Mount Vernon (Washington, United States)

Type: City
Name: Mount Vernon (Washington, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 48.419998
Longitude: -122.309998
population: 29,312
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Company selected to boost county tourism

Okanogan County’s Economic Alliance has selected an advertising company to get the word out immediately that the area is open for business, despite natural disaster news that dominated the county’s image this summer.BrandQuery will immediately “create ... [Published Star of Grand Coulee - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Kickoff 2014: Area teams in the 2013 state playoffs

CLASS 1Afirst roundAbingdon-Avon 48, Chi. Hope 32Stark County 50, Flanagan-C/W 6second roundOttawa Marquette 27, Abingdon-A. 12Chicago Leo 31, Stark County 20______CLASS 2Afirst roundSterling Newman 41, Fieldcrest 0Hall 20, Bismarck-Henning 7T.R. Rockridge ... [Published - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fungal disease breaks out in Pacific Northwest crops

By Rachel Webber, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource SciencesMOUNT VERNON, Wash. - Vegetable and oilseed growers are advised to take extra precautions after an outbreak of three fungal diseases in Pacific Northwest crops, said plant pathologist ... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Sometimes the school down the block makes you nervous

By ,This story originally appeared in The Washington Post’s Education Review section on April 9, 2000.Karen Helbrecht and Gordon Johnson had not investigated the local elementary school before they bought their light green Cape Cod house in the Del Ray ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Park Service to clear view from Chatham

BY Coming weeks will bring some commotion along the Rappahannock River opposite Fredericksburg’s downtown Historic District.Starting Monday, the National Park Service will begin clearing heavy vegetation that obscures people’s view of Chatham Manor on ... [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Vacations for U.S. presidents

Advocate storyAug. 22, 2014President Barack Obama’s vacation this month has raised the usual questions about where, when or even if a commander-in-chief should take a break from his job.But there’s ample precedent for controversy when it comes to presidential ... [Published The Advocate - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Local educators learn a lesson from Washington

What would Washington do?Eric Louérs Phillips, an elementary social studies curriculum specialist, and Sanna Sayed, an eighth-grade history teacher at Urbana Middle School, answered that question for themselves as they retraced George Washington's steps ... [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Experience history in Hillsborough this weekend

HILLSBOROUGH — The 6th Annual Living History Event in Hillsborough is Saturday and Sunday, and it will be filled with historical reenactments, costumed characters and hands-on activities as well as period food and music.A highlight this year is Dean Malissa, ... [Published Union Leader - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Mount Vernon’s fall events

George Washington's Mount Vernon kicks off the fall season with special events for all ages. New: Join Mount Vernon for a spooktacular evening of fun at its first ever Trick-or-Treat at Mount Vernon event. Go behind-the-scenes at Mount Vernon and take ... [Published Quantico Sentry Online - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

The President Is on Vacation - Lawrence Knutson

President Obama is polishing his golf game on Martha's Vineyard, taking the kind of break from official routine that presidents have enjoyed since George Washington's coach rolled home to Mount Vernon more than two centuries ago. Most chief executives ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Value Store It Self Storage Converts, Restores Historic Landmark in Mount Vernon, NY

Value Store It Inc., which operates 12 properties on the East Coast under the Value Store It Self Storage brand, celebrated the grand opening of its facility in Mount Vernon, N.Y., on July 17. The company converted a 108-year-old landmark at 320 Washington ... [Published Inside Self-Storage - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Value Store It Unveils a Beautiful Restoration of a Town Landmark with...

Value Store It has opened a new self storage facility at 320 Washington St in Mount Vernon, NY, restoring the hundred-year-old Mauser Manufacturing warehouse to its former glory. Seldom do citizens and city officials alike gather to celebrate the grand ... [Published PRWeb - Aug 07 2014]


"The pursuit of civil rights in America is woven throughout our history," said John Gray, the museum's director, in a statement. "It is a tale of struggle and accomplishment as the nation strives to fulfill its ideals. We are grateful to our donors for assisting us to fulfill our mission to help the public understand the past in order to make sense of the present and shape a more humane future."
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Local educators learn a lesson from Washington [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 17 2014]
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Liberalism and the French Revolution [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 14 2014]
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WASHINGTON (Army News Service, June 5, 2014) — Before the American colonies even made their declaration of independence, the Second Continental Congress gathered together in Philadelphia 238 years ago to formally create a standing Army. The next day, ...
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