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Daily Herald
Remembering music icon Les PaulThe Wauconda Township Historical Society will host "Remembering Les Paul with S
Remembering music icon Les Paul
Daily Herald / Posted 28 minutes ago
The Wauconda Township Historical Society will host "Remembering Les Paul with Steve & Johnnie," Sunday, June 5, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the township hall, 505 W. Bonner Road, Wauconda. Reservations are required and can be made at (847) 526-9303, email at... Read more
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Northern Star
History: Journal radiated pride in the areaCountry Journal. It is a shame that later generations did not appreciate it! P
History: Journal radiated pride in the area
Northern Star / Posted 32 minutes ago
Country Journal. It is a shame that later generations did not appreciate it! Prepared by Geoff & Margaret Henderson for Richmond River Historical Society, Lismore. Hours: Museum - Monday-Friday 10am-4pm; Research Room - Monday & Wednesday 10am-... Read more
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The Morning Call
Area events marking Memorial DayWescosville Park, 5047 Hamilton Blvd., Allentown. Sponsored by the Lower Macung
Area events marking Memorial Day
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
Wescosville Park, 5047 Hamilton Blvd., Allentown. Sponsored by the Lower Macungie Garden Club and the Lower Macungie Historical Society. Fullerton American Legion Post 367, 609 Fullerton Ave., Whitehall, will hold services at 10 a.m. outside... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Discover Oklahoma: Partnerships help restore historic homes, sitesSince the passage of the National Preservation Act of 1966, the Oklahoma Histor
Discover Oklahoma: Partnerships help restore historic homes, sites
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 hours ago
Since the passage of the National Preservation Act of 1966, the Oklahoma Historical Society has entered into federal, state and local partnerships to preserve historic sites across Oklahoma, including research projects to bring structures back to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Callaway Jack: Long may your ears waveto 3,000 mules every year. "They were certainly a big part of the area," said
Callaway Jack: Long may your ears wave
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
to 3,000 mules every year. "They were certainly a big part of the area," said Ruthie Reynolds of the Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society. "We've got a scrapbook about mules." In fact, the scrapbook has newspaper clippings and photographs... Read more
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Philly.com
At historic graveyard, stories of long-ago valor sprung to lifebegan the tedious task of matching names of the dead with the names on Revoluti
At historic graveyard, stories of long-ago valor sprung to life
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
began the tedious task of matching names of the dead with the names on Revolutionary War muster rolls he found at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and Library Company of Philadelphia. Stories of long-ago valor and sacrifice sprung to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns, May 29, 2016they know they’ll do well in this environment.” More than 20 new and returning
Around the Towns, May 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
they know they’ll do well in this environment.” More than 20 new and returning vendors will be at the event. The Clifford Historical Society booth will include a farmers market as well as jellies and apple butter. The Susquehanna County Library... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Business Buzz, May 29, 2016provides activities for the Bourger WWC program children throughout the year.
Business Buzz, May 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
provides activities for the Bourger WWC program children throughout the year. Business Partner Program: The Greene-Dreher Historical Society welcomed 1st Impression Construction, Route 507, Greentown, as a first-time business partner for 2016. As... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Memorial service held for the fallenbe children's activities, including face painting and animal balloons. SOCIETY
Memorial service held for the fallen
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
be children's activities, including face painting and animal balloons. SOCIETY TO HOLD OPEN HOUSE: The Trumbull County Historical Society will hold an open house 2 p.m. Sunday with a program on free masonry presented by Paul Clouser at the John... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Margaret DeatherageShe was also active in the Ohio Delta Omicron Chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi Sor
Margaret Deatherage
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
She was also active in the Ohio Delta Omicron Chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Youngstown Photography Club, Boardman Historical Society and the 20/9 Ham Radio group. She is survived by her brother William (Frances) Agnew of New Middletown... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contr
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contributions from members of the New Carlisle Historical Society, George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, Lagonda Chapter of the Daughters of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contr
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contributions from members of the New Carlisle Historical Society, George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, Lagonda Chapter of the Daughters of... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
A trip into historymuseum director and programming developer Kathleen Backer, Darla Gebhard and Da
A trip into history
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
museum director and programming developer Kathleen Backer, Darla Gebhard and Dan Hoisington. Gebhard, the Brown County Historical Society (BCHS) Research Librarian, said the Kiesling House could become part of future City of New Ulm walking... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Family tieswith Oak Leaf Clusters. The medal, along with Beeman’s other personal items are
