Jewish American Heritage Month
May marks Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM), which recognizes and celebrates American Jews’ contributions to American history and culture. President George W.
National Mental Health Awareness Month
Started by the Mental Health Association in 1949, the main goals of National Mental Health Month are to educate the public about mental illnesses, the realities of living with them, and strategies for attaining mental health and wellness.  According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of Amer
Children of Asian and Pacific Islander heritage playing on the playground.
In 1992, the month of May was officially designated as Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month. May was chosen for celebrating AAPI heritage to commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the U.S.
Photo of earth from outerspace
Earth Day was created in 1970 by Senator Gaylord Nelson to bring awareness to environmental issues on the table. In December 1970, Congress created the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to oversee environmental issues and regulations.
Parent holding child's hands holding a heart made of a puzzle
World Autism Awareness Day is celebrated internationally on April 2 to help increase awareness of autism and the acceptance of those who have autism. This year marks the 15th annual World Autism Day, which is a United Nations-sanctioned event.
Family at dinner table on a video call
April 2 marks the start of Ramadan this year. Millions of Muslims worldwide observe Ramadan, a month-long of fasting, prayer, reflection, and community. Ramadan commemorates Muhammad’s first revelation — and its observance is regarded as one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
Photo of Josephine Corliss Preston, circa 1915.
We are proud to celebrate Women’s History Month this March! To end the month, we have a story about Josephine Corliss Preston, an educator who went on to become the first woman elected to state office in Washington State. Josephine Corliss Preston grew up in Fergus Falls, Minnesota.
A showroom with motorcycles for sale.
If you’re ready to purchase your first motorcycle, you’re likely thrilled and also a little overwhelmed. There are so many factors to consider before buying a motorcycle.
Two women discussing buying a car.
If you’re in the market for a new set of wheels, get ready to experience sticker shock. Prices on new and used cars have soared since 2020, and experts aren’t expecting them to fall anytime soon.
Car lot with balloons.
Buying a car an exciting and stressful experience. New wheels are a major investment. When you’re laying down a chunk of change, you don’t want the wheels to fall off as you exit the parking lot. We’ve got some handy tips to make your next vehicle purchase a stress-free event.
Toy ducks in a row
As we approach April 15th, you will see an uptick in the flow of information surrounding IRAs and hear more about them. This happens annually, chatter increases from January peaking late February ending in April.