Daily Archives: February 2, 2010

The Story of Groundhog Day

Have you ever wondered where, when or why Groundhog Day came about? The tradition of Groundhog Day has its origin in ancient European weather lore and is tied to Candlemas Day, a centuries-old celebration day in Europe. Candlemas, for the British, marks midwinter and a time of seasonal transition. Folklore states: “If the day is […]