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2014/10/01 05:24
2014/10/01 05:24
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The O’Rorkes had a relative, also from Rochelle, who had died when a ship sank during the war. Could it be the same ship, they wondered? After much research and help from local historian Otto Dick,...
2014/10/01 05:24
2014/10/01 05:24
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2014/09/29 21:15
2014/09/29 21:15
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MONTVILLE, Maine — When Hartley Curtis, 95, is asked his age, he chuckles and points to his T-shirt, which reads, “So far, this is the oldest I’ve ever been.” The old Mainer seemed more spry than his...
2014/09/29 06:07
2014/09/29 06:07
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One of the first settlers in Lyon County was George Washington Whitney, a physician, who in 1870 established the first store in the county in a log building on Section 33 that had been used as a fur...
2014/09/25 05:19
2014/09/25 05:19
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Though many people are quick to refer to Memorial Day as the unofficial beginning of summer, the day is much more than that. Initially known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a day to remember those...
2014/09/23 20:29
2014/09/23 20:29
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Historians understand that reading a biography involves analyzing both the text, or what is actually written, as well as the subtext, that body of ideas implied but not stated by the writer. The...
2014/09/22 14:08
2014/09/22 14:08
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WAVERLY, Pa. (AP) - For nine months in 1864 and 1865, the Union Army dug trenches and laid siege to Confederate-held Petersburg, Virginia, where the U.S. Colored Troops 22nd Regiment Infantry faced...
2014/09/18 12:48
2014/09/18 12:48
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A rendering of the proposed BAM South development in Fort Greene, where four new BAM theaters, an archive and studio and office space for 651 ARTS will be built, partially funded by $22 million in...
2014/09/16 22:48
2014/09/16 22:48
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BROOKLYN HEIGHTS — The Brooklyn Public Library has tentatively chosen a developer for its Brooklyn Heights branch with plans to build more than 100 off-site affordable housing units, officials...
2014/09/14 04:30
2014/09/14 04:30
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Thousands of runners hit the concrete jungle on Saturday for the annual New York Road Runners 5th Avenue Mile. Olympians, world champions and runners of all ranks and abilities hammered out the...
2014/09/11 04:26
2014/09/11 04:26
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The 9/11 memorial belongs to an American history of commemoration that includes Augustus Saint-Gaudens’s Robert Gould Shaw memorial, unveiled in 1897, and Maya Lin’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial,...
2014/09/10 17:34
2014/09/10 17:34
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This year’s events will include two battle re-enactments, wandering musicians, coopering and blacksmith demonstrations, a vintage base ball game, and two very pertinent program speakers, Amanda...
2014/09/03 17:10
2014/09/03 17:10
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The Grand Army of the Republic Building has sat vacant at the corner of Cass and Grand River Avenues for more than 30 years. Built in 1899 as a gathering place for Civil War Union veterans, the...
2014/09/01 21:48
2014/09/01 21:48
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CROWN HEIGHTS — Eastern Parkway was in a festive mood this Labor Day as huge crowds gathered to show off their Caribbean pride for the West Indian Day Parade. People waved flags, dressed in colorful...
2014/09/01 13:15
2014/09/01 13:15
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CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (PIX11/AP) – For all the festivity that surrounds the annual West Indian Day Parade, the event has been scarred in recent years by violence nearby and that was the case Monday...
2014/09/01 10:09
2014/09/01 10:09
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Oxford's Town Hall is actually The Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Hall, built in 1873 to serve the town and honor the dead of the Civil War. The hall originally housed the town's election...
2014/08/28 13:44
2014/08/28 13:44
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They say the only things certain are death and taxes, but in San Diego, you can add a third: the San Diego Symphony playing Tchaikovsky’s “1812” Overture as the summer comes crashing to a...
2014/10/01 05:24
2014/10/01 05:24
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