Easter is still two weeks away this year, falling on April 24. Last year Easter was April 4. Some years it’s March. The varying dates have even some avid churchgoers confused.
Fed up with violence in her neighborhood, Jariland Spence turned her former sewing shop into a center for people in need. Now, however, she’s hoping her non-profit, which relies on donations, can get a second chance, too, and just in time for Easter weekend.
Target Corp. said Thursday a key revenue figure fell 5.5 percent in March because of a later Easter, but the drop was smaller than analysts expected.
Spring may not have made a commitment to Minnesota just yet, but regardless of the weather, it’s that time of year again: Lent.