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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...

Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission Launchs Campaign Marking 400 Years of...

To honor the deep, rich, and impactful contributions of African Americans in Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission launched a social media campaign...

AOC and the Singularity of the Holocaust

By Tom Tillett (Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy) - Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (or AOC) has once again created a whirlwind of controversy by...

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