Want to explore some of the most historic sites in U.S. history? Check out this list of the top civil war sites in Virginia from Carlo DeVito, author of “Mrs. Lee’s Rose Garden.”
There are a number of memorial events happening on Patriot Day where you can reflect and remember those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001.
Roadside memorials present legal issues for townships which have begun to regulate them, for one thing because it uses public land for a private purpose, often religious in nature.
While the people who create roadside memorials do so with the best intentions, they may not realize that they are using public land for a private purpose – one of several unintended consequences such displays present.
Planting a tree or shrub for a friend, colleague or family member who has died is a simple act that can help turn some of your sadness into solace.