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The Ark Encounter

Road trip!! My traveling companions and I just took an overnight trip to visit The Ark in Williamstown, Kentucky.

The ark is a massive ship depicting the biblical tale of Noah’s ark. 262 more words


The View of Mount Greylock

4/2/2018 Easter was a beautiful spring day and I spent it driving to Williams College and back to drop off my daughter for the rest of the spring semester. 436 more words

VPA D3 Boys Basketball Finals: Windsor vs Williamstown

The Yellow Jackets from Windsor came into the championship game with the top seed while the Blue Devils from Williamstown held the second seed. Both teams had identical records at 20 and 3. 25 more words


Williamstown sailor recounts surviving a German U-boat attack, two weeks in a lifeboat in 1943

In front of a group of Williamstown High School students, Jim Shurskis revealed his story – a tale of hardship, bravery, and resilience.

Months earlier, his ship was torpedoed in the Atlantic Ocean by a German U-boat and Shurskis and his fellow sailors were set adrift for almost two weeks awaiting rescue. 1,328 more words

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Soil Mountains

“You’re gonna need a lot of soil to fill that hole”, said my husband after we removed part of the deck and discovered a 400mm drop to the ground. 219 more words


Williamstown Tunnel - A closer look at a Pennsylvania coal mine in the 1860s

Photographer Isaac Kunkel managed to capture an enormous amount of life in one image. The photograph he captured on a sunny day in the late 1860s captured a crucial location in the history of one Pennsylvania mining town. 456 more words


Proof of concept! We can run open water swimming squads for multi class athletes

We didn’t know if this was even possible.

Can we run an open water swim group – in the sea – for multi class and Special Olympics swimmers? 765 more words