Jul 31

Eight Phrases That Have Become Throwback

Technology has ruined the greatest insults of our childhood. Like, you can’t say, “Here’s a quarter, call someone who cares” anymore. You have to say, “Here’s a Samsung Galaxy Note phablet, Google someone who cares.” Not the same.

Here are eight more phrases that have now become throwback…

1. “Be kind, rewind.”

2. “Call me collect.”

3. “I’m developing the photos.”

4. “Check the classifieds.”

5. “Call a travel agent.”

6. “Ask for directions.”

7. “Call 411.”

8. “They’re in the Yellow Pages.”

(Source: E Online)

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Jul 30

A Simple Formula to Figure Out What You Should Be Doing With Your Life

Maybe you don’t know what you should be doing with your life. But you know what you’re doing right now, ain’t it… Right?

A career counselor named Richard Leider came up with a simple formula to figure out what you should be doing with your life. The formula is G plus P plus V… G stands for gifts, P stands for passions, V stands for values.

First, figure out your GIFTS… those are the things you’re good at. And that can include anything… you could be gifted at motivating people, solving puzzles, running long distances, whatever.

Then, figure out your PASSIONS… those are the things you really CARE about. They can be social issues, like feeding the homeless… personal passions, like making people laugh… or even the passion to make a ton of money.

And finally, figure out your VALUES… those are the things you NEED to have in your lifestyle to make you happy. Do you want to be home for dinner with your family every night? Do you hate waking up early? Do you want to travel?

Now, look at your gifts, passions, and values and start brainstorming careers that fit with your answers under each one. When you find a career that fits all three, that’s a potential career for you.

(source: The Muse)

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Jul 25

20 Celebrities Who are Shorter Than You Think

Check out this list of celebrities who are shorter than you may have thought!  From Bruno Mars to Kanye West….to Usher???  Some of the artists on this list will surprise you!

20 Male Celebrities Who are Shorter Than You Think

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Jul 23

Husband Documented For 7 Weeks Every Time His Wife Denied him….

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So, a frustrated husband decided to layout on an excel spreadsheet every time his wife denied him SEX. Right before she was going to head out on a 10-day business trip, he e-mailed her the spreadsheet that displayed the 3 yes’ and 46 no’s…which included the reason’s she gave on the day’s she said NO. She turned around and posted it on Reddit.

Complete deets here…

Husband Makes Spreadsheet of Wife’s Excuses for Not Having Sex

 

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Jul 22

We Love Us Some Iggy! 10 Things You Might Not Know About Iggy Azalea

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We love us some Iggy!!! Check some things you night not have known about her…

10 Things You Might Not Know About Iggy Azalea

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Jul 21

Pop Culture Quickie – Monday

MAROON 5 singer ADAM LEVINE married Victoria’s Secret model BEHATI PRINSLOO Saturday night in Mexico, and JONAH HILL performed the ceremony. Guests included Robert Downey Jr. and Jason Segel… amongst others…

Congrats to SHAKIRA!!! Her Facebook page now has over 100 MILLION followers… making it the only page with that many likes other than the official Facebook page itself… Only if we had a penny for every one of her likes!!!

AND…

Former Destiny’s Child singer Farrah Franklin was so drunk when she was arrested yesterday morning … she was found laying in a random person’s front yard and told cops she planned on sleeping in the woods… Keeping it classy!

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Jul 18

Pop Culture Quickie – Friday

Here’s what’s going on in the celebrity world….

The “MTV Video Music Award” nominees have been announced, and BEYONCÉ leads the way with eight nominations. IGGY AZALEA and EMINEM were next… with seven a piece. This year’s ceremony goes down Sunday, August 24th. And voting is open now at: VMA.MTV.com

Speaking of Iggy… Last month, when Nicki Minaj made those now infamous comments at the BET Awards about other artists failing to write their own material, many thought she was taking a dig at Iggy Azalea. Well, her boyfriend, Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young, revealed that the comments actually did offend her despite talk of the opposite. Saying he “had to deal with the aftermath of all that,”

LEBRON JAMES has topped an annual survey of America’s Favorite Sports Stars for the first time EVER. MICHAEL JORDAN was #1 in last year’s poll, but he’s the runner-up this year. For the ladies, SERENA WILLIAMS is #1, followed by DANICA PATRICK

AND THAT WAS YOU POP CULTURE QUICKIE!

