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New Haven Independent
Bet On VetsIn 1875, the politically powerful veterans’ organization the Grand Army of the
Bet On Vets
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
In 1875, the politically powerful veterans’ organization the Grand Army of the Republic held a campfire and carnival around where Edgewood Park is today, with lots of prizes, raffles, and games being offered to the old soldiers and their families.... Read more
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The Fort Scott Tribune
A county treasure-trove faces money challengesScott Public Library, later moved in 1992 to the Old Congregational Church and
A county treasure-trove faces money challenges
The Fort Scott Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Scott Public Library, later moved in 1992 to the Old Congregational Church and finally in 2004 to its present home in the Grand Army of the Republic/Woman's Relief Corp Auxiliary Rooms in the basement of Memorial Hall. The OFGS "paid minimal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Terrifying moment a Pokemon Go player is violently muggeda game of Pokemon Go, with the robbery live-streamed on his Twitch channel. Bl
Terrifying moment a Pokemon Go player is violently mugged
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
a game of Pokemon Go, with the robbery live-streamed on his Twitch channel. Blogger Rickey Yaneza was walking through Grand Army Plaza - a noted Pokémon hotspot near the park's southeast entrance - at 12.30am when a man came up behind him and... Read more
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Island Packet
Beaufort Gullah champion reaches out for helpto take care of her first mortgage, and is helping with the fundraiser. The fu
Beaufort Gullah champion reaches out for help
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
to take care of her first mortgage, and is helping with the fundraiser. The fundraiser location has been changed from the Grand Army of the Republic Hall to Penn Center. Here are the details: “Old Fashion Rent Party … No Foreclosure Party” will... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribunetoday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m.
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
today, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, today, 12:30 to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street entrance,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSaturday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Saturday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Saturday, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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York Daily Record
Johnny Sisson: 15-old runaway turned combat rifleman# 561516) citing damage to his heart and lungs as well as rheumatism from prolo
Johnny Sisson: 15-old runaway turned combat rifleman
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
# 561516) citing damage to his heart and lungs as well as rheumatism from prolonged exposure. He was active in the Grand Army of the Republic and was the local post commander in Dover. As an old man, he insisted on walking in the annual... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSaturday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Saturday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Saturday, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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York Daily Record
POW fell off train returning from 50th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburghome to New Oxford. He moved to York County after the war and became active in
POW fell off train returning from 50th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
home to New Oxford. He moved to York County after the war and became active in the General John Sedgwick Post No. 37 of the Grand Army of the Republic. He was a mason in Dover for several years before moving to York borough. His brother Charles of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSaturday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Saturday, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Saturday, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Civil war re-enactment returns to Ottervilleis about to break out in Otterville. The long-time American Civil War Re-enact
Civil war re-enactment returns to Otterville
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
is about to break out in Otterville. The long-time American Civil War Re-enactment organized by the group Canadians in the Grand Army of the Republic will take over the grounds at Otterville's Station/Woodlawn site at the west end of the village... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
19th century blacksmith ledger to be on displayBean Soup's website, a group of Civil War veterans met at the shop on July 23,
19th century blacksmith ledger to be on display
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Bean Soup's website, a group of Civil War veterans met at the shop on July 23, 1883, for the purpose of organizing a Grand Army of the Republic Post. After several preliminary meetings, the first session of the newly-formed post was held on... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Serendipity in a cemeterytying him and his family of long ago to their Rhode Island roots. He placed a m
Serendipity in a cemetery
Bureau County Republican / Posted 23 days ago
tying him and his family of long ago to their Rhode Island roots. He placed a marker for Rhode Island veterans of the Grand Army of the Republic at Long’s grave. The markers were manufactured in Rhode Island in the late 1800s by the Jenks... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
NYPD arrests 34 people, seizes drugs before kickoff of J’Ouvert celebration: sourceaide to Gov. Cuomo, was fatally shot last year while passing by the celebration
NYPD arrests 34 people, seizes drugs before kickoff of J’Ouvert celebration: source
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 23 days ago
aide to Gov. Cuomo, was fatally shot last year while passing by the celebration. Another man was also stabbed to death at Grand Army Plaza the same day. Police are expected to announce the arrests in a press conference at 2 p.m. Flyers have been... Read more
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The Forward
Finally: Jewish Seniors Receive Payment From ‘Greedy’ Brooklyn Developera prominent developer, DNAinfo reported. Hayma Deitsch, a real estate developer
Finally: Jewish Seniors Receive Payment From ‘Greedy’ Brooklyn Developer
The Forward / Posted 23 days ago
a prominent developer, DNAinfo reported. Hayma Deitsch, a real estate developer who is turning Prospect Park Residence, on Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn, into luxury apartments, completed the payment of $3.35 million to five elderly women who... Read more
