Daily Archives: August 3, 2012

History comes alive during Annual War of 1812 weekend

myabc50.com Reported by: Holly Boname Print Story Published: 8/02 History will come to life over the weekend in Sackets Harbor as the historical War of 1812 is filled with re-enactors and events. On Saturday, August 4th, troops will gather for … Continue reading

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Annual War of 1812 Weekend

wwnytv.com By Craig Thornton Aug 2, 2012 Experience War of 1812 living history events at the Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site on Saturday August 4th and Sunday August 5.th See re-enactors camped in the Site’s Memorial Tree Grove from … Continue reading

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War of 1812 exhibit comes to New Brunswick

Posted: Aug 2, 2012 The 1812 on Tour exhibit will travel the country for the next three years. (Parks Canada) Parks Canada is marking the bicentennial of the War of 1812 with a travelling tent exhibit that has made its … Continue reading

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Navy ships invade in time for air, water show

Associated Press Members of the Navy Lima Lime Flight Team take a practice flight over Gary, Ind. By Jackie Loohauis-Bennett of the Journal Sentinel Aug. 2, 2012 U.S. Coast Guard Jeff Ryan (left) of the U.S. Coast Guard and Devon … Continue reading

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Sackets Harbor prepares for War of 1812 weekend

watertowndailytimes.com By GORDON BLOCK TIMES STAFF WRITER FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 2012 SACKETS HARBOR — The village will hold its War of 1812 weekend as the nation celebrates the bicentennial of the conflict’s beginning. “People all over are really going to … Continue reading

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