or-treat and fall-themed fun for the whole family. Check Pentwater's...
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    Filipinos in Angeles City get new holiday for Kuliat Festival
    Filipinos and filipinas in Angeles City--or Pampanga--were given new non-working holiday to be celebrated on October 24. It's part of the Kuliat Festival or Fiestang Kuliat in native Tagalog, says Inquirer. A predominantly Catholic nation, the...
  • Piazza Maggiore
    National Bologna Day, skip the baloney and celebrate Bologna Italy!
    Happy National Bologna Day, October 24! You didn't know there was a day to honor lunchmeat?Holiday Insightssaysthere's little in the way of data on origins. And Bolognese people might take exception that the thing we think of is pink cold...
  • Molecular model
    Free printable chemistry worksheets for National Mole Day
    Nerd is the new sexy. In fact, Party City named geek and nerd costumes in the Top 10 Halloween costumes for 2014. AndNational Mole Day (as in chemistry not animals or that Mexican paste stuff), October 23, celebrates nerds and geeks. Did that send...
  • Diwali fireworks
    Diwali 2014 fireworks and events in Michigan
    Hindus, Sikhs and Jains celebrate the Diwali Festival of Lights October 20-25, 2014. In Grand Rapids, Michigan, the West Michigan Hindu Temple (4870 Whitneyville Ave. SE, Ada, Michigan) will have puja (prayer),Diwali fireworks display and dinner...
  • Inateck 5-port 35W USB family-sized desktop charger: Review of the UC5001
    Inateck 5-port 35W USB family-sized desktop charger: Review of the UC5001
    The first time that we saw the Inateck 5-port charger, we were concerned that it might be rather large. This is really an issue for us as our desktop shrinks when work is in full swing.However, we have just received one and the size is just right!...
  • Budget Busters
    7 personal budget busters
    Here are 7 wide-ranging categories that may be the culprit in personal budget shortfalls. Make a detailed financial plan for these categories to avoid busting the budget.
  • National Mule Day:  Badass holiday celebrates mules of all shapes & sizes
    National Mule Day: Badass holiday celebrates mules of all shapes & sizes
    Have you heard the news? According to a Man Cave CBS Local article published on Oct. 23, a special day of the year is almost here and people are ready to celebrate. Oct. 26 is National Mule Day, also known as Mule Appreciation Day. Not to be...
  • 2014 Halloween Lineup: When is trick or treating across Wisconsin?
    2014 Halloween Lineup: When is trick or treating across Wisconsin?
    Halloween trick or treating is a popular tradition, particularly in the American Midwest, for children of all ages. For generations, youngsters have donned costumes, both silly and scary, to ring doorbells for candies and other goodies. Although...
  • System Hinoki
    Don't let thinning hair get you down!
    Do you suffer from thinning hair? It's definitely nothing to be ashamed or embarrassed about...it happens to the best of us! Fortunately, for those affected by this annoying condition, there are numerous solutions. Solutions that range in...
  • Black Friday 2014 store hours
    Black Friday 2014: Updates on store hours confirmed, rumored
    Black Friday 2014 is almost just one month away, and shoppers are still waiting impatiently for the ads. So far, only Harbor Freight has released their ad and Target has unveiled it's awesome free shipping deal for the shopping season. BFAds...
  • October 23 partial solar eclipse
    2014 solar eclipse viewing party over Lake Michigan October 23
    You're invited to an epic show and party coming to West Michigan on October 23. It's free and you get the best seats in the house. What's playing? Partial Solar Eclipse, by Mother Nature Productions, reports CNN. Local Michiganders are...
  • Target Free Shipping 2014
    Target offers no-minimum free shipping on all orders for the 2014 holiday season
    Target knows what they are doing and they know how to really put the pressure on their competitors for Black Friday 2014 and the entire holiday season. The retailer sent out info to the media on Oct. 22, 2014, and has now announced that they will...
  • Good and Plenty Day; Celebrate with a Good and Plenty cocktail
    Good and Plenty Day; Celebrate with a Good and Plenty cocktail
    Today October 24, we celebrate America’s oldest, first trademarked brand of candy in the United States with… National Good and Plenty Day!Good and Plenty are small ‘capsule-shaped’ soft licorice candy that are covered in...
  • Pop some corn, store it away: two new kitchen helpers
    Pop some corn, store it away: two new kitchen helpers
    Joseph® Joseph Nest™ Storage ContainersHelp, I’m in the kitchen and need more storage. Is this you? Are you looking around and wishing for more countertop space? Do you keep moving the same bowl of treats or are your chip bags...