Monthly Archives: February 2014

Grand Canyon State

The State of Arizona started putting the nickname “Grand Canyon State” on its license plates as early as 1940.  The Legislature made the nickname official with the passage of HB 2549 in 2011. Advertisements

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Arizona Celebrates Statehood

Arizona has a lot to celebrate on Valentine’s Day because it achieved statehood on February 14, 1912. This year, celebrate Arizona at the 102nd Statehood Day celebration at the Capitol Museum with the Secretary of State, Arizona’s Poet Laureate and … Continue reading

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Census Facts for Valentine’s Day

The United States Census Bureau puts out a series of interesting facts throughout the year for various holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas.   Today, the Bureau put out some great facts about Valentine’s Day that can be used to impress your friends and … Continue reading

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