There are a number of different Holocaust Memorial Days to remember the victims of the Holocaust. One of these days is January 27th, which is recognized as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The holiday is meant to commemorate victims of the Holocaust, including over 6 million Jewish people and countless other members of minority groups who were murdered between 1933 and 1945 under Hitlers reign.
Celebrating Michigan - 2 January Dates to Recognize the Great Lakes State
January 18th is recognized as National Michigan Day. It is unclear why this day was chosen to celebrate the Mitten state but it is a day to reflect on the rich history and resources the State of Michigan has to offer. Just a few weeks later on January 26th, Michigan celebrates its 186th birthday! Yet another day to celebrate the Great Lakes State.
Dr. Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. - A Holiday of Service, Celebration, and Remembrance
Each year, on the third Monday in January, the United States celebrates Dr. Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. This federally observed holiday is a day to recognize the life and achievements of MLK Jr., an influential American Civil Rights Leader. The holiday aligns with Dr. King’s birthday - which falls on January 15th.
New Year’s Resolutions for Mesothelioma Patients
It has become tradition to think about resolutions as the clock strikes midnight on New Years Eve. This tradition dates back to the ancient Babalonians who, over 4000 years ago, began the practice of celebrating New Years and making promises to their royals. Those promises have evolved into resolutions, a habit that has been adopted by many as they celebrate the new year.
Happy Holidays from Serling & Abramson P.C.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Chanukkah, Christmas, Kwanza - no matter what you celebrate, we hope you enjoy a joyous holiday season with loved ones! As we celebrate the joys of the holidays, we are grateful for the opportunity to work with our clients and their families.
The name Thanksgiving is fitting, as the theme of the holiday is to do just that – give thanks. A mesothelioma or lung cancer diagnosis can be difficult any time of the year, but it can feel extremely difficult to express thankfulness when an asbestos-related disease diagnosis interrupts your life.
Happy Birthday to the United States Marine Corps
On November, 10 2022, The United States Marine Corps celebrates its 247th birthday! The birthday, also known as Marine Corps Day, was originally celebrated on July 11 from 1799 until 1921 when Major General Lejeune issued an order to formalize the tradition and establish the official day to honor the birthday of the Marine Corps.
Halloween 1947 – New Superhero “Asbestos Lady” Takes Over Halloween
Halloween has been a long-time favorite holiday for those who like to dress up in costume. Classic picks for costumes include pop culture references like superheroes or princesses. Picture this – its Halloween of 1947 and the most sought-after Halloween costume of the year is Asbestos Lady!
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month. This month is an important time to raise funds for lung cancer research and awareness for the disease. Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer death in the United States. Every year, 150,000 new cases of lung cancer are diagnosed. Smoking is the most common cause of lung cancer.
Navy Day & The Navy’s Birthday
October is a month filled with celebrations surrounding the Navy.