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The State Library Of Pennsylvania Among Top Genealogy Websites In Country

The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced the State Library of Pennsylvania was named one of the best genealogical websites in the country by Family...

House Adopts Heffley Resolution to Reinstate Jim Thorpe as Sole Gold...

A concurrent resolution to reinstate Jim Thorpe as the sole gold medal winner of two 1912 Olympics events was unanimously adopted by the House...

Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission Awards 52 Keystone Historic Preservation Grants

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission has awarded $2.6 million in Keystone Historic Preservation grants to help historical and heritage organizations, museums and local governments...

PHMC and Historical Records Advisory Board Announce Grant Opportunity for Archival...

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) and the Pennsylvania State Historical Records Advisory Board (SHRAB) are now accepting applications for the Historical &...

Official 2020 White House Easter Eggs and Other New Items Coming...

The White House Historical Association will offer the Official 2020 White House Easter Eggs and other Easter items for sale beginning next Thursday, March 12....

Auditor General, Treasurer Invite Public to Celebrate Black History Month

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale and State Treasurer Joe Torsella today invited the public to attend a Black History Month celebration at 11 a.m. on...

American Nostaglia on the Auction Block November 20-21

They clang, they whirr, some play music, and some were designed to pay jackpots, challenge early "gamers," or dispense snacks. These are just some...

Booze Made from Grain Grown on the Gettysburg Battlefield

(positivelypa.com) Ask Yianni Barakos how Mason Dixon Distillery got started and he’ll tell a story that begins long before the craft distillery and restaurant opened...

Rye Whiskey: Tasting Pennsylvania’s Past

(Positivelypa.com)  If you could taste Pennsylvania’s past, what would it taste like? Herman Mihalich, founder of Mountain Laurel Spirits and distiller of Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey, might...

Rare Antique Toys, Banks and Out-Of-This-World Space Toys in Sept. 24-25...

Morphy's next big toy, bank and doll Auction will take place at their gallery at 2000 N Reading Rd in Denver, PA on September...

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