Robert Stover accompanied his master when he went off to fight for southern independence. Bob served as a teamster. As Robert and Samuel were returning from Virginia, they were captured by the Union army at Fall Branch in March of 1865. Equally important was Pennsylvania during the Civil War and the following years as a bastion of industry and agriculture. The state remained a hub of commerce and mechanization until the deindustrialization of the 1960s and 1970s stripped away the lifeblood of many communities. Shaped by geography, altered by various pioneers, fueled by industry, forged by war, and remade through innovation, the state’s tale is a microcosm of the American story..
Some of the Tampa Bay Lightning players have noticed a refreshing difference with coach Guy Boucher. Knowing he better get his club to the post season this spring or face consequences, the talk is Boucher has changed his approach and is trying to cater to veterans more. Good idea because many believed before the season that Boucher would be the first coach fired .
Das Genre der Newsgames ist noch ziemlich brandneu. Schaut man in den kleinen Aufsatz (PDF) von Jon Burton von 2005 kann man sehen, dass sich in den letzten fnf Jahren nicht dramatisch viel getan hat. News based games are still in their infancy, but they have the potential to add deep context to news stories and engage with news consumers who are looking for more interactive and entertaining ways to connect to the news..
Trading of the Silphium plant became such an integral part of the economy of the city of Cyrene, where the plant was grown, that the government decided to place a picture of the plant’s seed on its coins. From there, the symbol is just believed to have caught on with the two lobed icon even showing up centuries later on stained glass panes in the Catholic Church. No matter where it originated, the heart symbol is here to stay and presenting a special someone one with a heart shaped locket is a surefire way to express your love to them..
The BC SPCA is asking pet guardians to be sensitive to migrating shorebirds and nesting birds this spring. Dogs running off leash on beaches and tidal flats often rouse flocks of shorebirds, who then swirl in circles looking for another quiet place to land. While the birds may not be hurt directly, the harm done to them is indirect.
Together, Bergdoll and Martin transformed the Buell Center’s inquiry into “Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream,” which runs at MoMA through July 30. The centerpiece of the show is a series of proposals for five American suburbs, created over more than a year by architects chosen by Martin and Bergdoll. The show’s underpinning is The Buell Hypothesis,a book written by Martin and center colleagues Leah Meisterlin and Anna Kenoff.