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Arlington House

Arlington National Cemetery sits on land that once belonged to Robert E. Lee and his wife, which they sacrificed when he turned down President Lincoln’s request to command the Union Forces, to instead command the Army of Northern Virginia. 23 more words

Historical Sites

Saturday Morning walk

Visited Arlington National Cemetery this morning. Well actually visited with my Mom and Dad but walked down to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier after I finished running my mouth. 274 more words

Photography By Mike Hartley

Washington DC

Location: National Mall & Arlington National Cemetery

Jackie Sea Photography

Frederick, MD & Arlington National Cemetery

Courtney and me

BethAnn and Courtney

Yes, the sun is in our eyes

Derrick

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Courtney

We had a pretty short drive to Frederick, MD to my friend Courtney’s but we were slowed down by heavy rains in PA.   744 more words

Increased security screenings planned at Arlington Cemetery

ARLINGTON, Va. — Arlington National Cemetery will increase its security measures, including requiring a government-issued photo ID for people arriving in cars and screening pedestrian visitors. 79 more words

News

A September 11th Memorial Grove

On today’s lunchtime bike ride I chose to ride to a local September 11th memorial.  On past anniversaries of the terrorist attacks on the Pentagon, the World Trade Center in New York, and United Flight 93 which crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, I have observed the occasion by riding to memorials to those killed on that day.  380 more words

D.C.

Bullying comes in all forms. Pipeline Company Attacks Native American Protesters with Dogs and Pepper Spray.

Bullying comes in all forms. Recently a federal judge ruled that sacred tribal burial sites be bulldozed for a pipeline. Would he allow the destruction of… 268 more words