Family ties
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 hours ago
with Oak Leaf Clusters. The medal, along with Beeman’s other personal items are on display at the Healdsburg Museum and Historical Society after Davy donated them. “I wanted my kids and the public to be able to go to the museum,” and remember... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contr
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 hours ago
Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contributions from members of the New Carlisle Historical Society, George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, Lagonda Chapter of the Daughters of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for Memorial DayCarlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contr
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for Memorial Day
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
Carlisle Memorial Day parade and service Saturday. The ceremony included contributions from members of the New Carlisle Historical Society, George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, Lagonda Chapter of the Daughters of... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma nonprofit noteswill learn about various Cherokee Nation records that are available online. Pr
Oklahoma nonprofit notes
The Oklahoman / Posted 17 hours ago
will learn about various Cherokee Nation records that are available online. Preregistration is $60 for Cherokee National Historical Society members and $75 for nonmembers. Registration after Friday is $70 for CNHS members and $85 for... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...Saturday, May 28. Contributed photo by Brett Turner The ceremony included cont
Gravestone honoring Revolutionary War soldier restored for...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 hours ago
Saturday, May 28. Contributed photo by Brett Turner The ceremony included contributions from members of the New Carlisle Historical Society, George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, Lagonda Chapter of the Daughters of... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Student donationBauman, Brooklyn Zamarelli, Maggie Hopple, Connor Hippely and Sophie Maniscalco
Student donation
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
Bauman, Brooklyn Zamarelli, Maggie Hopple, Connor Hippely and Sophie Maniscalco of Janofa's class recently visited Salem Historical Society and presented museum curator Janice Lesher (center) with a $100 check. The money from the check was part... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Can you crack the code on this Crosshill headstone?details on the puzzle's history and solution. Perhaps someone will assist you
Can you crack the code on this Crosshill headstone?
Guelph Mercury / Posted 18 hours ago
details on the puzzle's history and solution. Perhaps someone will assist you May 31 when Wellesley Township Heritage and Historical Society presents "Finding Your Roots in Wellesley Township" at 7:30 p.m. at the community centre, 1000 Maple Leaf... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
‘Running a Small Business’ on tapThe New Milford Historical Society & Museum will hold a program, “Perils, Pitfa
‘Running a Small Business’ on tap
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 hours ago
The New Milford Historical Society & Museum will hold a program, “Perils, Pitfalls and Triumphs of Running a Small Business in New Milford,” June 2 at 7 p.m. The program ties in with the museum’s newest exhibit, “Business and Commerce in New Milford... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
5th annual Riverfest is Saturdayand Mahoning Soil and Water Conservation Districts will explain recycling, reus
5th annual Riverfest is Saturday
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 hours ago
and Mahoning Soil and Water Conservation Districts will explain recycling, reuse and composting; the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will discuss the history of the area; the Ohio Department of Natural Resources will discuss water safety;... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKSunday school at 9:45 a.m. EAST PALESTINE East Palestine Street Fair, 1-8 p.m
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 18 hours ago
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. EAST PALESTINE East Palestine Street Fair, 1-8 p.m. Memorial Day song service, 8 p.m., Lisbon Historical Society train station. Veterans who are participating should meet with the Village Singers at 7:15 p.m. at the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Working to duplicate a historic Lockport photo in bronzeinclude Frederick J. Wagner, who is marked with an X in the photo, and whose so
Working to duplicate a historic Lockport photo in bronze
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 hours ago
include Frederick J. Wagner, who is marked with an X in the photo, and whose son donated it to the Niagara County Historical Society. The little girl on the right side of the photo is Bessie Wagner, Fred’s daughter. Others definitely... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, MARGARET ELLEN 'PEGGY' (AGNEW) DEATHERAGE, Youngstown, OhioShe was also active in the Ohio Delta Omicron Chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi Sor
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, MARGARET ELLEN 'PEGGY' (AGNEW) DEATHERAGE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 hours ago
She was also active in the Ohio Delta Omicron Chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Youngstown Photography Club, Boardman Historical Society and the 20/9 Ham Radio group. She is survived by her brother, William (Frances) Agnew of New Middletown;... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Ford's Encampment raises funds for historic home preservationFord home and help restore it and build it up and showcase it," said Kelly Robe
Ford's Encampment raises funds for historic home preservation
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 hours ago
Ford home and help restore it and build it up and showcase it," said Kelly Roberts, vice president of the Marion County Historical Society. "They want to recreate the palisade that was around the house at one time and so, there are just a lot... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Marker honors Revolutionary War soldierDay Parade and Memorial Day service Saturday. The ceremony included contributi
