Daily Archives: May 25, 2012

Who were the winners, losers in War of 1812?

May 24, 2012 By John Curry John Curry, Metroland Lynn Martin, left, of Stittsville is with her brother Ron Dale, dressed in period costume, who was the guest speaker at the May meeting of the Goulbourn Township Historical Society last … Continue reading

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Ring The Bells For 1812

2012-05-25 The Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, is working to spread the word about the upcoming celebration of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812. The community is encouraged to participate . … Continue reading

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Remembering America’s second war of independence

May 24, 2012 ANDOVER, Mass. – It has been 200 years since the war of 1812, but its impact still rings out today through the words of our National Anthem. This Memorial Day, the town of Andover, Mass., will pay … Continue reading

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Still Seeking Mr. Darcy? He might be in Spencerville, breaking a Guinness World Record

Waiting Mr. Darcy? Look for him at the Heritage Fair in Spencerville, Ontario June 1-3. English country dancing, gentlemen in Red Coats, and rowdy 1812 elections are all part of this unique event. Why just watch a reenactment when you … Continue reading

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Fleet Week New York 2012 to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

MarketWatch.com ADVISORY, May 24, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — What: U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and coalition allies will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in honor of the 25th anniversary of Fleet Week in New York City … Continue reading

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War of 1812 veterans honored in bicentennial year

5/24/2012 – West Side Leader By Kathleen Folkerth   William Wetmore Chapter Daughters of 1812 members Sandy Dixson, of Cuyahoga Falls, and Marilyn Mazzarella and Claire Lucas, both of Stow, are shown from left as they pick up War of … Continue reading

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War of 1812 bicentennial sites, events all over US

Aurora Sentinel By BETH J. HARPAZ, AP Travel Editor 05/24/12 NEW YORK — Pity the War of 1812. Its bicentennial is at hand and events are planned for all over North America, from Canada and the Great Lakes to the … Continue reading

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