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President upsets Mexicans with plan to end long weekends

February 5, 2020

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has floated a strikingly unpopular proposal to end the practice of creating long weekends by moving national holidays around.López Obrador is a student of Mexican history, and he was...

Children ride in an old fire engine at a previous DeKalb Memorial Day parade.

Ceremony, parade to honor veterans Memorial Day

By Northern Star Staff | May 21, 2019

DeKALB — The City, American Legion and Chamber of Commerce will be commemorating lives lost in the armed forces with a ceremony and a parade, according to a press release.A Mayor's breakfast will start the day 7 a.m. Monday May 27 at Elks Lodge, 209...

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