Labor Day is a holiday in the United States

Labor Day is a holiday in the United States that is dedicated to workers across the country. The intention of the holiday is to recognize the contributions that laborers make to the United States as a whole. The public holiday … Continue reading Labor Day is a holiday in the United States

New Year’s 2015

Norris & Company Realty, LLC Wish a Happy New Year To all our Friends, Family, Customers and Associates New Year’s 2015   It’s getting close to New Year’s once again, get the champagne ready! Civilizations around the world have been celebrating the start of each new year for at least four millennia. Today, most New Year’s festivities begin on December 31 (New Year’s Eve), the last day of the Gregorian calendar, and continue into the early hours of January 1 (New Year’s Day). Common traditions include attending parties, eating special New Year’s foods, making resolutions for the new year and watching … Continue reading New Year’s 2015

Boxing Day

Boxing Day   Boxing Day takes place on December 26th and is only celebrated in a few countries. It was started in the UK about 800 years ago, during the Middle Ages. It might have been the Romans that first brought this type of collecting box to the UK, but they used them to collect money for the betting games which they played during their winter celebrations! (This article was brought to you by Michael and Dee Norris Realtors, Norris & Company Realty, LLC. Winter Haven Real Estate, Providing your trusted Real Estate Services for over 20 years). Boxing Day … Continue reading Boxing Day

The Gift of Christmas

 Christmas wishes to all of our Family, Friends, Customers and Associates The Gift of Christmas   Christmas will always be that special day that family and friends get together to show their appreciation for one another. (This article was brought to you by Michael and Dee Norris Realtors, Norris & Company Realty, LLC. Winter Haven Real Estate, Providing your trusted Real Estate Services for over 20 years). Americans may have made some changes in the way they celebrate Christmas over the years, but some important traditions–like friends and family–remain the same. According to a Pew Research Center survey conducted among … Continue reading The Gift of Christmas

Celebrating Thanksgiving in North America

Happy thanks giving to all of our Family, Friends, Customers and Associates. Celebrating Thanksgiving in North America   Thanksgiving Day, as celebrated in North America, is a time to gather with family and friends to give thanks for the many blessings enjoyed by these nations and their citizens. However, to many people, its meaning is lost. It has become simply another day for huge meals, dinner parties, get-together or reunions. (This article was brought to you by Michael and Dee Norris Realtors, Norris & Company Realty, LLC. Winter Haven Real Estate, Providing your trusted Real Estate Services for over 20 … Continue reading Celebrating Thanksgiving in North America

The History of Veterans day

Norris & Company Realty, LLC Your Trusted Real Estate Service for over 20 years. Michael & Dee Norris Remembering the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month Veterans Day is recognized by not only the American people but, also European nations as well. In the United States we celebrate Veterans Day every year on November 11. This day marks the anniversary of the signing of the armistice, a document that ended the World War I hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany in 1918.      On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month … Continue reading The History of Veterans day