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Manning River Times
Milko brings a new view to local scenespeople saw the post, 65 people shared the image on their own pages and around 4
Milko brings a new view to local scenes
Manning River Times / Posted 34 minutes ago
people saw the post, 65 people shared the image on their own pages and around 40 comments were left. The Camden Haven Historical Society confirmed what a few of the Facebook historians said – the wreck is a 100-year-old barge used in the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Eagle Scout erects cross to honor those who started Monroe Countyset out on an Eagle Scout project up on a hillside in Waterloo, Illinois. With
Eagle Scout erects cross to honor those who started Monroe County
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 46 minutes ago
set out on an Eagle Scout project up on a hillside in Waterloo, Illinois. With help from community members and the historical society the high school senior went about building a split rail fence and installing this wooden cross in an area... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Eagle Scout erects cross to honor those who started Monroe Countyset out on an Eagle Scout project up on a hillside in Waterloo, Illinois. With
Eagle Scout erects cross to honor those who started Monroe County
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 49 minutes ago
set out on an Eagle Scout project up on a hillside in Waterloo, Illinois. With help from community members and the historical society the high school senior went about building a split rail fence and installing this wooden cross in an area... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Hoisington City Council Wilborn steps down, Bruce to serve Ward 4board members. Four former United Fund recipients have applied for consideratio
Hoisington City Council Wilborn steps down, Bruce to serve Ward 4
Great Bend Tribune / Posted an hour ago
board members. Four former United Fund recipients have applied for consideration with the UWCK. They include the Hoisington Historical Society museum, the Committee on Aging, Toys for Tots and the Hoisington Food Bank. On Saturday, Aug. 6, Barton... Read more
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Philly.com
DNC events for Wednesday, July 27Constitution Center, Library Co. of Philadelphia; Philadelphia History Museum;
DNC events for Wednesday, July 27
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Constitution Center, Library Co. of Philadelphia; Philadelphia History Museum; Union League; National Liberty Museum; Historical Society of Pa. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sponsored by Rock the Vote. Art by Banksy and others. Conversation, panels and... Read more
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Daily Journal
Auxiliary announces board membersShe is president of the corporation for the First Presbyterian Church on Mauric
Auxiliary announces board members
Daily Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
She is president of the corporation for the First Presbyterian Church on Maurice River, a trustee of the Millville Historical Society, and member of the Millville Women’s Club. Joanne Gittone has been with the auxiliary for seven years and... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Edna Mae Eckert Steadman, 93, Woodstockand several of her paintings were sold at craft shows on the Woodstock Square.
Edna Mae Eckert Steadman, 93, Woodstock
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
and several of her paintings were sold at craft shows on the Woodstock Square. She was a member of Questers, McHenry County Historical Society and Seneca Ladies Literary Society. Besides spending time with her family and friends, she enjoyed... Read more
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FOX News
Bubba, much diminished, looks to turn conventionmother, Lezley McSpadden, and other mothers of those killed by police or in pol
Bubba, much diminished, looks to turn convention
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
mother, Lezley McSpadden, and other mothers of those killed by police or in police custody] TIME OUT: BEN’S BRIGADE Historical Society of Pennsylvania: “Though men had [banded] together to fight fires in other cities well before 1736, the... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Cloverdale Calendar: Market Days are back, Ukrainian soul food, young adult writing contest and moreWednesday at Clayton Heights Secondary, 188 St. and 70 Ave. For more info, visi
Cloverdale Calendar: Market Days are back, Ukrainian soul food, young adult writing contest and more
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
Wednesday at Clayton Heights Secondary, 188 St. and 70 Ave. For more info, visit cloverdale.toastmastersclubs.org. Surrey Historical Society The Surrey Historical Society meets at 10 a.m. at the Surrey Archives on the second Saturday of most... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Four Corners East Peoria History: The Franklin Street Bridgeremoved several years earlier for the construction of Embassy Suites. Compiled
Four Corners East Peoria History: The Franklin Street Bridge
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 8 hours ago
removed several years earlier for the construction of Embassy Suites. Compiled July 2016 by Frank BorrorThe East Peoria Historical Society is located at 324-326 Pekin Ave. It is dedicated to the collection and preservation of local history. If... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Florence museum honors veteransSjoquist, Charles Sternhagen, and Wally Wilhelmi. On Thursday, July 28, these
