Opinion

Durham Weighs Columbus Day v. Indigenous Peoples’ Day 

Friday, September 8, 2017 Todd Selig/Durham Town Administrator 3

To our knowledge, Durham would be the first community in New Hampshire to establish the 2nd Monday in October as a day that recognizes Indigenous Peoples in addition to European exploration in the Americas.  A growing number of states and communities have taken such as step in recent years to include Los Angeles, Vermont, Denver, Phoenix, Seattle, Minneapolis, Albuquerque, and Bangor. READ MORE