Civil War

Civil War Sites To Visit In Virginia This SummerWant 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."
Dozens Of Letters Shed Light On Lives Of Civil War Era Brooklyn ResidentsThis week marks the 150th Anniversary of what many consider to be the end of the Civil War, when Robert E. Lee surrendered.
5 Most Patriotic Sites In New York CityFlag Day commemorates the adoption of the stars and stripes on June 14, 1777. Celebrate this holiday by spending some time at one of New York City’s most patriotic sites. Herewith, the five places in New York that we find most moving and most stirring.
Best Destinations For The Wine Lover's VacationWhile Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.
Going, Going, Gone! Civil War Era U.S. Treasury Proof Sells For $96K At Long Island Auction Lynbrook auctioneer Phillip Weiss delightfully watched investors quickly move the bids higher, both in person and by phone.
Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America's Southern RegionFeaturing many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.
Top 5 Must-See Civil War Era SitesDespite the fact that no battles were fought in New York, its contribution to the Civil War effort was vast and far reaching.
One Tank Trips: The Columbia Trail In High Bridge, N.J.If you're looking for great natural scenery, small town charm, and a maybe a bit of exercise, our latest One Tank Trips installment is for you.
Bronx Grave Site Of Civil War Naval Officer Designated National Historic LandmarkA ceremony was held Thursday at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx to give the rare distinction of National Historic Landmark status to a grave site.
Rudy Giuliani Reflects On 9/11 Ahead Of 11th AnniversaryTuesday marks the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and Rudy Giuliani, who was mayor of New York at the time, says we have to remain vigilant.
Barry Gibb Makes Opry Debut - 'This Is The Center Of The Universe Musically'The Bee Gees cofounder takes the "hallowed" stage to play two songs from his band's back catalog, along with an old Civil War song that is "truly appropriate for the present." Watch the videos!
Who Would Steal Flags From Civil War Graves? Woodchucks, That's WhoWho would steal flags from Civil War graves? Authorities in Hudson, N.Y. believe that they have found the culprit in a rash of cemetery-flag thefts: woodchucks.