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Jamestown Settlement Prepares Colonial Thanksgiving Feast

Jamestown Settlement Prepares Colonial Thanksgiving Feast

Beginning on Thanksgiving Day, the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center in Virginia will demonstrate food preparation in colonial times, from everyday fare to a Thanksgiving feast. Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia is a three-day museum program, Nov. 27-29, 2014, designed to show what the early colonists had to do to get a meal […]

Racial Tweet by Assistant Principal Upset Students and NAACP

Racial Tweet by Assistant Principal Upset Students and NAACP

Students were enraged by a racially influenced tweet sent by Amy Strickland, the assistant principal of Booker T. Washington High School in Norfolk, Virginia. On Monday the students abruptly departed class and began a protest in lieu of a tweet that alluded to young African-American men as a nightmare for Caucasian dads. The post, which has since […]

Illinois Congressman Dies of Lung Cancer

Illinois Congressman Dies of Lung Cancer

Reports coming from Senator Mark Kirk’s chief of staff indicate that Illinois U.S. Representative Phil Crane has died in Virginia. The Illinois Congressman was 84-years-old and the reports says that his death was from lung cancer. The Congressman died at his daughters home Saturday night, surrounded by his family. Chicago suburbs in the far northwest […]

Hannah Graham Remains Identified by Medical Examiner

Hannah Graham Remains Identified by Medical Examiner

The Albemarie County Police Department has just confirmed via Twitter that the medical examiner for the county has just confirmed that the remains found on October 18 are in fact those of 18-year-old Hannah Graham. A student at the University of Virginia, The 18-year-old has not been seen since September 13, and video surveillance of […]

UVA Student Hannah Graham: Who is Chief of Police Tim Longo?

UVA Student Hannah Graham: Who is Chief of Police Tim Longo?

Ever since UVA student Hannah Graham went missing on Sept. 13, Timothy Longo, chief of police in Charlottesville, Virginia, has been at the forefront in press conferences and in leading searches to find the 18-year-old college student. After the recent finding of human remains, Longo described the phone call to Graham’s parents as “difficult.” Across […]

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