House passes bill designating day to honor Alaska elders – KTVA.com – Alaska News and Weather


KTVA.com – Alaska News and Weather
House passes bill designating day to honor Alaska elders
KTVA.com – Alaska News and Weather
The Alaska House of Representatives has passed a bill designating the winter solstice as a day of honor for elders all across the state. Representatives across the board voted to pass House Bill 142 Friday, with only three excluded votes. The bill's

Stonehenge gets renovated, modern day visitor center – The Spokesman … – New York Recorder

Stonehenge gets renovated, modern day visitor center – The Spokesman
New York Recorder
Thousands of self-styled Druids, pagans and New Age revelers have been due to collect for the winter solstice Saturday. Senior curator Sara Lunt said there are still major discoveries to be produced – a lot more than half the site remains unexcavated.

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Lisa Lynne and Aryeh Frankfurter to bring Celtic harp to Willits March 29 – The Willits News

Lisa Lynne and Aryeh Frankfurter to bring Celtic harp to Willits March 29
The Willits News
He tours often as a solo artist and with Lisa Lynne, Patrick Ball, and The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Concert series. Advance tickets are $15 and available in person at Mazahar, 38 S. Main St., Willits; online at brownpapertickets.com; or by phone 24

Chaa Creek Celebrates The Maya Summer Solstice With New Belize Wellness … – PR Web (press release)


PR Web (press release)
Chaa Creek Celebrates The Maya Summer Solstice With New Belize Wellness
PR Web (press release)
“People may remember all of the attention the 2012 Winter Solstice generated, when the media and Internet were alive with theories that the Maya predicted the end of the world on December 21 that year. There was even a major Hollywood motion picture …

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No longer in the shadows, McCoy adjusting to spotlight – Golf Channel (press release) (blog)


Golf Channel (press release) (blog)
No longer in the shadows, McCoy adjusting to spotlight
Golf Channel (press release) (blog)
Held before the winter solstice at Frederica Golf Club on Georgia's St. Simons Island, the 16-man session is essentially the first tryout. It's “America's Got Talent,” only with 90 holes, pleated khakis and evening pingpong. The participants rise

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Nationally recognized bluegrass artist to perform at OUS-Ironton – Ironton Tribune

Nationally recognized bluegrass artist to perform at OUS-Ironton
Ironton Tribune
Concert appearances for the duo include The Kennedy Center, The Birchmere, The Champlain Valley Folk Festival, The Creative Alliance, three appearances at Helicon's Winter Solstice concerts with Robin Bullock and Chris Norman, several appearances …

Seeing Stones: 10 Facts and Figures about Stonehenge You Might Now Know – Anglotopia.net


Anglotopia.net
Seeing Stones: 10 Facts and Figures about Stonehenge You Might Now Know
Anglotopia.net
… monument from a short distance away. English Heritage does, however, permit access during the summer and winter solstice, and the spring and autumn equinox. Additionally, visitors can make special bookings to access the stones throughout the year.

Goodbye Party for Winter – The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News


The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News
Goodbye Party for Winter
The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News
These cyclic celebrations include Beltain in May, Lithia on the summer solstice, Lamas in the summer, Maybon on the autumn equinox, Samhain on Halloween, Yule on the winter solstice and Imbolic in February. Each holiday has its own customs and …