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John F. Kennedy

The civil rights leader Martin Luther KIng (C) waves to supporters 28 August 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC (Washington Monument in background) during the 'March on Washington'. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

2013 IN REVIEW: Civil Rights Movement Turns 50

The tumultuous year of 1963 included the March on Washington, Dr. King’s historic speech, and the assassination of Pres. Kennedy.

12/26/2013

(The administration offices of Kennedy Health System are located in Voorhees, NJ.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

JFK Assassination, 50 Years Later: Slain President Still Widely Memorialized

In South Jersey, one of the best known uses of the name “Kennedy” is the Kennedy Health System.

11/19/2013

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50 Years Later, New Book Marks 1963 As A Most Pivotal Year in US History

Ask someone about the most important year of the tumultuous ’60s and it’ll probably come down to either 1963 or 1968. But author Byron Williams has made his choice.

10/19/2013

(Marcia Gay Harden and Zac Efron star in "Parkland.")

Movie Review: ‘Parkland’

It’s a witness-to-history drama about the immediate aftermath of the JFK assassination and the events of the next four days.

10/03/2013

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Appreciating Teachers

Who was your favorite teacher? Let the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News know during Teacher Appreciation Week.

05/06/2013

(Phillies fans at Nationals Park in Washington, DC, on May 6th.  Credit: Greg Fiume/ Getty Images)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Taking Back, Not Giving It Back

The Washington Nationals are trying to keep Phillies fans out of their ballpark, even as the District of Columbia is trying to get Delaware Valley tourists to visit there.

05/10/2012

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Peace Corps Turns 50 Years Old

Current participation in the Peace Corps is far from its founders’ 100,000-volunteer vision.

03/01/2011

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35th President Available ‘On Demand’

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library has entered into a partnership with Comcast to salute the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the Kennedy Presidency.

01/31/2011