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Jul 17

Five Disgusting Things on Your Body Right Now!

Not to give you a complex or anything, but no matter how often you shower, your body is still COVERED in disgusting stuff. Here are five nasty examples.

1. Demodex mites. They’re are microscopic parasites that live on your eyelashes. They feed on skin cells and oil secreted by your hair follicles. Basically everyone has them, and at night they come out and walk around on your FACE.

2. Fecal matter. No matter how well you take care of business, there’s always a LITTLE left behind . . . about a tenth of a gram, unless you’re messy. And it ends up on your underwear, and spreads to the rest of your clothes in the laundry.

3. Dead skin cells. Pretty much the whole outer layer of your skin is dead, and in the process of falling off at all times. It’s totally normal and harmless. But every time you touch someone else . . . anywhere, in any way . . . you’re touching dead skin.

4. Skin-eating insects. There’s a common type of mite that feeds on dead skin cells. It can be a cause of a common form of eczema . . . so if you have eczema, you might have the mites too.

5. Belly button bacteria. Your belly button tends to collect a lot of exotic bacteria . . . about 2,000 different species at any given time. Researchers have found bacteria in people’s navels that are usually found only in the polar ice caps and thermal vents.

(source: Men’s Health)

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Jul 16

Pop Culture Quickie – Wednesday

Here’s what’s going on in the world of the rich and famous!

POP CULTURE QUICKIE 7-16-14

Looks like Kim Kardashian is gonna make a whopping $85 MILLION from her new video game/iPhone app: “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood”! Which is actually more than she made from everything else she did last year!
#Crazy!

CAMERON DIAZ admitted earlier this year that she’d once been with another woman. And now she is clarifying that it was NOT DREW BARRYMORE! Saying: “That makes me want to vomit in my mouth“… adding that shes “like a sister” to her, and she wouldn’t even ménage with her!”

AND… For all our NBA peeps…
Beginning next year, the NBA teams that have won at least one championship will get a little GOLD TAB on the collars of their uniforms… just for bragging rights. It’s one per uniform, even if the team has multiple titles…
So don’t go get all greedy!

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Jul 15

Popular Singer Snubs Photoshop And Takes On Beauty Ideals

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Singer Colbie Caillat’s new video is sending a powerful message to women about their appearance and society’s expectations of beauty.

In the song “Try,” Caillat — a pop singer/songwriter whose hits include “Lucky” and “Bubbly”– addresses women, with lyrics that talk about women putting on makeup, getting their hair done and keeping their bodies slim so they are may be liked by others.

But in the song’s hook, Caillat then sings: “You don’t have to try so hard/You don’t have to give it all away/You just have to get up, get up, get up, get up/You don’t have to change a single thing.”

Check out her video here…

Music Video: Colbie Caillat "Try"

source: abcnews.com

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Jul 14

Pop Culture Quickie #Hot1035Mornings

Here’s a quickie on whats’s going on in the world of pop culture…

Ariana Grande’s show “Sam & Cat” got cancelled after just one season… I guess that makes it 98 problems?

JWOWW from “Jersey Shore” gave birth to a little girl yesterday (Sunday). Her name is Meilani Alexandra Mathews… We decided to gift her a toddler size tanning bed!

And lastly… if you haven’t heard… LeBron James is going back to Cleveland, and plans on retiring there!

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Jul 14

Five Reasons Why It Isn’t Hypocritical for Cavs Fans to Embrace LeBron James Once Again

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The sports media has been obsessed with reminding us about the rough fall-out from LEBRON JAMES’ first “decision” four years ago… fans burning jerseys, owner Dan Gilbert’s nasty open letter to LeBron, and so on.

So, with that in mind, here are five reasons it is NOT hypocritical or weak for Cleveland to welcome LeBron back with open arms now:

1. Cleveland’s tantrum was understandable. While Gilbert’s open letter to LeBron was unprofessional and he shouldn’t have written it . . . make no mistake about it, LeBron’s public breakup with the Cavs was downright COLD.

