John Smith of Jamestown

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Name: John Smith of Jamestown
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Upper James Water Trail

Each bend is its own course in history, adventure By Leslie Middleton on April 12, 2014At the request of their guide, John Mays of Twin River Outfitters, the paddlers pulled over to a scrap of beach on the James River just below a short cobble-strewn ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Pocahontas: Life and legacy

Pocahontas wedding anniversary highlights lack of U.S. recognitionA statue of Pocahontas and the Tercentennial Monument near the Historic Jamestowne Memorial Church in Jamestown, VA Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2007.HOPocahontas wedding anniversary highlights ... [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Nature Talks: Temperature is key to when raccoons become active

Raccoons were on the mind of a Hooksett couple as expressed in a March 9 letter that read: "There is a large hill about 30 yards behind our house which land faces southeasterly and is exposed to sunlight. There are primarily oak trees but also ash, birch, ... [Published Union Leader - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Pocahontas' 400th Wedding Anniversary

The Washington Post had a nice account of the commemoration this week in Jamestown, Virginia, of the 400th anniversary of the famous marriage between Pocahontas and John Rolfe. It was on the exact spot as in 1614, the site of the original church in the ... [Published American Spectator - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

History: Pocahontas Marries John Rolfe

, Pocahontas, daughter of the Algonquin chief, married tobacco farmer John Rolfe in Jamestown, Virginia, in a ceremony that forged an agreement between the tribe and the first permanent English settlement in America.Born in 1595 to Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas—also ... [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

US diners gorge on oysters as polluted bay revives AFP 1 hr ago

By | AFP  –Cage after cage, oysters destined for a sprinkling of lemon juice and a delighted diner are pulled from the majestic Chesapeake Bay, where 20 years ago they had nearly disappeared."Those will be at the restaurants tomorrow," says Tal Petty, ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Letter from Leadership: Harbingers of spring

The days are growing longer, if not much warmer. I always enjoy the coming of spring. Given the winter we’ve had, even more so this year. Though we have clocks and calendars that tell us the time and signal the change of seasons, it’s the natural world’s ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Program - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Should Cohasset restore harbor pavilion for John Smith Day?

Officials quipped this week that Cohasset has had 400 years to plan for an event slated for Sept. 13 of this year: The anniversary of Captain John Smith’s landing in what was then called Quonahassit harbor in 1614.Nevertheless, the town is running out ... [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

March 25? Happy Colonial New Year!

This March 25The Colonists, as Britain had for centuries, celebrated the change of the year in late March—the Feast of the Annunciation, or Lady Day. Rents were due, contracts began, and obligations renewed on March 25, the “New Year.”Continue reading ... [Published Boston Globe - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Replacement ferry linking Ullapool to Stornoway is launched

A replacement ferry which will serve the Isle of Lewis has been launched. The MV Loch Seaforth will replace the MV Isle of Lewis, which has been hit by a series of problems and was recently put out of action by a rudder fault. The £41.8m vessel is 116m ... [Published Stv.tv - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

DNREC to Close Nanticoke Wildlife Area Road

LAUREL, Del. - The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's Division of Fish and Wildlife will be closing an unpaved road connecting Phillip's Landing Rd. and Sharptown Rd. in the Nanticoke Wildlife Area on March 28th.According ... [Published WBOC TV 16 - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Food of the gods

The fruit is like a medlar; it is first green, then yellow and red when it is ripe: if it is not ripe, it will drive a man's mouth awrie with much torment, but when it is ripe, it is as delicious as the apricock .---Captain John Smith, friend of Pocahontas, ... [Published Times of India - Mar 13 2014]

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Upper James Water Trail [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Apr 14 2014]
Pocahontas: Life and legacy [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Apr 14 2014]
Nature Talks: Temperature is key to when raccoo... [Published Union Leader - Apr 12 2014]
Pocahontas' 400th Wedding Anniversary [Published American Spectator - Apr 11 2014]
History: Pocahontas Marries John Rolfe [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Apr 05 2014]
US diners gorge on oysters as polluted bay revi... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 05 2014]
The Highland Line: marking 50 years of car ferr... [Published Herald Scotland - Apr 04 2014]
War of 1812 Featured at Kings Landing April Events [Published Maryland Bay Net - Apr 02 2014]
'John Smith Day' plans unfold [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Apr 01 2014]
Letter from Leadership: Harbingers of spring [Published Chesapeake Bay Program - Mar 31 2014]
Randol: Pocahontas deserves a place on women’s ... [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Mar 30 2014]
Town Hall rehab costs to top $10 million [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Mar 28 2014]
CalMac Ferries See New RoRo Freight and Passeng... [Published Handy Shipping Guide - Mar 24 2014]
Should Cohasset restore harbor pavilion for Joh... [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Mar 23 2014]
March 25? Happy Colonial New Year! [Published Boston Globe - Mar 23 2014]
Replacement ferry linking Ullapool to Stornoway... [Published Stv.tv - Mar 21 2014]
MV Loch Seaforth is launched [Published Stornoway Gazette - Mar 21 2014]
Mapping Crimea [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 20 2014]
DNREC to Close Nanticoke Wildlife Area Road [Published WBOC TV 16 - Mar 20 2014]
Earl Reginald Stevenson Receives Tennessee Honors [Published I-Newswire - Mar 18 2014]
Historic Maps Provide Digital View Of Sandwich'... [Published Falmouth Enterprise - Mar 14 2014]
Food of the gods [Published Times of India - Mar 13 2014]
The Cowboys Of Crimea [Published Daily Beast - Mar 12 2014]
Don’t Waste Your Time with Native Advertising [Published Copyblogger - Mar 01 2014]
America, The Startup: How European Settlers Lau... [Published Clusterstock - Feb 01 2014]
Thanksgiving: Celebrating the Bedrock of Americ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Nov 28 2013]
Poison Ivy Survival Tips for Fall from Topical ... [Published PRWeb - Oct 16 2013]
History, science, scenery blend on N.H. island [Published DJC.com - Jul 22 2013]
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Don’t Waste Your Time with Native Advertising [Published Copyblogger - Mar 01 2014]
It’s a brilliant piece of native advertising. Visually appealing and information rich, this sponsored content walks you through numerous variations of oysters, where they hail from, and interesting facts about each. The New Orleans, we learn, was ...
America, The Startup: How European Settlers Lau... [Published Clusterstock - Feb 01 2014]
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Although often seen as a day to kick off the Christmas shopping season, Thanksgiving is perhaps the most deeply American holiday and its tradition is connected to the idea of “American exceptionalism.” Ronald Reagan’s presidential farewell speech ...
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