EASTER eggs are already starting to sprout up in supermarkets now that the New Year is in full swing. But while Halloween, Christmas and Valentine’s Day all fall on fixed dates, Easter can fall anytime between March 22 and April 25. Here are the 2019 dates for your diary When is Easter 2019 and how is the date decided? In 2019 Easter falls on Sunday, April 21. Good Friday is, therefore, April 19, and the Easter Monday bank holiday is on April 22. The date is decided by a complex set of calculations based on observations of the moon. In early Christianity, different churches used different methods, leading to disagreements which remain unresolved centuries later. Eastern and Western churches continue to celebrate Easter according to different calendars, although sometimes by chance the festivals coincide. Easter celebrates the death and resurrection of Jesus, which the Bible says happened around the Jewish festival, Passover. Passover typically begins on the … [Read more...] about When is Easter 2019, what date is Good Friday on and when do schools break up?
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It's ok to get a little scared at Halloween, whether we chose to watch a horror movie, read a spooky story or visit a haunted location. It's not just October 31st that lends itself to dark nights and scares, the whole of October is about spirits and ghouls. Whatever you're doing or whether you need a saying or quote for your ghoulish gathering we have the best for you. Here's our roundup of quotes and sayings for Halloween to inspire you and get you in the mood. William Shakespeare Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble William Shakespeare By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes. Halloweentown - Aggie Cromwell Magic is really very simple, all you've got to do is want something and then let yourself have it. Arthur Conan Doyle Where there is no imagination there is no horror. The Fly - Ronnie Be afraid, be very afraid. Tim Burton Every day is Halloween, isn't it? For some of us. Bram Stoker Listen to them — the children of the … [Read more...] about Halloween quotes and sayings to help you get in the spirit
Police have said that the three serious assaults -including two stabbings- which occurred in Plymouth within a matter of hours, are in no way linked to one another. All three of the violent attacks took place in Plymouth between 7.30pm on Friday night and 3am on Saturday morning - and two men are still fighting for their lives in hospital. The first assault was in Whitleigh at around 7.30pm when a 28-year-old man was stabbed in Taunton Avenue , and it is thought the man was trying to get on a bus at the time he was attacked. His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening. Police confirmed on Saturday evening that a 21-year-old who was stabbed in Cromer Walk, Southway, is still fighting for his life. Officers were called to Cromer Walk at 11.18pm on Friday by members of the public who had found the man asking for help and bleeding from his stomach - officers believe the man was attacked by more than one person, who then left the scene in a car. Police believe both stabbings … [Read more...] about Three serious assaults and stabbings are not connected
Member Center:Create Account|Log InManage Account|Log Out Home News Decision 2018 Podcasts Newsletter TV Radio Weather About LIFESTYLE TV11 TV8 Local 2 GNN i94-FM Isla63-AM Entertainment Money Home/Family Health Food Pets Tech Travel Beauty & Style Auto VideoBytes Press Releases Press Releases GEC approves Cruz and Hechanova candidacy for public auditor Posted: Jun 30, 2018 6:08 PM Saturday, June 30, 2018 6:08 PM EDTUpdated: Saturday, June 30, 2018 4:08 AM EDTBy Nick [email protected] The Guam Election Commission voted to accept Speaker BJ Cruz's candidacy for public auditor during a meeting held Saturday afternoon. Commissioners shared concern whether he was even eligible to run for the nonpartisan office since he is currently serving in the 34th Guam Legislature as a Democrat. The GEC's legal counsel cited the current election laws and told commissioners that Cruz would be unable to run for the position. However, commissioner Patrick Civille … [Read more...] about GEC approves Cruz and Hechanova candidacy for public auditor
Last Updated Jun 27, 2018 11:30 PM EDT Joe Jackson, the father of late Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson and the mastermind behind The Jackson 5, has died at age 89. Carlos Keyes, representative for Jackson's son, Tito Jackson, confirmed Joe Jackson's death. The legendary stage parent and music manager was reportedly battling terminal cancer.A Jackson family source told "Entertainment Tonight" that the family's patriarch was hospitalized with terminal cancer Friday in Las Vegas. The source also said that he had been battling cancer for some time, with doctors telling the family that he had a limited amount of time left to live, and that the illness was untreatable.His Twitter account posted a cryptic tweet Sunday that said, "I have seen more sunsets than I have left to see. The sun rises when the time comes and whether you like it or not the sun sets when the time comes."However, Paris Jackson later tweeted that her grandfather did not post the tweet, saying, "My grandfather … [Read more...] about Joe Jackson, Michael and Janet Jackson’s father, dead at 89