History

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Effects of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

Effects of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

The St. Valentine’s Day massacre was a killing of seven people on St. Valentine’s Day. Al Capone was responsible for these deaths. He sent a team of four men to kill his rival “Bugs” Moran and his men. Two of …[Continue]

How to Spell Valentine’s Day

How to Spell Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a holiday where you are able to celebrate in the love you have for another person in your life. Chances are this person is your significant other, spouse, partner, lover, friend, parent, child, brother, sister, etc. A …[Continue]

What Flowers Say on Valentine’s Day

What Flowers Say on Valentine’s Day

Flowers have meaning, and on Valentine’s Day, when you give someone a bunch of flowers, the flowers you choose can convey a message, good or bad. Thus, understanding the meaning of the flowers you choose can help you send the …[Continue]

How Valentine’s Day Came About

How Valentine’s Day Came About

Even though Saint Valentine died over 1,700 years ago we are still sending Valentines today. It seems that just as soon as the stores put away their Christmas merchandise, out comes the Valentine’s Day items even though Valentine’s is still …[Continue]

What is the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre?

What is the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre?

When most people think of Valentine’s Day they think of love, however, in 1929, Valentine’s Day was the date of a mob-related killing now referred to as The Saint Valentine’s Day massacre. This shooting killed seven people. It came as …[Continue]