Photo: Kevin Mazur Archive 1 / WireImage Last week, the Washington State Department of Archeology and Historic Preservation announced that the one-and-a-half-storey house in Aberdeen, where Kurt Cobain lived from 1968 to 1984, had been officially approved for inclusion in its “Heritage Register” of buildings of cultural significance. Current homeRead More →

MIAMI (WSVN) – Fire crews battled fierce flames at a century-old home in Miami’s Shenandoah neighborhood that has been designated a historic landmark, and for community members, the damage it sustained really touched the home. . City of Miami Fire Rescue Units responded to the scene of the fire nearRead More →

Leevy’s Funeral Home is booming after more than 90 years in business. The family-owned business is located on the corner of downtown Taylor and Gregg Streets, near Columbia’s historic Waverly district and nearly a mile northeast of the Statehouse, since 1928, first as a station- service, then as a morgue.Read More →

The Elk City Wagon Road Celebration is an annual event taking place this year July 17-18 in Clearwater. This is the year of the 30th anniversary of Wagon Road Days. Activities include a parade, quilts and vendors show, lunch, raffles, historical presentation, old-fashioned gospel hour, and a variety musical showRead More →

[Sun Gazette Newspapers provides content to, but otherwise is unaffiliated with, InsideNoVa or Rappahannock Media LLC.] After reopening its museum to the public on the country’s 245th birthday, leaders of the Arlington Historical Society are now planning to complete a complete renovation and reinvent the facility in time for the country’sRead More →

The journey from Castle Rock to Johnston’s Ridge Observatory now comes with a personal guide, as the Cowlitz County Historical Society launched an audio tour called “Journey to Johnston Ridge” on Friday. “I’m very excited,” said Cowlitz County Historical Museum director Joseph Govednik. “It’s an opportunity to provide something uniqueRead More →

All of these guys have the ability – with the right amount of marketing and promotions – to turn a small town museum like Wagoner’s museum into a national treasure. Furnas, who works for Halsey, said the museum’s flair, coupled with its exclusive exhibits of musical and historical content, isRead More →