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Celebrating Labor

US FlagLabor Day. It marks the unofficial end of summer. It conjures images of beaches, barbecues, and celebratory gatherings. But like most holidays, most view it as an opportunity to take an extra day off, while few stop to think of its true meaning.

Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of the American worker. Laws governing working conditions, minimum wage and the 8-hour workday would not have been possible without courageous laborers shining a light on unsatisfactory working conditions. So as we enjoy time off with family and friends be sure to thank one another – especially those who work on this day – for contributing to our nation’s and our own success.

In the spirit of hospitality…