Florence museum honors veterans
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Sjoquist, Charles Sternhagen, and Wally Wilhelmi. On Thursday, July 28, these men and their guests will be honored by the Historical Society from 4 to 5 p.m. at the museum located on 201 Florence Avenue in Florence. A light meal and dessert will... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Jackson: Water Board made wrong choice on not renewing Cinda Sprakers contractbeing paid $33,850 per year. On another topic, Jackson commended a recent John
Jackson: Water Board made wrong choice on not renewing Cinda Sprakers contract
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
being paid $33,850 per year. On another topic, Jackson commended a recent Johnstown Cemetery tour put on by the Johnstown Historical Society. "We found it to be very enjoyable," Jackson said. Third Ward Councilwoman Helen Martin added, "We had a... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Tonganoxie celebrates official anniversary of first plat with downtown ceremonyabout 40 people gathered in the downtown pocket park at Fourth and Delaware. K
Tonganoxie celebrates official anniversary of first plat with downtown ceremony
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
about 40 people gathered in the downtown pocket park at Fourth and Delaware. Kris Roberts, Tonganoxie Community Historical Society president, dressed as Magdalena Bury and recited some information regarding the city’s origin. Ward also... Read more
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Lake Placid News
State-owned historic lighthouse on Lake Champlain restoredhas been restored. The Department of Environmental Conservation says the state
State-owned historic lighthouse on Lake Champlain restored
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 hours ago
has been restored. The Department of Environmental Conservation says the state agency worked with the Clinton County Historical Society to restore the Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island, near Plattsburgh. The lighthouse guided ships... Read more
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Miami New Times
Developers, Historians, and Activists War Over the Future of Little Haitiroot of their concerns. Ehrlich, for one, considers himself a history buff. He
Developers, Historians, and Activists War Over the Future of Little Haiti
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
root of their concerns. Ehrlich, for one, considers himself a history buff. He speaks fondly of his father's role in the historical society in New York and with genuine pride about his own work helping to preserve the Lemon City Cemetery, a... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Free car show in McDonaldthe magical. The camp program instructs campers in drawing, painting, printmaki
Free car show in McDonald
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
the magical. The camp program instructs campers in drawing, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. SOCIETY PICNIC: Champion Historical Society picnic is scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday at the one-room school house near the township cemetery. There... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Bemus Point Historical Society Receives AwardPictured, from left, are Cherrie Clark and Carole Rodgers, Bemus Point Historic
Bemus Point Historical Society Receives Award
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
Pictured, from left, are Cherrie Clark and Carole Rodgers, Bemus Point Historical Society members; with Bebe Johnston, Lenhart Hotel; and Cristie Herbst, as preparations are underway for a display of antique quilts on Aug. 13. The society is first to... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Historical Society To Celebrate 70th Anniversary Of French Creek Yorkers With Fiddler Performanceof August for more than 20 years. This year, in addition to the traditional fun
Historical Society To Celebrate 70th Anniversary Of French Creek Yorkers With Fiddler Performance
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
of August for more than 20 years. This year, in addition to the traditional fun activities of Sherman Day, the Sherman Historical Society is holding a reunion to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the French Creek Yorkers, an organization of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Live music performances on television shows this week includeperformance is the first in the Music in the Afternoon series, a new summer pro
Live music performances on television shows this week include
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 hours ago
performance is the first in the Music in the Afternoon series, a new summer program of the William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society. Nichols is a keyboard major at Youngstown State University, and Baran is an adjunct instructor of... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKWATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon; carryouts available; 3
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 19 hours ago
WATERFORD New Waterford Eagles, breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon; carryouts available; 330-457-7230. Salem Historical Society Museum, open for tours 1-4 p.m.; last tour begins at 3:30 p.m.; 330-337-8514. Underground Railroad Trolley... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Remember when?Photo courtesy of Delta County Historical Society We all scream for ice cream.
