Let's Talk Kids
Teaching generosity comes easy to the Smith family of Charlotte, North Carolina. This holiday season, the family of five is working together to make another familys Christmas more Merry. The family has created their own charity, Seed Bead Santa.
We are making safety pin, seed bead bracelets and donating all of the proceeds to a family in need, said mom, Jen Smith.
Making the safety pin, bea...
December 17, 2014 - 9:30pm
Tom Isern, University Distinguished Professor of history at North Dakota State University, and Suzzanne Kelley, managing editor of New Rivers Press at Minnesota State University Moorhead, are scheduled to present "Prairie Earth, Prairie Homes" Tuesday, Dec. 30, at 6:30 p.m. at the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, located in the Hjemkomst Center at 202 First Ave. N. in Moorhead.
December 17, 2014 - 4:46pm
Explore a little piece of the North Pole at Santa Village. The Fargo Park District is hosting Santa Village at Rheault Farm in South Fargo. This is the last week of Santa Village! You can visit this week, Wednesday-Friday, December 17-19 from 4:00-8:00 pm, Saturday-Sunday, December 20-21 from 1:00-8:00 pm and Monday-Tuesday, December 22-23 from 4:00-8:00 pm.
The mission of Santa Village is to ...
December 17, 2014 - 4:07pm
Americans are finding more satisfaction from saving money than spending money, according to The Gallup Economy and Personal Finance poll. Their results indicated that, on average, Americans prefer to save (62 percent) versus spend (34 percent).
However, the poll also found that people are not acting on this desire. So the looming question is: How can we become savers? Here are some tips.
December 17, 2014 - 1:21pm
North Dakota Outdoors and beyond
Individuals interested in taking the game warden exam scheduled forDec. 29are reminded to register by submitting anonline applicationthrough the North Dakota State Job Openings website.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and have a bachelors degree. Other requirements are a current North Dakota peace officer license, or eligibility for a license, and a valid drivers license.Ca...
December 17, 2014 - 12:35pm
The Arts Center: Culture Builds Community
Looking for the perfect gift? The Arts Center Education Elves have been hard at work organizing some wonderful classes, workshops and customized art parties that can be terrific gifts for the entire family, business associates or friends. Gift certificates are available. To register for any of these classes or purchase a certificate call 251-2496 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 17, 2014 - 12:15pm
Healthy Thinking Minnesota
I grew up not knowing the real origin of Christmas. Our family still celebrated Christmas (and Hanukkah) with presents and decorations, food and fun. But I wasnt familiar with the story of Jesus birth, which as the saying goes is the reason for the season.
Fast forward to early adulthood, where Id begun to read the Bible and practice spiritual healing through Christian Science. I ...
December 17, 2014 - 10:53am
Courage in the Kitchen: Reminiscences and recipes
I did it again. Another bag of bananas on sale at a local convenience store, another impulse buy. This time I asked the clerk to weigh the bag to support my argument for the purchase when I got home. Five point seven pounds, I explained as I walked in the door before Jerri could roll her eyes in disbelief. We can share some bananas with the neighbors and still enjoy a bargain dessert or two...
December 17, 2014 - 9:51am
YWCA Cass Clay
Regardless of our different backgrounds, experiences, and how we choose to celebrate traditions, its that magical time of year when we gather with friends and loved ones to share our joy and gratitude. Yet, for many of us, the excitement and chaos of the season make it easy to forget what the holidays are really all about.
As the hustle and bustle of shopping for gifts and making grocery lists...
December 17, 2014 - 9:36am