For perspective, it was very much like your high school sweetheart announcing that they’re leaving you . . . without any advance warning . . . on national TV.

2. It’s been four years . . . also, Cleveland still hasn’t won anything. Despite what you may have been led to believe, Cleveland had moved on. Yes, there were still complicated feelings toward him, but the hatchet had largely been buried.

Also, it’s been 50 YEARS since Cleveland has won a championship, dating back to the Browns’ pre-Super Bowl-era title in 1964. The city is starving for a winner.

3. LeBron said all the right things in his letter. Instead of merely returning, LeBron’s love letter to Cleveland made it clear where his heart is . . . and that he’s truly sorry for how his departure in 2010 was conducted.

Not to mention the fact that he’s a superstar who actually WANTS to be in Cleveland. You’d be hard pressed to find a star player in any sport who’s said they want to be in Cleveland, aside from old-school quarterback Bernie Kosar.

4. LeBron is coming back in his prime, to a team that isn’t good yet. Some Cleveland fans thought LeBron would be back in a Cavs uniform at some point. But most of them assumed it would just be a symbolic thing at the very end of his career, when he could no longer LEAD them to a title.

LeBron could’ve easily gone back to Miami, or another big-market city and played with his friends . . . but instead, he made the sacrifice of coming back now, when the Cavs are still a young, unproven team that doesn’t seem ready to win it all.

5. LeBron is returning for good. It wouldn’t mean much if LeBron came back without a long-term commitment. But he said he hopes to RETIRE in Cleveland.

Of course, you never know what the future holds, and if anybody can screw things up, it’s Cleveland. But LeBron is genuinely giving himself to the city, in the hopes of bringing them something they haven’t witnessed in 50 years.

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Jul 11

If we heard MONSTERS and DISNEY WORLD We’d Cry Too!

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#Hot1035Mornings If we heard MONSTERS and DISNEY WORLD… We’d cry too!
Jul 10

Six Things That Will Make You Feel Really Old

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Not sure you needed a reminder that you’re getting old… but here you go: Six random facts that will make you feel really old…

1. 1998 is as far away as 2030.

2. If Bart Simpson was a real person, he’d be 31 now.

3. Kids starting high school next month were born in 2001.

4. Jerry Seinfeld was 35 when “Seinfeld” started . . . now he’s 60.

5. The Taco Bell Chihuahua has been dead for five years.

6. In “Back to the Future”, Marty travels back in time from 1985 to 1955. If someone traveled 30 years back in time today, it would be to 1984.

(source: buzzfeed)

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Jul 9

Five Random Facts For Wednesday

Here are some random facts for you  today…

1. The first place in the U.S. to use 911 as its emergency number was Haleyville, Alabama in February of 1968. The second place was Nome, Alaska a few weeks later.

2. Sliced bread was sold for the first time 86 years ago this week, in Chillicothe, Missouri.

3. On average, gas in Venezuela sells for about four cents a gallon.

4. The Wright Brothers didn’t really pioneer flying together. Wilbur did basically all the work . . . but gave Orville half the credit so his feelings wouldn’t be hurt.

5. A government study in 2010 found that getting AROUSED helps your memory . . . and people are more likely to remember things they learn right after they watch porn.

(source: Gizmodo/Mental Floss/Bloomberg/Biographile/NIH)

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Jul 8

Retired NFL Settlement

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On Monday, a federal judge approved a preliminary settlement in a class action lawsuit filed by thousands of former NLF players against the NFL.  Here’s the deal, if the settlement goes thru, retired eligible NLF players will receive a neurological examination, and if diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, ALS, Parkinson’s, or dementia…the retired player will get paid.  If the former player is 65 already, he’ll receive his money up front.

 

 

 

story source: cnn.com

 

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Jul 7

Kanye Goes On Rant During Performance

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Many people found themselves leaving in the middle of Kanye West’s performance at the Wireless Festival in London.  Reason?  He kept stopping the music to RANT!  He Even stopped for 10 minutes during his song “Runway” to rant about Nike.

Would you have stayed?