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New York Magazine
Weekend Agenda: Labor Daycostumed dancers and steel-pan revelry, hit the West Indian Day Parade on Easte
Weekend Agenda: Labor Day
New York Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
costumed dancers and steel-pan revelry, hit the West Indian Day Parade on Eastern Parkway, between Schenectady Avenue and Grand Army Plaza, in Crown Heights, beginning at 11 a.m. on Monday. 3. For a throwback weekend, head to Governors Island,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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Daily Mail
NYPD cops 'place bets' on'shootings' and 'stabbings' in Bklyn paradesof violent incident at last year's J'Ouvert, an annual Caribbean street festiva
NYPD cops 'place bets' on'shootings' and 'stabbings' in Bklyn parades
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
of violent incident at last year's J'Ouvert, an annual Caribbean street festival, including this man who was shot near Grand Army Plaza Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday vowed to increase policing in the Labor Day weekend parade and J'Ouvert,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Following violence, increased security planned for 2016 J’Ouvert festival in Brooklynto Gov. Cuomo, Carey Gabay, was caught in gang cross fire. He died of his injur
Following violence, increased security planned for 2016 J’Ouvert festival in Brooklyn
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 25 days ago
to Gov. Cuomo, Carey Gabay, was caught in gang cross fire. He died of his injuries. Another man was stabbed to death at Grand Army Plaza. Last week, police posted a flier in surrounding neighborhoods telling people not to shoot or stab anyone... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsSept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Sept. 17, departs 10 a.m., $108; Sight & Sound — “Samson,” Nov. 1, departs 11 a.m., Pittston Plaza, $118,570-603-1915. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Sept. 17, 12:30 to 3 p.m. Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Herald News
Employees hold picket outside Fall River, Swansea nursing homesnurses, aides and other staffers standing outside. Employees from Country Gard
Employees hold picket outside Fall River, Swansea nursing homes
The Herald News / Posted 26 days ago
nurses, aides and other staffers standing outside. Employees from Country Gardens Health and Rehabilitation Center, 2045 Grand Army of the Republic Hwy,, Swansea, were also on site. Both nursing homes were recently purchased by Northern Hills... Read more
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DNA Info
Everything You Need to Know About J'Ouvert 2016and Flatbush, usually between Eastern Parkway and Church Avenue. The official
Everything You Need to Know About J'Ouvert 2016
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
and Flatbush, usually between Eastern Parkway and Church Avenue. The official J’Ouvert parade is set to start at 4 a.m. at Grand Army Plaza and is expected to continue through 9 or 10 a.m. But J’Ouvert revelers often begin celebrating at midnight —... Read more
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DNA Info
'Do Not Shoot Anyone,' Police Warn Brooklyn Residents Ahead of J'Ouverthe asked the group. Another framed the police’s response to J’Ouvert this way:
'Do Not Shoot Anyone,' Police Warn Brooklyn Residents Ahead of J'Ouvert
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
he asked the group. Another framed the police’s response to J’Ouvert this way: “Damned if they do, damned if they don’t.” J’Ouvert is set to take place on the morning of Sept. 5; the official J’Ouvert parade kicks off at Grand Army Plaza at 4... Read more
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SaukValley.com
From our archives: End the ‘street education’ of our boysto your heart's content. We are not envious, but wish we had some of those sam
From our archives: End the ‘street education’ of our boys
SaukValley.com / Posted 27 days ago
to your heart's content. We are not envious, but wish we had some of those same store clothes. This and that • The Grand Army of the Republic has established a post in this city. Many recruits have already been enrolled, and others are... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Police put up warning fliers ahead of Caribbean Pride paradeposter reminds all that two people were killed during last year's J'Ouvert cele
Police put up warning fliers ahead of Caribbean Pride parade
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 29 days ago
poster reminds all that two people were killed during last year's J'Ouvert celebrations. A 21-year-old man was stabbed at Grand Army Plaza and 43-year-old Carey Gabay, a lawyer for Governor Cuomo's administration, was shot in front of the Ebbetts... Read more
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Marshall Independent
On the Porch…it is called, has been in place in front of the courthouse since 1911. The Sold
On the Porch…
Marshall Independent / Posted 29 days ago
it is called, has been in place in front of the courthouse since 1911. The Soldiers' Monument was dedicated by the Marshall Grand Army of the Republic post, the D.F. Markham Post, and the Tracy Grand Army of the Republic post, the Joe Hooker Post on... Read more
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Daily Herald
Civil War camp coming to AuroraThe 36th Illinois Regiment re-enactment group will set up a Civil War camp Satu
Civil War camp coming to Aurora
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
The 36th Illinois Regiment re-enactment group will set up a Civil War camp Saturday, Aug. 27, outside the Aurora Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Museum, 23 E. Downer Place, in the city's downtown. The 36th Illinois Infantry was formed in 1861... Read more
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York Daily Record
The sergeant never forgotlost sight of his benefactor until five years ago last September, when, during
The sergeant never forgot
York Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
lost sight of his benefactor until five years ago last September, when, during the annual encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic in Philadelphia, he was one of the survivors of the Fifth New York cavalry, who came to Hanover to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Clergy corner, Aug. 26, 2016know if I have ever been asked to preach at gunpoint.’ Most in the audience chu
Clergy corner, Aug. 26, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
know if I have ever been asked to preach at gunpoint.’ Most in the audience chuckled. “I later discovered that this was a Grand Army of the Republic window and that the church had been built on land that was once used as an assembly site for... Read more

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