Monthly Archives: September 2013

Brown’s Berry Patch Peace Garden receiving designation Saturday

The Daily News Online September 30, 2013 12:21 am   WATERPORT — The Bicentennial Peace Garden located at Brown’s Berry Patch, 14264 Roosevelt Highway, will be officially designated as an Honorary International Peace Garden at a ceremony at 10 a.m. … Continue reading

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Gold Star Mothers deserve a salute for the care they provide

nwitimes.com http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/lake/highland/gold-star-mothers-deserve-a-salute-for-the-care-they/article_b81ca79a-053c-51fc-8a58-1e8092e1f7a5.html By Bill Vargo Times Columnist Right in the middle of our commemoration of the Civil War and the bicentennial of The War of 1812, we find ourselves thinking of still another conflict, one largely lost to history. The … Continue reading

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Detroit museum marking War of 1812 anniversary

Sunday, September 29, 2013 DETROIT (AP) — A museum is celebrating the bicentennial of Detroit’s independence from the British. Sunday marks the 200th anniversary of when the British left the city for the last time on Sept. 29, 1813. The Detroit Historical … Continue reading

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Adam Shoalts – a big hit with his recounting of the War of 1812

Sachem and Glanbrook Gazette Friday, September, 27, 2013 By Lori Maracle Some 30 people gathered at the Dunnville library on Wednesday, September 25 to hear young explorer Adam Shoalts talk about his hero, Sir Isaac Brock, and the War of … Continue reading

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Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial documentary to air Oct. 3

The Beacon Did you miss out on the festivities celebrating the bicentennial of the War of 1812’s Battle of Lake Erie at the beginning of the month? Perhaps you were able to participate and want to relive the spectacle? The … Continue reading

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Fayetteville to host War of 1812 living history re-enactment of 1813 muster

Living history interpreters Brittany Wyatt on side-saddle and Bill Glidden will be among more than 100 taking part in the Camp Blount War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebration in Fayetteville, Tenn., on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. … Continue reading

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The War of 1812, little remembered in the U.S., is celebrated in Canada.

September 2, 2013 By Jan C. Ting Sign In Royal Canadian Mint Royal Canadian Mint The bicentennial of the War of 1812, fought for three years until 1815, is passing with only local commemoration in the United States, although that war … Continue reading

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