Anna Ella Carroll was a feminist ahead of her time. Published June 26 2011
Civil War era documents, letters, military papers and other family heirlooms are being digitally copied for inclusion into the statewide Legacy Project. Published June 22 2011
The premiere of “Mosby’s Combat Operations” will take place on Sunday, June 19, 2011 at the Cinema Arts Theater in Fairfax, Virginia. Published June 16 2011
A Civil War battle reenactment will be held at the Vienna Community Center on Saturday June 18 just one of the many activities planned for this coming weekend! Published June 15 2011
The use of gas filled air balloons as a war aid at the Air & Space Museum on Saturday June 11 as part of Civil War Sesquicentennial events. Published June 10 2011
Confederate Civil War veteran James Hanger's lasting contribution. Published June 8 2011
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. An evil soul producing holy witness, is like a villain with a smiling cheek. William Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice Published June 5 2011
Every war has its “firsts.” First shot fired, first battle won, first death and the like. The Civil War is no different - the first officer to be killed was a Virginian, John Quincy Marr. Published June 4 2011
The History Channel’s second segment last night, on “Lee and Grant,” was an improvement over the less than sterling first part entitled “Gettysburg.” Published June 1 2011
Martha Boltz is a frequent contributor to the long running Civil War features in The Washington Times America At War feature in the print and online editions. She has been a regular contributor to the original Civil War Page and ...Read More
Contributions to the Communities Sports desk from readers.
Oxbow, with him long time winning jockey Gary Stevens, pulled out his most spectacular win in the 138th Preakness Stakes.
Some say Orb is a shoo-in, but not if Departing and Mylute have anything to say about it.
Kyle Love, defensive tackle for the Patriots, was released just days after finding out that he has diabetes.
Orb should take the second jewel in the Triple Crown with ease on Saturday.
Happiness is attainable. Morning to night. I love to teach, deal with folks that have an issue and really wish to tackle it and write.
How does our 50th state view D.C. politics?
Political centrist who tells it like it is
"Critical thinking is thinking about your thinking while you're thinking in order to make your thinking better." - Dr. Richard Paul
Life lessons, adventures, people places and observations as I undertake my personal quest to travel to 100 or more countries before I die.