Daily Archives: May 6, 2012

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum hosting War of 1812 bicentennial exhibit

May 03, 2012 By Andrew Barksdale Staff writerA Fayetteville museum is recognizing America’s bicentennial of the War of 1812 with a new exhibit downtown. Story panels, a cannonball replica and 200-year-old artifacts, such as an Irish silver teapot and an … Continue reading

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Crosby, Stills and Nash to boost Erie celebration

May 6, 2012 12:20 am Keith Srakocic The U.S. Brig Niagara, the official flagship of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is seen in dock at the Erie Maritime Museum in Erie, Pa. By Virginia Linn¬†/¬†Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The celebration of the 200th … Continue reading

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Q&A: Resurrecting history – in regency dress

By MEGAN BURKE The Recorder and Times MEGAN BURKE The Recorder and Times Alicia Wanless takes a break to admire the South Nation River that runs alongside the Spencerville Mill. The break is well deserved as Wanless takes on the … Continue reading

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Our view: Why Perry 200 should make us proud

The Erie Times-News. May 6, 2012 People in Put-in-Bay are pumped up. So are the residents of Niagara-on-the-Lake. From Ohio to Ontario, those who live along our shores are ready for a two-year commemoration of the War of 1812 and … Continue reading

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