Fireworks light up the night sky over downtown Raleigh during the city's Fourth of July festival on July 4, 2017. Many North Carolina community colleges give extra holidays around the Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter and Fourth of July holidays.
Fireworks light up the night sky over downtown Raleigh during the city's Fourth of July festival on July 4, 2017. Many North Carolina community colleges give extra holidays around the Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter and Fourth of July holidays. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Fireworks light up the night sky over downtown Raleigh during the city's Fourth of July festival on July 4, 2017. Many North Carolina community colleges give extra holidays around the Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter and Fourth of July holidays. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com