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7:03 PM / Sunday July 12, 2020

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Delaware, “A Small Wonder” part one

May 29, 2012

Delaware is a mere 96-miles long, 36-miles wide at its widest point, is comprised of only three counties. While Delaware’s colonial history largely follows the trajectory of the other 12 Colonies it has stories that are stunningly unique and the footprints of these tales can be traced from Claymont to Fenwick Island.

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Maryland and the War of 1812 (Part Two)

May 21, 2012

President James Madison sent a war message to Congress on June 1, 1812 listing reasons for the necessity of declaring war on Great Britain. Chief among the reasons was the fact that “British cruisers have been in the continued practice of violating the American flag on the great highway of nations…

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Revolution in the Lehigh Valley

May 13, 2012

Lehigh Valley was considered the frontier and as such it was a place for those with an independent nature and a sense of self-reliance. This year the valley is celebrating the 200th anniversary of its settlement and it continues to be a place with a remarkable culture…

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Pocohanne, part two

May 6, 2012

The only real question regarding a vacation in the Poconos is when to go because each season has something special to offer and the scenery is always spectacular. The 2,400-sq. mile Pocono Mountain region is made up of four counties, Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne, in northeast Pennsylvania.

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Budget-friendly honeymoon destinations

April 23, 2012

After stressing out over the wedding location, the food, the guest list, the dress, the hair, the colors, the music and making five seating charts, your reward is to be whisked away for the best vacation of your life with your new better half.

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Maryland and the War of 1812 (Part One)

April 15, 2012

Maryland, named in honor of King Charles I’s queen Henrietta Maria, became the sixth of the 13 original colonies in 1634. It achieved its nickname, “The Old Line State,” during the American Revolution from Washington himself.

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Pocohanne

April 9, 2012

The 2,400-sq. mile Pocono Mountain region is made up of four counties, Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne, in northeastern Pennsylvania. There are hundreds of lakes, 261-miles of trails and numerous nationally recognized sites and parks.

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Uniquely Manhattan!

April 2, 2012

Spring is the time when people begin to travel and to plan their summer trips and no matter what your income level everyone’s goal is that special vacation that will linger in the memory and bring a smile long after you have returned home

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