Category Archives: Public Holiday

President’s Day

I couldn’t think of a more suitable image to represent President’s Day than one of Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. The actual origin of the holiday dates back to 1885 when it was officially established to recognize George Washington’s birthday … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

Halloween goes back far into history.  This celebration dates back to the Celtic festival of Samhain.  Though was celebrated on November the first as a marking to the end of summer and harvest to the beginning of darkness and the … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day

 Wishing You A Happy Labor Day Weekend From Your Humberson Homes Team!! Through the years the nation gave increasing emphasis to Labor Day. The first governmental recognition came through municipal ordinances passed during 1885 and 1886. From these, a movement … Continue reading

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Don’t throw that tree out yet!

Although in some counties the landfills are ready to accept and recycle your Christmas trees, it would be a shame to throw it out just yet. After the hustle and bustle of gift giving and visiting with friends and family, … Continue reading

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