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: Punxsutawney Phil's Forecast Is In

In the afterglow of early morning fireworks on , the Inner Circle of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania?human handlers of the world's most famous groundhog?took the stage at rural (7 years ago)

: 10 Facts About The Day, The Animal And

The February 2 celebration, which involves a weather-predicting woodchuck, dates back to the late 19th century, with other mid-winter weather holidays dating back hundreds of years before that. (7 years ago)

Groundhog: About Groundhog Day

The celebration of Groundhog Day began with Pennsylvania's earliest settlers. They brought with them the legend of Candlemas Day, which states, "For as the sun shines on Candlemas Day, so far will the snow swirl in May " Punxsutawney held its first Groundhog Day in the 1800s. The first official trek to Gobbler's Knob was made on February 2, 1887. (1 week ago)

: Punxsutawney Phil shadow means 6 more

Groundhog Day is upon us, and Americans tuned in from around the country Thursday morning to watch Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow, which means six more weeks of winter. (7 years ago)

| Living on the Real World

. Posted on February 2, 2012 by William Hooke. To note this year?s Groundhog Day, Let?s quote what poet Frost did say, Sad to tell ? worse luck! (7 years ago)

: Why is Punxsutawney Phil top groundhog?

news coverage proves it: That Punxsutawney Phil sure has a great P.R. agent. There are literally dozens -- dozens! -- of prognosticating marmots pressed into duty Thursday on what is undoubtedly one of the world's wackiest holidays. (2 weeks ago)

First Grade Wow:

Welcome to ! Yes, it is a big deal for first graders!! We began thinking and predicting yesterday with high expectations for today. We created some cute little groundhogs and arranged them according to our predictions. Some of the other first grade classes joined us!! (2 weeks ago)

: Punxsutawney Phil, Staten Island Chuck

Every February 2 for over 125 years, a groundhog named Phil emerges from his burrow on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to predict the weather for the rest of the winter season. Legend (7 years ago)

: Puxatawny Phil predicts 6 more weeks

The groundhog made his 'prediction' on Gobbler's Knob, a tiny hill in the town for which he's named about 65 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. (1 week ago)

Definition of Groundhog

reddish brown North American marmot

Definition of Day

time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis; some point or period in time; a assigned to a particular purpose or observance; the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside; the recurring hours when you are not sleeping especially those when you are working; an era of existence or influence; the period of time taken by a particular planet e g Mars to make a complete rotation on its axis; the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star about minutes shorter than a mean solar; a period of opportunity; United States writer best known for his autobiographical works 1935