Marker honors Revolutionary War soldier
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
Day Parade and Memorial Day service Saturday. The ceremony included contributions from members of the New Carlisle Historical Society, George Rogers Clark Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, Lagonda Chapter of the Daughters of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Northeast Kansas happeningsart and more. Proceeds fund scholarships for graduating high-school seniors. F
Northeast Kansas happenings
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
art and more. Proceeds fund scholarships for graduating high-school seniors. FREEDOM’S FRONTIER — The Wabaunsee County Historical Society and Museum, 227 Missouri St. in Alma, will host an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 3, for... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
FVR calls for unity, progress; voices support for Duterte, LeniQuiros; Ludovico Badoy, National Historical Commission executive director; form
FVR calls for unity, progress; voices support for Duterte, Leni
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Quiros; Ludovico Badoy, National Historical Commission executive director; former Prime Minister Cesar E. A. Virata; Cavite Historical Society president and a descendant of the late General Emilio F. Aguinaldo, Commodore Gaudencio Collado Jr.,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lucille Stone Richards, a shortstop in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, dies at 90World Series championship season. Mrs. Richards long ago donated her Blue Sox
Lucille Stone Richards, a shortstop in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, dies at 90
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
World Series championship season. Mrs. Richards long ago donated her Blue Sox baseball uniform to the Northern Indiana Historical Society in South Bend, an official repository for league artifacts. In 1988, the league was recognized by the... Read more
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Boston Globe
What is it like to live in Westport?built in Westport between 1790 and 1860. Westport was one of the largest whalin
What is it like to live in Westport?
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
built in Westport between 1790 and 1860. Westport was one of the largest whaling ports in the area, according to the town’s historical society. The number of family shellfish permits sold in 2015. Also 211 senior citizen shellfish permits, 53... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Authorities release name of man found dead in garbage truck in Jonesboro, ILawards for booksSouthern Illinois University Press receives awards for books D
Authorities release name of man found dead in garbage truck in Jonesboro, IL
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
awards for booksSouthern Illinois University Press receives awards for books During the 117th annual Illinois State Historical Society meeting, Southern Illinois University Press received several awards for books released this past... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
How Phoenix-area cities got their namesand Indian School roads, where he maintained barley fields, vineyards and an or
How Phoenix-area cities got their names
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
and Indian School roads, where he maintained barley fields, vineyards and an orchard, according to the Scottsdale Historical Society. Although Scottsdale was founded in the late 1800s, the city was not incorporated until 1951, when the... Read more
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Orange County Register
From San Clemente to La Habra, Orange County communities plan Memorial Day ceremoniesbeginning at 11 a.m. at the Pacific View Memorial Park & Mortuary, 3500 Pacific
From San Clemente to La Habra, Orange County communities plan Memorial Day ceremonies
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
beginning at 11 a.m. at the Pacific View Memorial Park & Mortuary, 3500 Pacific View Drive. Costa Mesa: The Costa Mesa Historical Society will honor the fallen at the Annual Memorial Armed Forces Day Services at 11 a.m. at Harbor Lawn-Mt. Olive... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Veterans calendar137, 5443 San Juan Ave. (904) 387-3373 or 387-1581. Buffalo Soldiers Exhibit o
Veterans calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
137, 5443 San Juan Ave. (904) 387-3373 or 387-1581. Buffalo Soldiers Exhibit opening, presented by the Buffalo Soldiers Historical Society, 2:30 p.m., Main Library, 303 N. Laura St., fourth floor atrium. Exhibit celebrates the 150th anniversary... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Young Neelyville woman killed in UTV crashawards for booksSouthern Illinois University Press receives awards for books D
Young Neelyville woman killed in UTV crash
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
awards for booksSouthern Illinois University Press receives awards for books During the 117th annual Illinois State Historical Society meeting, Southern Illinois University Press received several awards for books released this past... Read more
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Times News
Summit Hill parade lineupSummit Hill Sons of the American Legion, Summit Hill Mayor Paul McArdle, Summit
Summit Hill parade lineup
Times News / Posted yesterday
Summit Hill Sons of the American Legion, Summit Hill Mayor Paul McArdle, Summit Hill Borough Council members, Summit Hill Historical Society, Summit Hill Water Authority, Summit Hill Heritage Center, Panther Valley High School Marching Band,... Read more
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Times News
Concourse Club donates to Palmerton Memorial Pooldonated to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Palmerton Area Library, Luzerne County’s
Concourse Club donates to Palmerton Memorial Pool
Times News / Posted yesterday
