Published: 08/12/2022 18:35:17 Modified: 08/12/2022 18:32:03 HATFIELD – With time running out to secure storage space for much of the historic Hatfield Museum collection, including furniture from Smith College founder Sophia Smith, city officials are moving forward with a plan to consolidate items into a mixed-use building on Elm Street.Read More →

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – The “Oregon’s Landmark Legislation” exhibit is open through Sept. 6 at the Deschutes Historical Museum, 129 NW Idaho Avenue in downtown Bend. Oregon has repeatedly led the nation in creating, revising, and implementing laws that shape the quality of life for its citizens. Although Oregon’s innovationsRead More →

Posted on August 2, 2022 | 3:18 p.m. A Fiesta shawl and posters are displayed during Project Fiesta! (Julia McHugh) With the return of Santa Barbara Old Spanish Days Fiesta in 2022, Project Fiesta!, the Santa Barbara Historical Museum‘s annual exhibit that celebrates the traditions of the citywide celebration. DueRead More →

Worthington Park Quilcene 151 Columbia Street WestQuilcene, WA 98376 Event date Friday, August 12, 2022 Event time 17:00 – 20:00 Cost / donation 5 tickets: $20/members $18 – 21 and over Contact Cleone Telling,[email protected] Website https://www.WorthingtonParkQuilcene.org 13th Annual Quilcene Historical Museum Tasting Gala Join us at Worthington Park Quilcene forRead More →

In 1896, Marco Island revealed one of the most important discoveries in the history of American archeology. Smithsonian anthropologist Frank Hamilton Cushing discovered the now famous Key Marco Cat and other 500-1,500 year old artifacts on Key Marco during the famous Pepper-Hearst Archaeological Expedition. These wood and plant fiber artifactsRead More →

Jim Belushi and Dan Aykroyd will perform at the Joliet Area Historical Museum. Inaugural hosts of the Blues Brothers Con Blues Brothers return to Joliet Old Jail for the weekend festival August 19-20 / photo courtesy of the Joliet Historic Area Museum The Joliet Area Historical Museum will host aRead More →

As we celebrate our Independence Day this weekend, the Polk County Historical Museum wants to remind people of our county’s role in the American Revolution. In October 1780, the Overmountain Men from the encampment of Alexander’s Ford played a significant role in the defeat of British Loyalists at Kings Mountain,Read More →

NNA | Updated: June 12, 2022 9:38 p.m. STI Bishkek [Kyrgyzstan]Jun 12 (ANI): State Minister for External Affairs Meenakashi Lekhi visited the “Kyrgyz State Historical Museum” in Bishkek together with Culture Minister Azamat Zhamankulov.“Nice visit to the Kyrgyz State Historical Museum in Bishkek with Culture Minister Azamat Zhamankulov,” Lekhi saidRead More →

A paranormal investigation at the Margate Historical Society picked up a voice identifying “Pat’s” handcuffs. By NANETTE LoBIONDO GALLOWAY MARGATE – A group of paranormal investigators enter a museum… It sounds like a joke, but that’s how members of the Cape Atlantic Paranormal Research Society began their investigation into theRead More →

The Southold Historical Museum is pleased to offer the second episode of the Lighthouse Lecture Series at Horton Point Lighthouse, “Little-Known Aspects of Long Island Maritime History”. The Southold Historical Museum is pleased to offer the second installment of the Lighthouse Lecture Series at Horton Point Lighthouse, “Little-Known AspectsRead More →

Residents of Brazoria County and area will be able to learn about a lesser-known chapter in Texas history. (Courtesy of Brazoria County Historical Museum) Residents of Brazoria County and area will be able to learn about a lesser-known chapter in Texas history. The Brazoria County Historical Museum will host “MarinesRead More →

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated and corrected. The Gregg County Historical Museum has approved four applications to the Texas Historical Commission for state recognition. Former Longview resident Allen McReynolds helped guide marker applications for Trinity Episcopal Church and the 201 Boy Scout Troop hut in Teague Park, asRead More →

Susie Quiroz went swimming on Sunday afternoon over Memorial Day weekend in 2004 and hit her head, causing internal bleeding. She was flown to Tulsa where she underwent surgery and needed several liters of blood. “When she needed blood, he was there for her,” said father Wayne McCombs. McCombs, executiveRead More →

The St. Clair Historical Museum will present a presentation on Prohibition Stories, photos and interviews about local liquor, beer and bootlegging will highlight the St. Clair Historical Museum’s presentation entitled “Bluewater Prohibition; St. Clair River Area Liquor and Bootlegging Stories” May 19-20 at the St. Clair Community Center. “Detroit isRead More →

The St. Clair Historical Museum will present a presentation on Prohibition Stories, photos and interviews about local liquor, beer and bootlegging will highlight the St. Clair Historical Museum’s presentation entitled “Bluewater Prohibition; St. Clair River Area Liquor and Bootleg Stories” May 19-20 at the St. Clair Community Center. “Detroit isRead More →

CANYON, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum has announced that “Objects of Enchantment,” a fairy tale-themed exhibit is now open from May 2022 through August 2023 in the Harrington Gallery. PPHM said the exhibit will examine the theme of light versus dark in commonly displayed fairy tales and shareRead More →