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Visiting Colonial Virginia

I went to Yorktown, Virginia with my cousin. The battle of Yorktown was fought between the Continental Army led by General George Washington, and the British Army led by General Cornwallis. 135 more words


Column: Line Drives — Patriots have a chance to shine

On Saturday, the Patriots are invading Delaware County.

And on Saturday, the Patriots have the opportunity to do something special.

At 10 a.m., the Jay County boys and girls cross country teams will compete in the sectional race at Muncie SportsPlex… 755 more words


Edward Steichen at War - Embedded with the US Navy during World War II

During World War II, Edward Steichen worked in the U.S. Navy as a photo journalist. Steichen and his team of photographers took some of the most memorable photos of the war. 132 more words

Daily History

Yorktown Market Day & Fall Festival!

If you are in the area you don’t want to miss Yorktown Market Days & Fall Festival! It has a lot of things for kids to do like the Hay Maze & Inflatables! 31 more words


The Jews of St. Eustatius, The Golden Rock to the Golden Door

Of the many islands in the Caribbean, St. Eustatius is one of the smallest. It may be small but the island played an enormous role in the success of the American Revolution. 33 more words

American Jewish History

Ex-NYPD officer accused of disability fraud

YORKTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A retired New York City police officer is accused of bilking Social Security of more than $300,000 in disability benefits he wasn’t entitled to. 108 more words