George Washington

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Name: George Washington
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Fantastic New Jersey ‘firsts’

Although New Jersey is not our “first state” — that honor goes to Delaware — this state we’re in has an amazing roster of “firsts.” As we celebrate 350 years, it’s a great time to look back on some of these firsts.Perhaps the best-known first came from ... [Published Burlington County Times - 48 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

North Korea threatens to nuke US

A North Korean senior military official has threatened the United States with a nuclear strike after accusing Washington of raising tensions in the Korean peninsula. "If the US ... threaten our sovereignty and survival,... our troops will fire our nuclear-armed ... [Published Press tv - 21 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Bringing them in

EAST CHINA SEA — Aviation Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Kerry Carter, from Houston, signals the pilot of an MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 262 as it prepares to land on the flight deck of the U.S. Navy’s ... [Published Spring Observer - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Flesh-eating bacteria found in Chesapeake Bay nearly kills Md. man

WASHINGTON -A Maryland man nearly lost his leg and his life due to a flesh-eating bacteria called Vibrio vulnificus, which is typically found in brackish waters like the Chesapeake Bay.“We were just canoeing, kayaking, fishing, crabbing, things you do ... [Published FOX WTTG Washington - 7 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Restoring Robert E. Lee's Arlington House

did you know? Here are five things you should know aboutArlington House, the historic home of Gen. Robert E. Lee located atArlington National Cemetery. 1 Arlington House was originally builtas a monument to honor President George Washington, modeled ... [Published HighBeam Research - 17 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Why 'Pinocchio' May Not Teach Kids Honesty

By By Kelly Dickerson, Staff Writer | LiveScience.com  –For parents looking to teach their children a lesson about honesty, a new study suggests "George Washington and the Cherry Tree" is a more useful morality tale than "The Boy Who Cried Wolf."Stories ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Usworth PACT Meeting (20 Aug 14 at 18:00)

Event Details Usworth PACT Meeting Start Time: 18:00 PMDate: Wednesday, 20 Aug 14Location: The George Washington Hotel and Golf Course, Stone Cellar Road, UsworthWashington Neighbourhood Policing Team will be holding a PACT meeting at The George Washington ... [Published Northumbria Police - Jul 28 2014]
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First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Congressman strives to move Presidents' Day , give our first president his due

Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., is set to retire in January after 34 years in Congress, but he hasn’t given up on getting Congress to give the nation’s first president and Virginia’s most famous citizen his due, a Presidents’ Day celebration on George Washington’s ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Back to the days of George Washington at Berne Swiss Days

Berne, a town about 34 miles south of Fort Wayne off US 27, was settled by Swiss Mennonites in the 1850s and incorporated in the 1870s. Friday and Saturday, the community held its annual Berne Swiss Days to reflect its history: at Swiss Heritage Village ... [Published News Sentinel - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

City teacher spends part of summer with Washington

Central Middle School eighth-grade American history teacher Denise Aguilar spent part of her summer vacation as a guest of the Father of Our Country.Aguilar took part in the George Washington Mount Vernon Teacher's Institute at the first U.S. president's ... [Published Lawton Constitution - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 2 reports

America’s Stamp Club and the Nation’s Largest Annual Postage Stamp Show Are Heading to Hartford, Connecticut in August

The American Philatelic Society invites one and all to attend APS STAMPSHOW — August 21–24. Mark your calendar! America’s Stamp Club is packing its bags and taking STAMPSHOW to Hartford, Connecticut. The show will be held at the Connecticut Center 100 ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 2 reports

Restoring Robert E. Lee's Arlington house

ARLINGTON, Va. -- A historic plantation originally built as a monument to George Washington overlooking the nation's capital, a site that later was home to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee and 63 slaves, will be restored to its historical appearance using ... [Published TH Online - Jul 27 2014]

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Restoring Robert E. Lee's Arlington House [Published HighBeam Research - 17 hours ago]
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ANOTHER PRESS RELEASE VIA EMAIL FROM PROF. JOHN... [Published Instapundit - 4 hours ago]
ANOTHER PRESS RELEASE VIA EMAIL FROM PROF. JOHN BANZHAF: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner – MY RAPIST Had Dinner Twice With Parents Just After, But Still Found GuiltyWASHINGTON, D.C. (July 28, 2014): In a bizarre twist on the famous movie “Guess Who’s Coming ...
ASP Commends EPA Clean Power Plant Rules in Pub... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 13 hours ago]
Throughout the week of July 28, the EPA is holding hearings on the Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule . This is a landmark rule that could alter the future trajectory of the climate, while also significantly impacting how the U.S. produces electricity around ...
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ANOTHER PRESS RELEASE ON CAMPUS KANGAROO COURTS FROM PROF. JOHN BANZHAF: WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 22, 2014): A female student – whose complaint that Swarthmore violated Title IX by ignoring her report about rape triggered major changes in how the school ...
US Navy admiral says he’s open to idea of givin... [Published militaryfeed.com - Jul 27 2014]
July 17: Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert departs the Chinese Datong FFG 580 with the ship’s commanding officer after touring the ship. Greenert said military relations between the U.S. Navy and China have improved.U.S. NAVY ...
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Quite a few right-wingers call themselves constitutional conservatives, but self-described constitutional liberals are pretty rare. Washington Monthly blogger Martin Longman essentially positioned himself as one in a Friday post , arguing that there’s ...
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