International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The International Holocaust Remembrance Day has been designated on January 27th. This international memorial day honors the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and millions of other victims of Nazism and to develop educational programs to help prevent future...

Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year is among the most significant and widely observed holidays in China. Millions of people engage in a diverse range of cultural events and traditions to mark this joyous occasion. The Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is...

Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday in the United States marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. It is observed on the third Monday of January each year. Martin Luther King Jr. Day honors the life of a fighter for racial justice and equality. It...

Goodbye 2022, Hello 2023

2023 is here, and this is the time to reflect on the past year we have all had in 2022 and take those lessons with us into the new year. This year has had trials and tribulations for us all. We can all look back on the year we’ve experienced, appreciate all of...

Merry Christmas

Christmas, being a Christian festival, is celebrated each year in order to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ. People from all over the world observe this religious and secular tradition on December 25.  The popularity of Christmas surged a lot during the Middle...

Happy Hanukkah

Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Rededication, commemorates the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem following its desecration by Syrian Greeks in 164 BCE. Despite being a late addition to the Jewish liturgical calendar, the eight-day Hanukkah festival has...

National Native American Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month is observed to recognize the extraordinary Native Americans who have made significant contributions to enhancing the character of the country. The term “American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month” is often used to...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to be observant of our loved ones who may have been diagnosed with breast cancer.  According to https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-facts , here are some important facts about breast cancer: This year, an...

Rosh Hashanah 2022

Rosh Hashanah this year is held from September 25-27.  This holiday begins on the first day of Tishrei, and it marks the beginning of the civil year. It also marks the beginning of a 10-day period of soul searching and contemplation that concludes with Yom Kippur....

National Rehabilitation Month

Rehabilitation is generally prescribed to assist a patient improve their everyday functioning. Simply put, it refers to care that enables you to regain, maintain, or increase the function and abilities you require to carry out daily activities.  The benefits of...