A local high school band has taken top honors at a Pennsylvania music festival. The Smith Academy jazz and concert band win first place and the top overall rating at the Music in the Parks Festival in Hershey, Pennsylvania this week. A total of 40 bands from eight states took part in the competition.
Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.
More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.
While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.
For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.