Daily Archives: June 26, 2012

A Legacy Far Beyond the National Anthem

The New York Times ‘1812: A Nation Emerges,’ at National Portrait Gallery Evelyn Hockstein for The New York Times Evelyn Hockstein for The New York Times Evelyn Hockstein for The New York Times Evelyn Hockstein for The New York Times … Continue reading

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Boston Tall Ships Schedule 2012

  Tall ships are coming at the end of the week. Here are some of the highlights. By Chris Orchard June 25, 2012     Tall ships are coming to Boston this Saturday through July 6 to celebrate the USS … Continue reading

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Talk to salute Perry legacy

06/26/2012 Historian to focus on Lake Erie battle site BY ERICA BLAKE BLADE STAFF WRITER One of the area’s most important historical battlefields isn’t one marked by monuments set aside for tours. Instead, the Battle of Lake Erie — thought … Continue reading

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T to boost service, delay weekend commuter rail cuts for War of 1812, July 4 festivities

Posted by Matt Rocheleau  June 25, 2012 The MBTA plans to boost some train and bus service this weekend and on July 4 – including delaying service cuts to three commuter rail lines – as thousands of travelers are expected … Continue reading

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1812 bash an overture for Hub

BostonHerald.com Visitors set to spend $23.6M By Donna Goodison Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Some 824,000 visitors will spend an estimated $23.6 million as Boston celebrates the bicentennial of the War of 1812 during OpSail/Boston Navy Week and hosts its annual … Continue reading

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