Last week I noted a letter describing George Washington’s Presidential visit to Lexington in 1789. And I said it looked like a fake. Polly Kienle of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum helpfully commented on that post confirming that young Sarah Munroe didn’t write that letter. Show More Summary
The City just sent out this press release… Decatur,Ga. – Last night, the Decatur City Commission unanimously adopted a resolution outlining their full and active support for the purchase of the Historic Scottish Rite Hospital property in Oakhurst by the Decatur Downtown Development Authority (DDA). The DDA will purchase the property from current owner Progressive […]
The Richards Group today is launching the first-ever brand campaign in the 93-year history of the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC). Entitled “Moments” the campaign celebrates happy moments in the lives of several real TSRHC patients made possible by the hospital. Show More Summary
The Scottish Rite of Freemasons, observed on 16th Street, NW, D.C.: A statue of a deceased member–some dude named George:
On Saturday, 7 June, the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library in Lexington will host a lecture by David Bosse, Librarian and Curator of Maps at Historic Deerfield, on “Map and Chart Publishing in Boston in the Eighteenth Century.” For most of the century, Boston’s market for maps wasn’t big enough to support full-time professionals. Show More Summary
The Guess?-founding Marciano brothers announced nearly a year ago to turn the lovely Scottish Rite Masonic Temple in Koreatown into a private art museum, meaning these just-revealed drawings might be the only...
James Joyce pub will soon have a new owner [Decaturish] City asked to join Scottish Rite lawsuit [Decaturish] Decatur property tax bill now available online [Decatur Tax Blog] Decatur Earth Day parade is back and pirate themed [Decatur Minute] Atlanta most sprawling big metro in U.S. [Atlanta Magazine] New additions bolster Krog Street Market’s roster […]
The Scottish Rite Museum and Library in Lexington, also known as the National Heritage Museum, or formerly the Museum of Our National Heritage, has some intriguing talks mapped out for the spring.In particular, this Saturday there will be a talk on Col. Show More Summary
The Community Center of South Decatur sent in this open letter to DM this morning… An Open Letter from The Community Center of South Decatur (The Solarium) to the Decatur Community The news that the former Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital property is up for sale has prompted the board of the Community Center of South Decatur […]
The landmark site in Oakhurst is up for sale for the first time since it was restored and revived years ago. Adams Realty sent this email around yesterday… This message is going out to absolutely everyone that I have ever emailed. It is just not possible to be any more excited about a new listing […]
Legendary guitarist Steve Hackett brought his sold out Genesis Revisited Tour to the Scottish Rite Theater in Collingswood N.J. Sunday night. The venue is less than 15 minutes from Philadelphia, so it’s no surprise his shows sell out consistently in this region. The area was one of the first to embrace the progressive rock movement in the early ’70s, [...]
Late last month, Guess?-founding brothers Maurice and Paul Marciano announced they'd bought the beautiful Scottish Rite Masonic Temple on Wilshire and planned to turn it into a private art museum. Boo! Lame! Let us in! It's possible that could happen,...
"No Name #1: A Celebration of the Life and Music of Elliott Smith" made its way to Austin on Friday night, selling out the Scottish Rite Theater and treating fans to a to a two and a half-hour set of the prolific songwriter's tunes. [ more › ]
Maurice and Paul Marciano of the Guess Inc. jeans empire paid $8 million for the Millard Sheets-designed venue. They plan to renovate and use it to collect their art, with occasional public showings.
Well, it seems that the beautiful Scottish Rite Masonic Temple on Wilshire, more or less vacant since the mid-nineties, will be revived, but it'll be about as public as it was under...
Wed., May 15 The Solarium at Historic Scottish Rite Wed., May 15, 6 p.m. Go Eat Give: Destination Kenya Enjoy authentic Kenyan food, music and culture. Hear from keynote speaker Kelly Campbell, founder of the Village Cooperative.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
From : oakhurstjazznights.com Hundreds of jazz lovers will be headed to Oakhurst and picnicking at sunset again in April to enjoy some of the best jazz artists in the southeast. The Oakhurst Neighborhood Association announces another great season of free outdoor jazz concerts this spring, beginning Thursday, April 4.. Show More Summary
Even during an event as schedule-driven as SXSW seems to have become, Amanda Palmer found a way to make something inclusive happen in the broad margins: a 'ninja' gig, put together in a day with help from Twitter and the Blog-o-Sphere which brought together diverse musicians and a decidedly appreciative and mostly non-SXSW crowd. [ more › ]
After fifteen years of friendship and a romantic proposal at a Scottish castle, Laura and John tied the knot in May 2012. Surrounded by family and friends at The Solarium at Old Scottish Rite, their wedding was infused with sentimental details and Scottish charm—a tribute to Laura’s Scottish heritage. Show More Summary
by @griffinshot - Tim Griffin The Residents @ Scottish Rite - 1/31/2013 The Residents have been bringing their art to audiences for more than 40 years, and are currently on the aptly-named Wonder of the Weird Tour. That trek stopped...