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Jul 4

Where To Celebrate The 4th Of July In Sacramento

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Many are still trying to figure out where to spend their 4th of July evening… and weekend for that matter.  Here are some options if you live in Sacramento, and surrounding areas.

Sacramento

Event: “Sacramento Independence Day Celebration” at Cal Expo.
When: July 4, Doors open at 5 p.m., fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Cal Expo, Miller Lite Grandstand at 1600 Exposition Blvd. in Sacramento.
Price: Reserved seating tickets available for $10 until all are sold
Questions? Contact 916-263-3000 or click here for more information. 

Event: “Buffalo Chips 38th Annual 4th of July 5-miler” — Per request of organizers, “Please no dogs, water buffalo or headphones. Safety first!” The Buffalo Chips run is Sacramento’s oldest running event.
When: July 4, Sign-in time is from 7:15 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. (Participants are required to sign a waiver), races begin at 7:45 a.m. for the children’s half-mile race for ages 10 years old and younger, 8 a.m. for the five-mile race
Where: Glen Hall Park (Corner of Sandburg & Carlson Drive in River Park), directly north of CSUS
Price: Parking and admission is free.
Questions? Click here for more information.

Event: “13th Annual Arden Arcade Spirit of Freedom Parade” — Enjoy the parade traveling along Fulton Avenue and Cottage Way, then enjoy festivities and free food at Howe Park afterwards.
When: July 4. Parade begins at 10 a.m.
Where: Fulton-El Camino Recreation and Park District at Howe Park in Sacramento
Price: Admission is free.
Questions? Call 916-927-3802 or click here for more information.

Rancho Cordova

Event: Rancho Cordova 4th of July Celebration
When: Friday, July 4 from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Hagan Community Park
Price: $2
Questions? Call 916-851-8818 or click here for more information.

Event: Rancho Cordova 4th of July All America City 5K
When: Friday, July 4 at 9 a.m.
Where: Mills Middle School
Price: Kids 5 and under free, Kids (6-12) $5, Adults 420
Questions? Click here for event website, or call 916-498-0002.

West Sacramento 

Event: “2nd annual Fourth on the Field” – The food truck community will gather on Raley Field’s outfield for a family-friendly event featuring some of the regions best local food, followed by live music and fireworks.
When: Friday, July 4
Where: Raley Field
Price: Adult admission is $10 (12+) and children’s admission tickets are $5.
Questions? Contact 916-376-4676 or click here for more information.

Elk Grove

Event: “Salute to the Red, White and Blue” — Festivities begin with live music and food and are followed by spectacular fireworks. Spectators are encouraged to bring blankets and enjoy a concert in the park.
When: Friday, July 4. Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m., arrive early for festivities. Gates open at 7 a.m.
Where: Elk Grove Regional Park on 9950 Elk Grove-Florin Road in Elk Grove
Price: Admission is free, parking is $10 per vehicle and should enter at the main gate off Elk Grove-Florin Road.
Questions? Contact 916-478-2232 or click here for more information.

Lake Tahoe

Event: “Lights on Tahoe South Fireworks” — NBC’s TODAY show recognizes Tahoe South’s fireworks display as one of the country’s top Independence day weekend celebrations. The American Pyrotechnic Association rates it as one of the top five in the nation.
When: July 4. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m.
Price: Admission varies on different locations.
Questions? Contact 530-541-5255 or 1-800-288-2463 or click here for more information.

Event: “Rolling Chrome/Tahoe Thunder car show at the Heavenly Village” — Sidewalk sales and ‘50s music bring the fun and entertainment to the Heavenly Village in South Lake Tahoe. Enter a raffle for a chance to win a yellow 1953 Ford F-100.
When: July 6
Where: 1001 Heavenly Village Way in South Lake Tahoe
Price: Admission is $40 per person, $50 for the show package, open to all ages.
Questions? Call 530-541-7300 or click here for more information.

Lake Oroville 

Event: Lake Oroville Fourth of July Fireworks
When: Friday, July 4 from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Lake Oroville Dam
Questions?  Click here for more information. 

