It’s hard to image that the 4th of July, also known as Independence Day, is fast approaching! Some believe that the holiday signals the halfway point through the summer season and offers another holiday to have a cookout, a day off of work, or to go shopping to find bargains on discounted summer items; but the historical significance of this day is even greater.

The 4th of July is a day that represents the Declaration of Independence and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation. Some have also questioned why fireworks

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