"Columbus Day is a relic of an outdated and oversimplified version of history", the mayor wrote when announcing the decision last month. "We are really proud of that designation, but we also want to make sure that everybody feels included and welcome to the party". The holiday always takes place on the second Monday in October, or October 8 this year.
Amarillo National Bank, American National Bank, Bank of America, Bank of the West, Barclays Bank Delaware, BBVA Compass Bank, BB&T, BMO Harris Bank, Capital One Bank, Citibank, Citizens Bank, Comerica Bank, Eastern Bank, Fidelity Bank, Fifth Third Bank, First Tennessee Bank, HSBC Bank (closed for Canadian Thanksgiving), Huntington State Bank, KeyBank, M&T Bank, People's United Bank, PNC Bank, Regions Bank, Santander Bank, SunTrust Bank, Union Bank, U.S. Bank, USAA (most centers closed) and Wells Fargo. "Yet the specifics of this holiday run so deep into human suffering that we need to shift our pride elsewhere", he said.
"The City of Columbus will be open on Columbus Day on Monday, October 8, 2018". And South Dakota celebrates Native American Day.
Organizers of the 39-year-old Columbus Italian Festival, traditionally held on Columbus Day weekend, were not given advance notice of the city's decision, said board member Joseph Contino.
Most schools are closed for Columbus Day, but some local districts-and some district offices-stay open.
AmeriFlora's opening ceremony was attended by was attended by President George H.W. Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush, entertainer Bob Hope, Ohio Gov. George V. Voinovich and Columbus Mayor Greg Lashutka among many others.
Contrast that with President Barack Obama's proclamation a year earlier, which lauded Columbus' ambition but also acknowledged the uglier side of Columbus' voyages. Contrary to the slanderous charges of genocide, the accomplished explorer, deserves his place in the canon of Western history as a devout Catholic who aided in the discovery of what we today know as America.
"As we reflect on the adventurers throughout history who charted new courses and sought new heights, let us remember the communities who suffered, and let us pay tribute to our heritage and embrace the multiculturalism that defines the American experience".
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In 2010, 220 people were killed when an overturned oil tanker exploded and set fire to parts of a village in the country. Most of the injured suffered "second-degree burn injuries" and two mobile clinics were transporting the wounded.
It's one thing thumping them in from 12 yards at the Etihad Campus - "he shoots ideal penalties in training", claimed Guardiola. You always say champions win or pick points up when they're not playing well, Liverpool aren't at their best at the moment.
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Azalea took to Twitter saying she's "Genuinely disappointed the tour can't happen and says the decision was out of her hands". The announcement was made by Live Nation, who said the reason was "due to unforeseen circumstances".
She toured indoor and outdoor classrooms, observed lessons and watched some students play soccer with balls she donated. They went on: 'As far as she's concerned, the hat she wore [in Kenya] was just a hat, so people need to get over it.
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Saocom-1A has an L-band payload created to study soil moisture for agriculture, disaster monitoring and scientific research. This facility, which SpaceX leases from the Air Force, used to feature two launch pads, known as SLC-4 East and SLC-4 West.
The officer reportedly suffered a broken leg as a result with multiple conflicting reports of how he sustained the injury. Sano was questioned by police because his vehicle didn't have a license plate and he didn't have identification on him.
Sevastova has never won against Wozniacki in four career meetings and the Dane has only ever conceded one set to the 28-year-old. Osaka also struggled with a lower back problem in the second set as Sevastova raced to a 5-2 lead before closing out the win.
In November 2017 she published her story in The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State. She was raped, beaten and tortured before managing to escape three months later.
Irving Oil released a tweet saying 'We can confirm that a major incident has occurred at our Saint John refinery this morning '. Irving Oil has confirmed that they are responding to a "major incident" at the Saint John, New Brunswick facility.
Hope Hicks tapped to head communications for New Fox
This summer he named former Fox News co-president Bill Shine as assistant and deputy chief of staff for communications. Hicks is relocating to Los Angeles for the role, 21st Century Fox said in a press release.
Google Pixel Slate new leak hints at detachable keyboard, stylus
Starting at the low-end, one version of the Pixel Slate will likely come running a 1.5GHz Intel Celeron 3965Y CPU and 8GB of RAM. The Google Home Hub will support voice assistant, and it will also come with built-in support for YouTube and other Google apps.
Amazon Releases Revamped Alexa App for Easier Management
For example, in the app screenshots above, you can see a row of device type icons blocks across the top of the screen. It gives you an easy access from where you can listen to the books that you have in your Kindle library.
Hurricane Michael's path: Track the storm here
The heavy rainfall could lead to "life-threatening flash floods and mudslides", the National Hurricane Center warned . A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued from the Suwanee River to Anna Maria Island, including Tampa Bay.