Stockton

Event: “Annual Fourth of July BBQ at University Plaza Waterfront Hotel” — The University Plaza Waterfront Hotel has live music and with its annual Independence Day celebration.
When: July 4, 5-10 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and music from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: University Plaza Waterfront Hotel
Price: Admission is $15 for children, $30 per adults. Reservations are required. Pool is available, but towels will not be provided. Please bring your own.
Questions? Call 209-323-3057 or click here for more information.

Event: “Extravaganza Cruise to Hilton Fireworks Show” — Arrive at the Stockton Marina and be treated to a barbecue dinner before cruising around the Mandeville cut as the Hilton fireworks go off.
When: July 4, 6 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Where: Downtown Stockton Marina
Price: Admission is $125. Children under 2 are free.
Questions? Call 209-259-3815 or click here for more information. 

Modesto

Event: “Fourth of July Celebration” — The 140th annual Modesto Independence Day Parade, organized by the city’s Kiwanis Club, travels through downtown Modesto. This year’s theme is “Land of the Free, Home of the Brave.”
When: July 4. Downtown parade starts at 10 a.m. Fireworks at Thurman Field start at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Downtown Modesto
Price: Admission is free. Those who were born on July 4, ages 1-100 years old, are encouraged to contact a parade representative to be part of a birthday float. Contact 209-247-5441 for details.
Questions? Call 209-480-8347 or click here for more information.

Manteca

Event: Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast
When: July 4 from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: Angelano’s restaurant on North Main Street
Price: $7 for adults; $4 for children
Questions? Click here for more information.

Auburn

Event: “Auburn Family 4th of July” — Celebrate and dance to music at Auburn’s annual Independence Day activities.
When: Friday, July 4. Fun starts at 4 p.m., parade starts at 7:30 p.m. and fireworks are at 9:40 p.m.
Where: Gold County Fairgrounds
Price: Admission is free.
Questions? Click here for more information.

Colfax

Event: Colfax July 3rd Independence Celebration
When: Thursday, July 3. Vendors and beer garden open at noon, Independence Day parade at 6 p.m. and fireworks begin after dark.
Where: Downtown Colfax.
Price: Admission is free.
Questions? Click here for more information. 

Lodi

Event: “Freedom Fest ‘14” — The Home Church in Lodi is hosting an array of activities, including a magic show, concert, train rides, car show and fireworks to celebrate Independence Day.
When: June 29, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Home Church on 11451 North West Lane in Lodi.
Price: Admission is free.
Questions? Call 209-339-7333 or click here for more information.

Galt

Event: 2nd annual Officer Kevin Tonn Memorial 5k run/walk
When: Friday, July 4
Where: Veterans Field
Price: $35
Questions?Click here for more information. 

Roseville

Event: “2014 Run Crime out of Roseville – 5K Fun Run” — Police Chief Daniel Hahn is challenging Roseville residents to try to beat him at the Independence Day fun run, only a few could pass him last year. Join the Roseville Crime Stoppers and enjoy a parade afterwards.
When: July 4
Where: Royer Park
Price: Registration is $30 per adult, $25 per child (to age 16), $100 for a family of up to five and teams of ten or more have fees of $25 per adult and $20 per child.
Questions? Click here for more information. 

Event: “Roseville Fourth of July Parade” — This year marks the return of the Independence Day parade beginning at the intersection of Riverside Avenue, Vernon Street and Douglas Boulevard. Arrive early to get a preferred viewing spot.
When: July 4, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: Riverside, Vernon and Douglas intersection, past the civic center, right on Lincoln Street and right again on Park Drive.
Price: Admission is free. Arrive early for parking.
Questions? Click here for more information. 

Event: “Royer Park Activities” — Stay for fun and festivities at Royer Park following the Independence Day parade for carnival games, live music and food.
When: July 4, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Royer Park in Roseville.
Price: Admission is free.
Questions? Click here for more information.

Event: “Roseville Fireworks” — Enjoy the end of the day with a fireworks celebration. The city of Roseville asks that there be no alcohol, glass containers, barbeques or personal fireworks at the show.
When: July 4, gates open at 7 p.m., fireworks at approximately 9:30 p.m.
Where: Placer County Fairgrounds on 800 All America City Blvd. in Roseville.
Price: Admission is free. $5 for parking.
Questions? Call 916-786-2023 or click here for more information. 

