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1889 – BOSTON’S ITALIAN COMMUNITY ORGANIZES AID FOR JOHNSTOWN FLOOD VICTIMS

Man-Made and Natural Disaster - Awareness, Preparedness, Resiliency. Historic US Occurrences - On May 31, 1889, the South Fork Dam on Pennsylvania’s Little Conemaugh River broke. 16 million tons of water spilled over the dam and swept towards Johnstown, Pennsylvania, 14 miles downstream. On its way downstream, the deluge picked…
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Celebrate Presidents’ Day Week at the JFK Library with Family-Friendly Activities and New Centennial Stamp

Inaugural Address of John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States. Washington, DC 20 January 1961. Please credit "U. S. Army Signal Corps photograph in the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston". BOSTON – The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum will offer several family-oriented activities and programs throughout…
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Nation: Patriots Show Strong Honor at Presidents Day Parade

  Special Report via Patriots Strong .com – Trenton, NJ: Patriots parade through the New Jersey Capitol Historic District on Presidents Day 2017. The Hon. R. Mitchell Bush, General President of the Society of the Sons of the Revolution, speaks about honoring the Presidential position and the Presidents, at the Masonic…
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Let’s Not Forget that Government Should be about helping all the people, not just some of the people – Mayor Menino

The headstone of Thomas Menino reads - Let's Not Forget that Government Should be about helping all the people, not just some of the people. Thomas Michael Menino (December 27, 1942 – October 30, 2014) was an American politician who served as the 53rdMayor of Boston, Massachusetts from 1993 to…
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Boston Marathon Responder Chief Camilla Retires

VIA STATENISLANDSTRONG .COM Staten Island, NY: Coast Guard explosives detection dog Chief Camilla retires after 10 years with the Maritime Safety and Security Team New York. Chief Camilla worked 35 National Special Security events, the Coast Guard said. She was also the only Coast Guard dog to respond to the Boston Marathon…
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