Mother’s Day Ends in Fatal Shooting for Atwater Man

Mother’s Day Ends in Fatal Shooting for Atwater Man

  Mother’s Day, which was held on May 10, tragically ended in a fatal shooting for one man in Atwater, California. Authorities say that the death occurred in a mobile home park near Herman Street, on Olive Avenue. The man’s identity has been revealed as that of 22-year-old Matthew Tucker. According to his family, everything […]

Mother’s Day Honors the Continuum of Motherhood

Mother’s Day Honors the Continuum of Motherhood

On the second Sunday of May countries around the world will honor mothers as they celebrate Mother’s Day. This day is recognized in many countries such as Australia, Denmark, Turkey, Italy, Finland and of course, the United States of America. It is not for a select few, but honors a wide spectrum of women and the […]

Mother’s Day Origins

Mother’s Day Origins

Understanding the origin of Mother’s Day is important in order to celebrate the holiday as it was originally intended, or at least to honor its origin. Sometimes commercialism gets in the way of the true meaning of the holiday. An activist in Philadelphia named, Anna Jarvis (1864-1948), founded Mother’s Day. She did it as a […]