Remember when?
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
Photo courtesy of Delta County Historical Society We all scream for ice cream... and have for many decades. Here two young boys from the 1940s are enjoying that icy treat. Ice cream's origins are known to reach back as far as the second century B.C.... Read more
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WestportNow
Tuesday, July 26, 2016a.m. - Town Hall Room 309 - HDC Golden Shadows/Nike Missile Radar Site Study Su
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
WestportNow / Posted 20 hours ago
a.m. - Town Hall Room 309 - HDC Golden Shadows/Nike Missile Radar Site Study Subcommittee 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “the beautiful POND” 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “SOLOS 2016” 10:30 a.m. - Longshore... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
State-owned historic lighthouse on Lake Champlain restoredhas been restored. The Department of Environmental Conservation says the state
State-owned historic lighthouse on Lake Champlain restored
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 20 hours ago
has been restored. The Department of Environmental Conservation says the state agency worked with the Clinton County Historical Society to restore the Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island, near Plattsburgh. The lighthouse guided ships... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bicentennial Train to return to Indiana State FairThe Bicentennial Train will make a return trip to the Indiana State Fair next m
Bicentennial Train to return to Indiana State Fair
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
The Bicentennial Train will make a return trip to the Indiana State Fair next month. The train, sponsored by the Indiana Historical Society, is a rolling museum that will be stationed at the state fairgrounds in Indianapolis Aug. 5-21. The three... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Bicentennial Train to return to Indiana State Fair- The Bicentennial Train will make a return trip to the Indiana State Fair next
Bicentennial Train to return to Indiana State Fair
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 21 hours ago
- The Bicentennial Train will make a return trip to the Indiana State Fair next month. The train, sponsored by the Indiana Historical Society, is a rolling museum that will be stationed at the state fairgrounds in Indianapolis Aug. 5-21. The three... Read more
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Alaska Public
Volunteers remove artifacts from historic building threatened by riverbank erosionVolunteers with State Parks and the Delta Historical Society have removed artif
Volunteers remove artifacts from historic building threatened by riverbank erosion
Alaska Public / Posted 22 hours ago
Volunteers with State Parks and the Delta Historical Society have removed artifacts from a 110-year-old building at Big Delta State Historical Park. The agencies had planned to wait, to see if the Tanana River washed away more of the riverbank on... Read more
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Philly.com
DNC events for Tues., July 26Constitution Center, Library Co. of Philadelphia; Philadelphia History Museum;
DNC events for Tues., July 26
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Constitution Center, Library Co. of Philadelphia; Philadelphia History Museum; Union League; National Liberty Museum; Historical Society of Pa. Short play with music by hip-hop/jazz collective Ill Doots. Commissioned by the Committee of 70.... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
'Heritage Ride' cyclists take in Berkshires' beauty, culture, history2016," the two-wheeled travelers stopped at Arrowhead on Monday morning for bag
'Heritage Ride' cyclists take in Berkshires' beauty, culture, history
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
2016," the two-wheeled travelers stopped at Arrowhead on Monday morning for bagels and a chat with members of the Berkshire Historical Society. The nonprofit is the caretaker of the historic home where 19th-century American author Herman Melville... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
William T. Murray III, banker and world traveler, dieswith him, but he was fair." Interested in Maryland and world history, Mr. Murr
William T. Murray III, banker and world traveler, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
with him, but he was fair." Interested in Maryland and world history, Mr. Murray was a longtime member of the Maryland Historical Society, where had been trustee and served on the finance, executive and personnel committees. He was also a... Read more
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Queensland Times
This week’s community billboardDecember, at 7.30pm at the Cafeteria, First Floor, Humanities Bld, 56 South St.
