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Juneteenth celebration honors end of slavery in America

General Gordon Granger poses during the American Civil War. Granger arrived in Galveston, Texas after his 31 years of service. (Library of Congress)

Katie Jones, Reporter

June 18, 2018

During the 17th and 18th century, slavery controlled the lives of nearly every American. In 1865, the 13th amendment abolished slavery for the good of Americans. Though not a well known known holiday, Juneteenth, taking place on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 is a day to celebrate the abolishment of...

5 Fun Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July

Fans cheer in the Harrisburg Senators ballpark located on City Island. (Photo courtesy of the Harrisburg Senators.)

July 4, 2016

By: Cara McErlean Nothing screams “America” more than hotdogs and fireworks. The 4th of July is a day to celebrate our nation’s birth, remember our history, and honor our military. The holiday commemorates the day our 13 original colonies adopted the Declaration of Independence and began...

Captain America: Civil War Review

Photos Courtesy of Marvel Studios

May 17, 2016

By: Dan Buser “United we stand, divided we fall.” The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has had quite the run of success lately. The 2008 film “Iron Man” first launched the MCU. Since then, the films have become incredibly popular in pop culture and each entry is a highly anticipated pa...

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