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Rebirth Day

On October 17, 1781 Lord Cornwallis, the commanding officer of 8,000 British troops at Yorktown, Virginia asked his opponent George Washington for terms of surrender. On October 19 the Redcoats marched in defeat before the Yankees and the fruits of revolution had bloomed. 809 more words

Williamsburg Events: October 16 - 22, 2017

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Yorktown Day, October 19… 933 more words

2017

Hilltop Hanover Farm in Yorktown

The spirit of Hilltop Hanover Farm’s former head farmer, Brett Alcaro, was woven throughout the nonprofit’s farm-to-table dinner and fundraiser on Oct. 5.

Alcaro spent five years working at the farm and educational center in Yorktown Heights before his premature passing in 2015 at the young age of 37 following a six-month battle with cancer. 222 more words

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Williamsburg Events: October 2 - 8, 2017

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An Occasion for the Arts… 1,396 more words

2017

Siege(s) at Yorktown 


Today in History, September 28: 1781 – The Siege of Yorktown during the Revolutionary War begins as The Continental Army and their French Allies corner British Lt. 100 more words

The Self Posing Model

When I spoke to Austin’s Mom she mentioned that three people were coming to “help wrangle” him. I told her that wouldn’t be needed from past experiences but WOW I was wrong.  70 more words

Summer of '17

This was a set of senior photos that got taken this summer. We met up at Yorktown Beach and even though it was crowded they came out wonderful.  25 more words