This week’s community billboard
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
December, at 7.30pm at the Cafeteria, First Floor, Humanities Bld, 56 South St. Phone Len 3281.3656. NEW CHUM: Ipswich Historical Society Cooneana Heritage Centre, 1041 Redbank Pls Rd. Open from 10am-2pm on Thursdays and Saturdays and the 2nd... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Philanthropist Countess de Hoernle dies at 103and generously through major gifts to nearly 150 organizations, including Boca
Philanthropist Countess de Hoernle dies at 103
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
and generously through major gifts to nearly 150 organizations, including Boca Raton Regional Hospital, the Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum and Lynn University. "She was a remarkable woman," said James Gavrilos, executive director of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
U.S. Supreme Court History Journal Publishes Article By Tennessee Court Of Appeals Law Clerkarticle, which is a chapter excerpted from a book Slater is authoring, was publ
U.S. Supreme Court History Journal Publishes Article By Tennessee Court Of Appeals Law Clerk
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
article, which is a chapter excerpted from a book Slater is authoring, was published in the United States Supreme Court Historical Society's Journal of Supreme Court History July issue. The book, Emerging From Obscurity: Edward Terry Sanford,... Read more
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The Forward
Museum of Jewish Heritage Taps Michael Glickman as New Chiefof Jewish history outside of Israel. The center is comprised of five autonomous
Museum of Jewish Heritage Taps Michael Glickman as New Chief
The Forward / Posted yesterday
of Jewish history outside of Israel. The center is comprised of five autonomous organizations — the American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum and YIVO Institute for... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
DONNA THOMPSON: Vacation week was too shortreturned, sending me indoors. One of those days was good for an errand run that
DONNA THOMPSON: Vacation week was too short
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted yesterday
returned, sending me indoors. One of those days was good for an errand run that included a long-delayed trip to the historical society to look up a couple of addresses in the old city directories. My mother had been wondering where her aunt... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Model Town: History on move in Forsyth TownshipGWINN - The Forsyth Township Historical Society in Gwinn is on a mission to def
Model Town: History on move in Forsyth Township
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
GWINN - The Forsyth Township Historical Society in Gwinn is on a mission to define the evolution of the area, not just mining, logging and railroading, but beyond recent history - to the volcanoes and glaciers that shaped it thousands of years... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
'Laws of Base Ball' documents on display at Oregon Historical SocietyFor the first time, the first written rules of baseball are being shown to the
'Laws of Base Ball' documents on display at Oregon Historical Society
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
For the first time, the first written rules of baseball are being shown to the public as part of an exhibit at the Oregon Historical Society. The "Magna Carta of America's national pastime" were etched in ink by Daniel "Doc" Adams, the creator of... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Historic district walking tour offeredat the Robbins House Museum, 114 South River Rd., starting at 9 a.m. The guide
Historic district walking tour offered
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
at the Robbins House Museum, 114 South River Rd., starting at 9 a.m. The guided tour is sponsored by the Waterville Historical Society and takes about an hour. There will be time for a visit to the 1838 Robbins House and 1834 Sargent House... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Camp Hughes honour 'a long time coming'— a committee consisting of representatives from the RM of North Cypress-Langfo
Camp Hughes honour 'a long time coming'
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
— a committee consisting of representatives from the RM of North Cypress-Langford, Town of Carberry, Parks Canada, Military Historical Society, Shilo’s Royal Canadian Artillery Museum and their volunteers — decided to postpone the presentation... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat library head moves onMansfield's contribution to the community has been broader than just as a libra
Ballarat library head moves on
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Mansfield's contribution to the community has been broader than just as a librarian; he is a stalwart of the Ballarat Historical Society and has been a member of the Sovereign Hill board. Central Highlands Regional Library Corporation... Read more
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The Courier
Damaged signal box will not be restored by V/LineLydiard Street box has stood graffitied and vandalised for a number of years –
Damaged signal box will not be restored by V/Line
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Lydiard Street box has stood graffitied and vandalised for a number of years – angering members of the Ballarat Historical Society. National Trust Member Dianne Gow, labelled the state of the boxes a disgrace. Responsibility of signal... Read more
