An Unofficial St. Patty’s Day

Written by Tonja Bagwell Officially, St. Patrick’s Day is ten days from today on March 17, 2017. Unofficially, there were celebrations on Friday, March 3, 2017. This was known as “Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day” in Champaign, Illinois. The official holiday occurs during Spring Break for most college students. This means that college town businesses (specifically, […]

Did You Get New Bracelets?

I don’t know about you, but this style of bracelet would not look good on my wrists.  If you do not like the look, the 6-A Model of Alcohol Abuse in Offenders can help you avoid this.   Hopefully, you survived Black Wednesday aka Thanksgiving Eve, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and the Saturday and Sunday before Cyber […]

Will You Make it Home Safely?

Today is Thanksgiving Eve also known as Black Wednesday.  This is the busiest day of the year for bars.  Will you be one of the thousands of people who will drink too much alcohol at a bar?  If you plan to help bars maintain their high profits, think about the following: Why do you feel […]

One Week Until Thanksgiving

  This means that there are only six days to Thanksgiving Eve. Remember, this is the busiest night of the year for bars that is also known as Black Wednesday. There have been no scientific studies conducted, but we will have to take the word of bar owners and managers throughout the land. They have […]

Eleven Days Until Thanksgiving Eve 

It feels like a Spectacular Saturday! For many of us, Thanksgiving Eve is the day that puts us in the mood for the upcoming holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. On Tuesday, 11/22/16, some of you will leave work and begin your travels.  You may depart from an […]