Virginia City Celebrates Art at St. Mary’s Art & Retreat Center

Virginia City Celebrates Art at St. Mary’s Art & Retreat Center

Last Friday, Virginia City residents were treated to a wine and hors d’oeuvres reception at the historic St. Mary’s Art & Retreat Center.  The Center was celebrating a selection of artists to display and sell their art for the next two months when another event will be hosted to welcome other artists. The beautiful historic […]

Kenton Cool Scales Mount Everest Scaled for the Eleventh Time

Kenton Cool Scales Mount Everest Scaled for the Eleventh Time

Mount Everest is the world’s highest mountain with a peak of 8,848 metres (29,029 ft.) above sea level.  British mountaineer Kenton Cool has conquered Mt Everest for a record-breaking 11th time. Mt. Everest is located in the Himalayas, on the border between China and Nepal.  The expanse of mountains include neighboring peaks, Lhotse, 8,516 m […]

Battle of Britain German Solo Bomber

This morning divers began operations to reclaim a WWII German Dornier 17 bomber. The remains were spotted initially in 2008 by divers at Goodwin Sands, off the coast of Kent in southeast England. The plane was later verified to be a German Dornier 17 by sonar scan. The aircraft is the only Dornier bomber to […]