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Our Views: No parade for this one
Usually, there's not much chance of official Washington missing an opportunity for speeches, ceremonies or, best of all, an extra work holiday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
5 injured in car wreck near George
The Grant County Sheriff's Office says two men suffered broken necks and three others were also injured when their car rolled over after failing to negotiate a curve near George.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Aerosmith Drummer "Feeling Better" After "Minor Medical Procedure"; Band to R...
Aerosmith has announced that its Let Rock Rule tour will get back on track Saturday in George, Washington, after the band canceled a concert this past Wednesday in Concord, California.
Obama Foreign Policy: A Ship without a Sail
Much ink has been spilled in attempts to construe the meaning and significance, the sincerity or political opportunism, of the remarks made by Hillary Clinton about American foreign policy in her interview with Jeffrey Goldberg in Atlantic magazine.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Brandi Carlile Announces Pin Drop Tour; Stops in Philly 10/4
Carlile will be playing completely unplugged -- no amps, no microphones -- at small venues that are uniquely suited to such performances including a Philadelphia tour stop at the Perelman Theater on Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m. She will be joined onstage by The Twins and cellist Josh Neumann.
Where to see LI's Revolutionary spy ring dramatization
In celebration of the Ward Melville Heritage Organization's 75th anniversary, center is putting on a dinner and performance in Stony Brook of the "The Spy Next Door," a theater experience about George Washington's spy ring on Long Island.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Obama's missing moral compass
The "bully pulpit" of the White House has been used by American presidents to steer the nation towards the course they wish to set.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The News Tribune
'The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette' tells an...
"In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette" by Hampton Sides; Doubleday The great achievement of Hampton Sides' unforgettable new book about a group of American Arctic explorers only becomes apparent halfway into its 400-plus pages.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The American Conservative
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The Quiet Man has only recently been moved to the top bracket of director John Ford's great films.