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  • Colonial Williamsburg displays George Washington in diverse portraits

    Colonial Williamsburg displays George Washington in diverse portraits
    If you ever wanted to look the most indispensable Founding Father in the eye, this might be a good time. With the recent acquisition of an iconic Gilbert Stuart portrait — plus the timely loan of a much earlier landmark likeness — Colonial...
  • Check out these facts about Lehigh Valley Top Workplaces

    Check out these facts about Lehigh Valley Top Workplaces
    • Arcadia Hospice arranges limo rides to casinos, weddings in a nursing home and recordings of loved ones' voices. • Arts Academy Charter School, a middle school serving Grades 5 through 8 in Salisbury Township, has had students perform at...
  • New US Archives exhibit offers contrasting views on alcohol

    While many things have changed throughout American history, alcohol has remained a constant from the earliest European settlers. Now the National Archives is exploring the nation's long history with booze. An exhibit opening Friday offers visitors a look...
  • Robert E. Lee embraces Virginia at the expense of the country he loved in 'The Man Who Would Not Be Washington'

    "The Man Who Would Not Be Washington: Robert E. Lee's Civil War and His Decision that Changed American History" by Jonathan Horn; Scribner (384 pages, $28) Secession was treason, Robert E. Lee wrote to his oldest son in January 1861, shortly before...
  • A sampling of editorials from around New York

    The New York Daily News on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's policy regarding deletion of emails. March 2. As state attorney general, Andrew Cuomo saw for himself how helpful emails could be in exposing truth and bringing wrongdoers to justice. Incriminating...
  • George Washington U. opens $275M science, engineering hall

    George Washington University has opened a massive new Science and Engineering Hall, representing its aspirations to become a major research university. The $275 million hall formally opened Wednesday. Totaling 500,000 square feet, the new hall is the...
  • Clinton's private email use ran counter to Obama's records push, experts say

    WASHINGTON Hillary Clinton's use of a personal email account while she was secretary of state may not have broken the law, but it exposed her to hacking and ran counter to the Obama administration's policy of preserving electronic records. Security...
  • Florida travel calendar, Feb. 27-March 1

    Florida travel calendar, Feb. 27-March 1
    Grant: The 49th Annual Grant Seafood Festival serves up the bounty of the sea Feb. 28-March 1. In addition to seafood delicacies, the festival features entertainment and crafts exhibits from more than 100 artists at 4580 First St. Festival hours are 9 a....
  • Obama must be clear: War on extremism is a war on violent Islamism

    Obama must be clear: War on extremism is a war on violent Islamism
    Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar — and sometimes it's not. I couldn't help thinking of Sigmund Freud's purported quote as I listened to President Obama talk recently about terrorism and as I watched the White House and State Department...
  • Obama weighs college tuition as a president and a dad

    Obama weighs college tuition as a president and a dad
    He's getting sappy on college campuses, wringing his hands about his tuition savings plan and waxing nostalgic about his own years as an undergraduate. President Obama is hurtling toward a deadline that looms over him much like the end of his time in...
  • Would you want a college drop-out in the White House?

    OK, here goes. I've no doubt that this column will probably generate more hate mail than any other I've written, much of it from my own friends. Maybe even my wife. But I'll say it right up front: I would not vote for any candidate for president, Democrat...