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Abraham Lincoln

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  • Community news for Jewett City edition

    Academy of the Holy Family event BALTIC – A Spring Craft Fair, featuring handmade craft items, will be held on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., outdoors under tents, weather permitting, at the Academy of the Holy Family, 54 West Main St....
  • Community news for Putnam edition

    Lincoln train ride NORWICH - "Ride the Rails with Abe Lincoln" train ride on the Providence & Worcester Railroad on Saturday, May 16. Boarding at either Norwich or Putnam, the train leaves Norwich at 8:30 a.m. and Putnam at 11 a.m. Howard Wright will...
  • Here & Now for April 23

    Here & Now for April 23
    Entertainment in Lake County including concerts, festivals, performances and more. Antioch Celebration: Vigneto del Bino Vineyard and Winery will hold a wine-tasting celebration from noon to 5 p.m. April 26, 42150 N. Crawford Road. Celebrate their new...
  • Family destinations: Lincoln funeral anniversary offers history lessons

    Family destinations: Lincoln funeral anniversary offers history lessons
    One-hundred fifty years ago our nation was numb. President Lincoln had been assassinated. He died on April 15, 1865, and his body was en route to its resting place. To honor this great man and his legacy at the 150th anniversary of his death, many...
  • The Sun's southern sympathies

    The Sun's southern sympathies
    The Sun's editorial-writing forebears were wrong about President Abraham Lincoln, but their errors extended far beyond the president ("The Sun and President Lincoln," April 17). In the early 1860s, the Sun showed it was not only sympathetic to the...
  • Community news for Killingly edition

    Anti-bullying sessions BROOKLYN – Thanks to a grant from The Community Foundation – Northeast Connecticut Women & Girls Fund, The Arc Quinebaug Valley has been offering Anti-Bullying sessions taught by Master Instructor Mike Bogdanski and...
  • Presidential historian speaks at Broward College

    Presidential historian speaks at Broward College
    World-renowned presidential historian and author Doris Kearns Goodwin discussed American presidents and leadership lessons of history at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale on April 15 as one of five speakers in the Broward...
  • Inside Illinois' crumbling governor mansion

    Inside Illinois' crumbling governor mansion
    Inside the Executive Mansion, plaster fell from the ceilings, black mold took root in the basement and rainwater seeped into the Lincoln bedroom so often that workers draped tarps over the furniture and put a white plastic bucket beside the bed to catch...
  • On the trail of Lincoln's assassination

    On the trail of Lincoln's assassination
    One hundred and fifty years ago this week, an embittered Maryland-born actor, frustrated over Robert E. Lee's recent surrender to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House, Va., and determined to avenge the Confederate cause, shot a bullet into the...
  • Students tell story of Lincoln, Civil War on class quilt

    A fourth-grade class at Elmwood School recently shared their research on former President Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War era with fellow students. Jamie Kanas' fourth-grade class met in the school's new cafeteria on April 15, the 150th anniversary...
  • Lincoln would be saddened by Republican Party

    The Tribune’s April 12 editorial “Lincoln and Chicago” (News) was both moving and informative. I hadn’t known that when President Abraham Lincoln publicly advocated for the right to vote for black Americans John Wilkes Booth...