Tag: day

N.J. Local Official’s Snow Day Solution: Move NJEA’s Convention to the Summer!

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — Another large-scale snow storm means more make-up days and a shorter summer for teacher, students (and parents) across the Garden State. Pascack Valley students will make up yesterday’s snow day online; the move has set off a Read More

History Has a Way of Vindicating Great Presidents. So Don’t Prejudge Trump.

A recent event in Washington featured accomplished academics and government officials, some of whom had worked for either the George W. … ranked Eisenhower as the fifth-greatest president, even ahead of Founding Father Thomas Jefferson. More recently, Ronald Reagan also Read More

OPINION: The rise of Presidents’ Day ruined February

By Dan Cirucci Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — WHAT HAPPENED? February once belonged to Washington and Lincoln and it was wonderful. I remember in elementary school we would cut out silhouettes of Lincoln and Washington and they Read More

Trump Issues Columbus Day Proclamation Without Obama’s Misgivings

U.S. President Donald Trump has issued the annual U.S. proclamation for Columbus Day this Monday without any of his predecessor’s misgivings about the holiday. Trump’s proclamation urges the U.S. to celebrate Christopher Columbus’ spirit of discovery of the Americas, a Read More