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La Salle Tops George Washington From Line, 76-72

Tyreek Duren’s two free throws with two seconds left in the game preserved La Salle’s 76-73 win over George Washington in the Atlantic 10 Conference opener for both schools Thursday night.

01/09/2014

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La Salle Hosts GW In A-10 Opener

The La Salle Explorers will open Atlantic-10 play on Thursday night as they welcome George Washington to Gola Arena.

01/09/2014

Stigall Show Log 1.9.14

Chris covers the political scandal surrounding New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and lane closures on the George Washington Bridge in Ft. Lee. He talks to Christie biographer Bob Ingle, Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey, and Comedian Greg Proops.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/09/2014

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Thousands Watch Actors Recreate Washington’s River Trek

Thousands of people lined the banks of the river Wednesday to watch the 61st reenactment of that historic moment on Christmas Day in 1776.

12/25/2013

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Battlefields With A View: Top 5 N.Y. Wartime Heritage Adventures

Much of America’s story was forged on domestic battlefields. Honor those who died for our freedom with a wartime heritage site visit.

07/01/2013

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Historic Belmont Mansion In Financial Danger As Construction Project Falters

The iconic estate has a history going back to the Revolutionary War, and was a stop on the Underground Railroad. The group that runs the site is suing a contractor over a partially completed addition.

06/20/2013

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Constitution Center Deal Will Bring an Original ‘Bill of Rights’ to Philadelphia

The New York Public Library acquired what is believed to be Pennsylvania’s copy in 1896.

05/22/2013

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Home Run Derby Honors GW High Student Who Died Of Leukemia

Annual Home Run Derby benefits CHOP and honors GW High student who died of Leukemia.

04/16/2013

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Getaway Guide: Valley Forge Park

George Washington would be on familiar ground if he visited his still pristine winter encampment site at nearby Valley Forge. Here’s what you’ll find during a day trip or weekend fling.

04/04/2013

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Philadelphia’s Revolutionary War Museum Readies A Replica Artifact For Publicity

The project is a replica of a type of field tent called a marquee. The original (photo), in which George Washington spent a lot of his time as general of the Revolutionary Army, is in the museum’s collection.

04/01/2013

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Temple Gears Up For A-10 Tournament

Temple comes into the post-season hot, having won seven straight games heading into the A-10 tournament.

03/13/2013

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Philadelphia-Based Architect Hired To Develop Plan For Historic Pa. Park

Pennsylvania’s Historical and Museum Commission has hired a Philadelphia-based architect to develop a long-term plan for Washington Crossing Historic Park in Bucks County.

02/23/2013

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The National Constitution Center Highlights The American Presidency

Presidents Day is next week but this week there’s some hands-on history taking place this week at the National Constitution Center.

02/13/2013

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Celebrating Pecans

February gives you lots of reasons to celebrate pecans.

02/12/2013

(The statue of Don Quixote, at 2nd and Girard.  Photo from Historical Society of Pa.)

Positively Philadelphia: Our City of Little-Known Monuments

You probably pass by works of art honoring famous people every day in this area, and many of them you know. But there are others…

02/10/2013

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