More are being taken down every day.
On Saturday, folks came to celebrate the life of a man who, despite all the odds, had made a name for himself and the city they all loved. [ more › ]
Three plaques commemorating Confederate soldiers were removed Friday morning from Riverfront Park in downtown Daytona Beach, less than a day after Mayor Derrick Henry told a [Daytona] News-Journal reporter that such memorials should be removed from city property. Show More Summary
On August 11, 1866 the ship Nellie Chapin set sail from Jonesport, Maine to Jaffa (which is now Tel-Aviv, Israel). Reverend George J. Adams, a charismatic man with a slightly shady past and drunken tendencies, led a group of Christian...Show More Summary
A couple of days ago, we watched with heartbreak as Susan Bro, mother of Charlottesville activist Heather Heyer, spoke at a memorial service for her daughter. She spoke to the fact that she wanted her daughter's death to count for something,...Show More Summary
A savage attack on a counter-protester during Saturday’s violent “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia evoked memories of the ugliest days of the civil rights movement, an original Freedom Rider said Monday. Read moremail this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The email arrived a few days ago from a reader with the simple subject line, “you were right.” For a moment, before opening the email, I scanned my memory banks for any reminder of having engaged in a debate, dispute, discussion, or disagreement with the sender of the email. Show More Summary
Lidia, Regional Manager, YogaWorks and Yoga Tree & Gabriel, Assistant General Manager, Neiman Marcus Rotunda Sum-up of the wedding vibe: A day filled with love, laughter, and memories to last a lifetime! Planned Budget: $20,000 Actual...Show More Summary
Days after the events in Charlottesville, the National Parks Service quietly changed its description of Arlington House, the Virginia mansion that Congress formally named in honor of the Confederate general.
The eight-time All-Star shares some memories from his playing days. The post Dikembe Mutombo on His Rookie Year and the 2001 All-Star Game appeared first on SLAMonline.
Due to our hectic schedules and crazy office hours, we tend to forget our day to day errands. Being organized is all it takes to remember the important tasks but who in this real world is a perfect man or a woman to have a memory like a computer. Show More Summary
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) has added his name to a growing list of public officials in state governments encouraging the removal of Confederate statues and memorials throughout the South. Late in the day on Wednesday McAuliffe...Show More Summary
The dream of the aughts is alive at a new art exhibit in Brooklyn. Behold the boozy, breakdown-fueled world of “Nicole Richie’s 2007 Memorial Day BBQ.”
Remember the glow of those early summer days when restlessness called to you beyond the school gates? Recall those days, full of experiences that defined your youth, bathed in the magic hour sunset of memory. Perhaps, like Nicole Kidman, you ducked into a theater and saw a film you shouldn't have seen. Show More Summary
Just days after losing her daughter to a Nazi in a car, Heather Heyer's mother, Susan Bro, offered this eulogy at her memorial service. It's not hard to see where Heyer got her passion. I don't think I would have the strength to do what...Show More Summary
The graffiti appeared to say "f--- law."
Imagine starting your morning off with a round of golf and then ending your day with a fun evening of bowling. The 20th annual Kelly Osborn Casino Bowling Memorial Fundraiser will be held Saturday, Sept. 2 at Fountain Bowl, 17110 Brookhurst St. Kelly, the daughter of Dave Osborn, Fountain Bowl’s co-president, was killed in an automobile accident in Kelly, […]
My town is undergoing the wettest August in memory, or at least since I began growing a garden. Too many days I've skipped my morning walk, because it takes some special circumstances to be happy while getting soaked. Movies are great for illustrating special circumstances, though. Show More Summary
One civil rights group blames Trump for creating an "incubator of hate." A civil rights group has accused President Donald Trump of creating an “incubator of hate” after a Holocaust memorial in Boston was vandalized for the second time in two months on Monday. Show More Summary
A toxicology report shows Tiger Woods had multiple drugs in his system—including painkillers and sleep medications—when he was arrested on suspicion of DUI on Memorial Day in Florida. The report released Monday shows Woods had apparently taken painkillers with brand names Vicodin and Dilaudid and sleep and anxiety...