Tuesday May 14
The Washington Post
Scaffolding's up, - real' work begins
Video: On Monday, the scaffolding surrounding the Washington Monument was topped off, and workers are set to repair damage from the 2011 earthquake.
Tuesday May 14
Rolling ThunderA , Inc.'s 26th Annual Memorial Day Demonstration ...
This year is the organization's 26 anniversary demonstration in support of POW/MIA and veterans' issues.
Tuesday May 14
Robert Reich: "Cynicism is a self-fulfilling prophecy"
Martin Luther King Jr. acknowledges the crowd at the Lincoln Memorial for his "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington on Aug.
Mon May 13, 2013
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Hundreds of motorcyclists arrive in Rancho Cucamonga for ride to D.C.
Hundreds of veterans will be in Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga on Wednesday to begin the 25th annual Run for the Wall motorcycle ride to Washington D.C. to honor military POWs and those missing and killed in action.
The Daily SuperHero
Captain America: the Winter Soldier to Feature National Memorials During Washington D.C. Shoot
Marvel Studios has packed their belongings and boarded a jet to spend this week at the nation's capital to shoot scenes for next year's Captain America: The Winter Soldier .
Sun May 12, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
Alabama Voices: Hats off to Lee High School educators
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week May 6-12, we wanted to celebrate our tight-knit team of educators at Lee High School and share our gratitude for the collective work that has contributed to the growth and learning of students and teachers alike.
Sat May 11, 2013
West Caldwell Boy Scouts Travel to Tomb of Unknown Soldier
Boy Scout Troop 9 of West Caldwell traveled to Washington, D.C., in April to place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
The Sampson Independent
Harry C. Tatum, 90
Mr. Harry "Carl" Tatum, 90, of Washington, D.C., formerly of Sampson County, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C. The funeral will be held on Tuesday, May 14, at 11 a.m. at Israel Baptist Church, Washington, D.C. Burial will be in Fort Lincoln Memorial Garden in Washington, D.C. Harry is survived by his wife, ... (more)
Fri May 10, 2013
Portland Honor Flight prepares for next D.C. trip for WWII veterans, seeks more
At left, World War II veterans Hayes Bickford and Don Foelker, both of Hillsboro, stand before the Lincoln Memorial on a 2011 Honor Flight trip to Washington, D.C. A contingent of 24 veterans made the trip, which included tours in D.C. on air-conditioned buses with stops at all of the war memorials and other sites.
Wed May 08, 2013
Bangor Daily News
Hampden Academy, John Bapst students win Penobscot County Bar Association contest
A junior at Hampden Academy and a freshman at John Bapst Memorial High School were the first-place winners in the Penobscot County Bar Association's annual Law Day essay and poster contest.
Tue May 07, 2013
Northern Michigan News
Patriots Choir to represent Cadillac in Washington D.C.
You can see it in their eyes when they talk about it, and you can hear it in their voices when they sing.
Mon May 06, 2013
Hockey playing Battaglia brothers win 'The Amazing Race' grand prize of $1 million
Father and son, David, left, and Connor O'Leary, competed in "The Amazing Race" until David's leg injury forced them to withdraw.
Fri May 03, 2013
Celebrating Pete Seeger, America's Troubadour, on his 94th Birthday
Pete Seeger at the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., Jan.
Nation's push toward equality for all isn't over yet
This year, the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association's Law Day focused on two important anniversaries: The 150th anniversary of the issuance of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. It was no mistake King made his famous ... (more)
Thu May 02, 2013
Elise Doganieri: The Amazing Race Finale: Coming Back Home
While we love sending The Amazing Race contestants around the globe to experience and celebrate a multitude of cultures, landmarks, and to interact with fascinating people all over the world, it's always nice to come home where we always finish the race in the U.S.. In the finale episode, our contestants flew from Ireland to our nation's capital, ... (more)
Wed May 01, 2013
North Adams: Chili cook off to benefit leadership conference nominees
A chili cook off will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3, at the American Legion to support Isabel Lescarbeau and Erin Marceau, students at Sullivan School, who have been nominated for the Junior National Young Leadership Conference to be held in Washington, D.C., this summer.
Law Day Special Section
Reflections on equality are especially fitting this year, the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Whitmore Park plaque to remember those who marched on Washington in 1963
She stood with her husband, peanut butter sandwiches and homemade signs in hand, at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial, and she was mesmerized as she listened to the Rev.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Patients advised: Express treatment wishes in advance
The World War II memorial, which lies between the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument, opened to the public on April 29, 2004, on the Mall in Washington.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
AOL City Guide
Crowne Plaza Hamilton
Set within walking distance of major Washington, D.C. attractions, including the White House, this hotel blends the charm of the 1920s with many of today's modern amenities, including wireless internet.