Event: Roseville Music in the Park
When: Friday, July 4
Where: Royer Park
Price: Free
Questions? Click here for event website, or call 916-786-7380.

Folsom

Event: “Folsom Pro Rodeo” — With wild rodeo action, live music and fireworks in the arena, the Folsom Pro Rodeo is sure to be a fun night of Fourth of July celebrations.
When: July 3, 4, 5. Gates open at 6 p.m., roping events begin at 7 p.m., riding events at 8 p.m., fireworks at 9:30 p.m., live music at 10 p.m.
Where: Dan Russell Rodeo Arena
Price: General admission is $19.50 for adults, $15 for children 10 and under and seniors over 62. For more pricing information, click here.
Questions? Call 916-985-2698 or click here for more information.

Placerville

Event: Family Blast at El Dorado County Fairgrounds
When: July 4 at 6 p.m.
Where: El Dorado County Fairgrounds
Price: $5 for parking; $3 for walk-ins at the gate; $15 for a carload of up to 6 (includes parking and admission); $20 per RV; $40 for aRV’s staying overnight.
Questions?Click here for more information

El Dorado Hills

Event: “Shadow Ranch Vineyard’ Annual Independence Day BBQ” — Celebrate July 4th at Shadow Ranch Vineyard, an annual family-friendly event featuring live music, a delicious barbecue lunch and a complimentary wine tasting.
When: July 4, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Shadow Ranch Vineyard on 7050 Fairplay Road in Fairplay.
Price: Admission is free.
Questions? Call 530-620-2785 or click here for more information.

Vallejo

Event: July 4 at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom — Watch fireworks nightly all Fourth of July weekend as you ride the biggest thrills of the summer.
When: July 4, 5, 6. Park open 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo
Questions? Click here for more information. 

Tracy

Event: Tracy Fourth of July Celebration
When: July 4. Hot air balloon launch from East Eaton park starts at 6 a.m.; Fourth of July Parade starts at 10 a.m. in downtown Tracy; Fireworks at Tracy High School football stadium begin at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Various locations.
Price: Fireworks at Tracy High School football stadium is $4 for general admission, $2 for children 12 and younger or senior citizens 65 and older.
Questions?Click here for more information. 

Suisun City 

Event: Independence Day Spectacular
When: July 4 from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Where: Harbor Plaza at the Suisun Marina
Price: None listed
Questions? Click here for more information 

Source: KCRA – Fourth of July Fireworks Shows, Events in NorCal

Jul 3

Seven Things You Didn’t Know About the Fourth of July

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Here are some interesting facts you might not know about the Fourth of July:  The Declaration of Independence WASN’T signed on July 4th . . . Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both died on July 4th, 1826 . . . and it didn’t become an official holiday until 1941.

Get the full scoop here…

1.  When did we declare independence from Great Britain?  July 4th, 1776?  WRONG. It was July 2nd.  In fact, John Adams expected July 2nd to be our national independence day.

2.  When was the Declaration of Independence SIGNED?  July 4th, 1776, right?  WRONG.  It was signed by 56 different people over a six-month period.  And most of them signed on August 2nd, 1776.  It was formally ADOPTED by the Continental Congress on July 4th.

3.  The first public reading of the Declaration was on July 8th, 1776 in Philadelphia.  They rang the Liberty Bell to summon people to Independence Hall for the reading.

4.  John McKean was the last person to sign the Declaration, in January of 1777.

5.  The word “patriotism” comes from the Latin word “patria,” meaning “fatherland.”  So if you’re a patriotic American, you’re saying the United States is your FATHERLAND.

6.  Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both died on the 50th anniversary of the first Independence Day . . . July 4th, 1826.

7.  Congress didn’t make the Fourth a federal holiday until 1941.

Source: AllProudAmericans

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Jul 1

California Minimun Wage Raised To $9 An Hour

Effective July 1, 2014 minimum wage for Californians was raised from $8 to $9 an hour.  Minimum wage was previously $8 an hour.  So if you were getting paid $9 or more before, this does not effect your pay (sorry).

It goes up again January 1, 2016 to $10 an hour.

Seattle ain’t got nothin’ on us!

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