donated to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Palmerton Area Library, Luzerne County’s Domestic Violence Service Center, Palmerton Historical Society, Christian Action Council of Palmerton Area Churches, Palmerton Fire Co., West End Fire Co., Aquashicola... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Go on a scavenger huntput their heads together over the winter and came up with the idea of the Shelt
Go on a scavenger hunt
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted yesterday
put their heads together over the winter and came up with the idea of the Shelter Island Scavenger Hunt. The Shelter Island Historical Society and Sylvester Manor Educational Farm quickly joined the team and the four organizations have put together... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Ridgefield Celebrates Memorial DayThe annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade f
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Ridgefield Celebrates Memorial Day
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted yesterday
The annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Brookfield Historical Society. The parade will take place Sunday, May 29, beginning at 2 p.m. at Lower Elm Street and Route 111 and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Wilton Celebrates Memorial DayThe annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade f
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Wilton Celebrates Memorial Day
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted yesterday
The annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Brookfield Historical Society. The parade will take place Sunday, May 29, beginning at 2 p.m. at Lower Elm Street and Route 111 and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Parades Prepare To Step Off As New Canaan Celebrates Memorial DayThe annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade f
Parades Prepare To Step Off As New Canaan Celebrates Memorial Day
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted yesterday
The annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Brookfield Historical Society. The parade will take place Sunday, May 29, beginning at 2 p.m. at Lower Elm Street and Route 111 and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Darien
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Darien Celebrates Memorial DayThe annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade f
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Darien Celebrates Memorial Day
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted yesterday
The annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Brookfield Historical Society. The parade will take place Sunday, May 29, beginning at 2 p.m. at Lower Elm Street and Route 111 and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Danbury Celebrates Memorial DayThe annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade f
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Danbury Celebrates Memorial Day
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted yesterday
The annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Brookfield Historical Society. The parade will take place Sunday, May 29, beginning at 2 p.m. at Lower Elm Street and Route 111 and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Greenwich Celebrates Memorial DayThe annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade f
Parades Prepare To Step Off As Greenwich Celebrates Memorial Day
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted yesterday
The annual Strawberry Festival will take place in conjunction with the parade from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Brookfield Historical Society. The parade will take place Sunday, May 29, beginning at 2 p.m. at Lower Elm Street and Route 111 and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community events listings, May 28, 2016notice: R & L Civic Club meeting, 8 p.m., Friday, St. George’s Hall. Wayne Cou
Community events listings, May 28, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
notice: R & L Civic Club meeting, 8 p.m., Friday, St. George’s Hall. Wayne County Tasting fundraiser: Wayne County Historical Society Taste of Wayne, Wednesday, Twisted Rail Restaurant, 505 Main St., Honesdale, portion of proceeds benefits... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
From The History Room @ The Pekin Public Library: A memory of war-timea blue ink pen. Abbey’s picture is now in the possession of David and Connie Pe
From The History Room @ The Pekin Public Library: A memory of war-time
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
a blue ink pen. Abbey’s picture is now in the possession of David and Connie Perkins of the Tazewell County Genealogical & Historical Society, who received it from Marie Scott (1923-1999), a friend and neighbor of the Abbeys and Perkinses who had... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
NoteworthySWCD office at 330-297-7633. HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARDS: The Historic Preser
Noteworthy
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
SWCD office at 330-297-7633. HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARDS: The Historic Preservation Committee of the Mahoning Valley Historical Society Board of Directors announced the winners of the 2016 Historic Preservation Awards - the Technology Belt... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Memorial Day service, events slatedare now on their summer schedule and will meet at 9 a.m. for the months of June
Memorial Day service, events slated
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted yesterday
are now on their summer schedule and will meet at 9 a.m. for the months of June, July, August and September. Ceylon Area Historical Society Museum will have open hours from 1-3 p.m. on the first Saturdays of June, July and August. Check out the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Volunteers serve as guardians of the gravesback to the 1700s. Return visits, more poking around, and scholarly research ev
Volunteers serve as guardians of the graves
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
back to the 1700s. Return visits, more poking around, and scholarly research eventually led to a presentation to her town’s historical society, available on YouTube. “I go a few times a year to walk the site, evaluate the burials, photograph the... Read more
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