Artículos de la Categoría " Arte y Cultura "

  • Hispanic Heritage Month 2012: Sept. 15 – Oct. 15

    In September 1968, Congress authorized President Lyndon B. Johnson to proclaim National Hispanic Heritage Week, which was observed during the week that included Sept. 15 and Sept. 16. The observance was expanded in 1988 by Congress to a monthlong celebration…




  • Happy Thanksgiving Day (Feliz Día de Acción de Gracias)

    Thanksgiving Day, national holiday in the United States commemorating the Pilgrims’ celebration of the harvest reaped by the Plymouth Colony in 1621, after a winter of great starvation and privation. The celebration was probably held in October. The neighboring Wampanoags, …



  • HAPPY 4TH OF JULY

    Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. Independence Day is …


  • LABOR DAY – DIA DEL TRABAJO Un...

    Hello, I’m Hilda Solis . . . your Secretary of Labor. Thank you for “tuning in.”
    I want to spend a few minutes today on the significance of this Labor Day.
    For most people, Labor Day marks the end of …



  • Día de los Presidentes

    Durante muchos años los estadounidenses celebramos el cumpleaños de dos de nuestros más famosos y queridos presidentes, George Washington y Abraham Lincoln. Ambos cumpleaños son en febrero. En 1968 el congreso pasó una ley que combina los dos días festivos. …



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