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MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

...opening. MLB also sponsors 35 Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholars.Jackson said Jackie Robinson Day had become "a national holiday for all practical purposes.""To honor Jackie in this way honors the best in America," Jackson told Selig on...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-16/mlb-marks-67th-anniversary-robinson-de
Sports
Thanksgiving: A Fundamental National Holiday

...the Christian belief and piety of our forebearers who came to this country. We have observed Thanksgiving Day as a national holiday in the United States since 1863, when President Abraham Lincoln set apart "a day of thanksgiving and praise...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112110/opi_739557408.shtml
Opinion
Gimme a smile: Thankful for Thanksgiving

...sending. All I need is a turkey and I'm all set.Let's face it, Thanksgiving is all about food. It's our national holiday to stuff ourselves on food that we normally don't eat. It's also a time of remarkable culinary homogeneity...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-12-01/gimme-smile-thankful-thanksgiving
Neighbors
In the Stacks: New Thanksgiving books

...celebrate together. For thirty-six years, she wrote to the president every fall to ask him to declare Thanksgiving a national holiday, but it wasn't until Abraham Lincoln was president that her dream came true. This is a look into the life of...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-11-08/stacks-new-thanksgiving-books
Art
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...celebrate Super Bowl Sunday as a National Holiday. I do not gather around the...celebrate Super Bowl Sunday as a National Holiday. I do not gather around the...celebrate Super Bowl Sunday as a National Holiday. I do not gather around the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012899/Ope_goodman.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...in honor of Memorial Day, a national holiday honoring dead veterans of all...in honor of Memorial Day, a national holiday honoring dead veterans of all...in honor of Memorial Day, a national holiday honoring dead veterans of all...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053099/Loc_closures.shtml
Pre-empting recruitment debate with war education

In the week following the national holiday in which we honor America's veterans, it may seem poor timing to add to the debate about military recruitment at the high school...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111407/opi_20071114028.shtml
Opinion
Super testosterone Sunday is upon us

BOSTON - I do not celebrate Super Bowl Sunday as a National Holiday. I do not gather around the TV and the guacamole bowl with my loved ones. The truth is I regard the battle of these titans as...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012899/Ope_goodman.html
Opinion
Memorial Day brings closed agencies and businesses

All state and federal offices will be closed Monday in honor of Memorial Day, a national holiday honoring dead veterans of all wars. For those bedecking family plots, the city discourages using artificial flowers, said Terry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053099/Loc_closures.html
Local
Burns' Night celebration set for Saturday at Centennial Hall

...since the legendary Scottish poet Robert Burns (born Jan. 25, 1759) died at 37 in 1796. In Scotland, it's a national holiday. In Russia, they've televised Burns' Nights from the Kremlin. In Juneau, a biennial celebration has been held...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012606/thi_20060126018.shtml
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