Super Bowl 2018

Photo Favorite tweets on #Superbowl Sunday Minneapolis #PassYourParka PLEASE RT: Those in #MN for #SuperBowlLII — if you bought winter gear and don’t need it after game, #PassYourParka will distribute to homeless. Hotel drop-offs below. #Eagles #Patriots #SuperBowl2018 pic.twitter.com/kKB8dIGZu5 — Elisabeth R. Finch (@erfinchie) February 4, 2018 #SuperBowl visitors: stocking up on extra gear to …

Des Moines

Photo: Mark Hesseltine, Skyline Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in Iowa. Name A controversial recent hypothesis using a study of Miami-Illinois tribal names concludes the word Moingona comes from mooyiiinkweena, a derogatory name which translates roughly to “the excrement-faces.” The name was apparently given to Marquette and Joliet by a …

2018 Recycling in Las Vegas

Poster February 3 8 News NOW Living Green Super Recycling Day, Thomas and Mack Center Parking Lot, 7:30am-230pm The seventh annual event is held at the Thomas and Mack Parking lot off Swenson and Tropicana Avenue. 8 News Now: “Don’t know what to do with your old electronics like TVs or computers? Do you have car or vehicle …

Illinois

Photo: Ken Lund, Leaning Tower of Niles Illinois is bordered to the east by Indiana, to the north by Wisconsin, to the northeast by Lake Michigan, to the west by Missouri and Iowa and to the south by Michigan. Planeta.com Illinois Links USA USA States

Arkansas

Photo: Ken Lund, Ouachita Mountains Arkansas shares its southern border with Louisiana, its northern border with Missouri, its eastern border with Tennessee and Mississippi and its western border with Texas and Oklahoma. FYI: The Arkansas River Trail features more than 15 miles of scenic riverfront and one of the longest pedestrian and bicycle bridges in …

Dakota

Indigenous Peoples The Dakota people are a Native American tribe and First Nations band government in North America. They compose two of the three main subcultures of the Sioux people, and are typically divided into the Eastern Dakota and the Western Dakota. The Eastern Dakota are the Santee (Isáŋyathi or Isáŋ-athi; “knife” + “encampment”, ″dwells …

MLK Day

Martin Luther King Day – a federal holiday – falls on the third Monday of January. Hashtags: #MLKDay, #MLKDay2018, #MartinLutherKing Embedded Tweets A universal message of justice.A symbol of tolerance.A dream of peace. Martin Luther King Jr. was born #OnThisDay in 1929. There's no better time than now to do what is right. 📰 https://t.co/ZeSYQNk1Tc #MLKDay pic.twitter.com/zdXRk1e1aB — …

Hawai’i Tourism Boom 2018

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Waikiki Beach Recommended Viewing: Tourism Boom – Do We Know When to Say When? PBS Hawai’i Insights program explored the environmental and economic impacts of Hawai’i’s ongoing tourism boom. In 2017 Hawai’i made its eighth straight record-breaking year for tourism, topping 9 million visitor arrivals. The program asked its panelists to review …

New Years in Las Vegas 2018

Photo: Downtown Mural Las Vegas – America’s Party is the name of the free New Year’s Eve event held on the Las Vegas Strip put together by Las Vegas Events and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. The party also encompasses the paid event held in the Fremont Street Experience. Fireworks go off at …