Appeal for Relief – Florida

NEWS SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  SIMON R. LAPLACE, 301-476-7330 APPEAL FOR RELIEF – FLORIDA Hurricane Irma hit Florida with the “longest-lasting powerful hurricane or typhoon ever recorded, worldwide,” according to National Public Radio. More than 60% of the state was without power. Widespread flooding, depleted grocery shelves, and damage from high windsContinue reading “Appeal for Relief – Florida”

William McKinley: A True and Upright Mason

The Battle of Opequam took place in Virginia very near the end of the Civil War in Virginia-very shortly before the decisive Union victory at Gettysburg. The battle is more commonly referred to today as the last battle of Winchester. Winchester, Virginia, where this battle took place, was a hot-spot during the Civil War, andContinue reading “William McKinley: A True and Upright Mason”