All About August

In the original 10 month Roman calendar, August was the sixth month with 30 days and was originally named Sextilis. In 8 BC, the Roman Senate rewarded Octavian Augustus a month in his honor.  The founder and first emperor of the Roman Empire, Octavian Augustus selected Sextilis, which under the Julian calendar was the eighth month …
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Arrival of August

August Facts In the original 10 month Roman calendar, August was the sixth month with 30 days and was originally named Sextilis. In 8 BC, the Roman Senate rewarded Octavian Augustus a month in his honor.  The founder and first emperor of the Roman Empire, Octavian Augustus selected Sextilis, which under the Julian calendar was the …
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August Is Here

In August most of us try to stretch the last summer month before we transition to fall. For lots of us it’s time to prepare for back to school, winterizing the house, and starting to prepare for the upcoming holiday season. With Labor Day, Halloween, and school activities added to our calendars a little time …
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