How we celebrate reflects who we are

This week offers us two days of remembrance: Yom HaShoah, or Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, on May 2, and Cinco de Mayo, commemorating a Mexican military victory,...

Easter’s on its way

From Easter egg hunts to brunches and beer hunts, there’s no shortage of events happening leading up to the holiday. Here’s a list of some of the...

Marlin to carry cross for 33rd time

Pastor Marlin Simon will never forget that Good Friday when he was stopped by a police officer as he walked with a small group along U.S. 1...

Dear Santa: Letters from Local Celebs and Students

KIDS LETTERS From the fourth-grade classrooms of teachers Leslie Rasmussen and Taylor Forgraves:  Dear Santa, What I would like is a new pair of clothes I would also like a...

Is Santa coming to Marathon?

It’s a hot-button topic for a cold season: the annual tradition of the firefighters circumnavigating Marathon with Santa to greet the kids on or about Christmas Eve....

Zonta Club hosts annual event

The annual Holiday Festival of Trees sponsored by the Zonta Club of Marathon features 43 trees this year — from small to towering, from all natural driftwood...