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Victor Post
Hundreds cycle in the 17th Annual Highlander Cycle Tour At Bristol MountainCycle Tour At Bristol Mountain This year a portion of the event proceeds went
Hundreds cycle in the 17th Annual Highlander Cycle Tour At Bristol Mountain
Victor Post / Posted yesterday
Cycle Tour At Bristol Mountain This year a portion of the event proceeds went to Mercy Flight Central, South Bristol Historical Society, GVH Running Club and Crescent Trail Association. Posted Jul. 24, 2016 at 4:59 PM Posted Jul. 24, 2016... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Hundreds cycle in the 17th Annual Highlander Cycle Tour At Bristol MountainCycle Tour At Bristol Mountain This year a portion of the event proceeds went
Hundreds cycle in the 17th Annual Highlander Cycle Tour At Bristol Mountain
Henrietta Post / Posted yesterday
Cycle Tour At Bristol Mountain This year a portion of the event proceeds went to Mercy Flight Central, South Bristol Historical Society, GVH Running Club and Crescent Trail Association. Posted Jul. 24, 2016 at 4:59 PM Posted Jul. 24, 2016... Read more
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York Daily Record
'Around Dallastown' explores borough's historyincorporated in 1866, 2016 marks Dallastown's sesquicentennial. Using photogra
'Around Dallastown' explores borough's history
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
incorporated in 1866, 2016 marks Dallastown's sesquicentennial. Using photographs from the archives of the Dallastown Area Historical Society and contributions from residents, Saylor and Sentz have compiled this volume to preserve the town’s... Read more
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Philly.com
An old racial incident in Haddon Heights intrigues scholarmother, Nancy Kellaway, agrees, as does her former Heights classmate Linda Shoc
An old racial incident in Haddon Heights intrigues scholar
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
mother, Nancy Kellaway, agrees, as does her former Heights classmate Linda Shockley, now president of the Lawnside Historical Society. Although neither witnessed the incident, they vividly remember the atmosphere in the school at the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Northside owners of Joseph's Pizza uncover slice of life in 1940s JacksonvilleRanger” radio show and Merita bread. The name Dan Richardson is painted above t
Northside owners of Joseph's Pizza uncover slice of life in 1940s Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Ranger” radio show and Merita bread. The name Dan Richardson is painted above them. Susie Bateh contacted the Jacksonville Historical Society, who connected her to Jacksonville’s Senior Historic Preservation Planner Joel McEachin. Bateh is working... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, July 25, 2016games, face painting, prizes, food, backpack giveaway, free; 570-842-1454. Lac
Community Events Listings, July 25, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
games, face painting, prizes, food, backpack giveaway, free; 570-842-1454. Lackawanna County Book signing: Lackawanna Historical Society hosting “Labor Unrest in Scranton” book signing by Margo L. Azzarelli and Marnie Azzarelli, Wednesday, 6... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Exhibit picks up steam in Geauga440-669-2578 or 330-544-4438, or log onto www.historicalengine.org. This show i
Exhibit picks up steam in Geauga
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
440-669-2578 or 330-544-4438, or log onto www.historicalengine.org. This show is held in cooperation with the Geauga County Historical Society. FUN FESTIVAL IN FALLS: Pricetown Church, 4640 Pritchard Ohltown Road, Newton Falls, is sponsoring a "Fun... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Heritage Society gathers storieshas a growing collection of photographs, textbooks, recordings and interview tr
Heritage Society gathers stories
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
has a growing collection of photographs, textbooks, recordings and interview transcripts. At the monthly William McGuffey Historical Society, Welsh said many families have old photos or other items telling their histories, and many get thrown... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Program teaches kids about local history140 years with monthly open houses on the third Saturday of each month at the m
Program teaches kids about local history
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
140 years with monthly open houses on the third Saturday of each month at the museum and Tyler Center. The Mahoning Valley Historical Society has been campaigning for the Tyler Center, which includes a comprehensive history museum with the theme... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Efforts to restore Marietta's historic Anchorage ongoingAccording to Stuart Diamond, president of the Washington County Historical Soci
Efforts to restore Marietta's historic Anchorage ongoing
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
According to Stuart Diamond, president of the Washington County Historical Society, the historic home will be part of a three-phase restoration into much better and usable condition. After months of meeting with the historical society's Board of... Read more
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