Monthly Archives: June 2012

Fun Fourth of July Facts!

On July 4th in 1776, the Declaration of Independence was approved by the Continental Congress, setting the 13 colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation. As always, this most American of holidays will be marked by parades, … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia House Bought For $15,000, Now On Market For $2 Million

In 1982, a photographer living in Nova Scotia bought a house that was at the time the definition of a fixer upper. Sherman Hines spent just $15,000 on the home, which sits on 105 acres and is thought to be … Continue reading

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Five years later, the firefighters’ names are read aloud once more

Five years ago, nine Charleston firefighters died in a blaze at a West Ashley furniture store. On Monday evening, in a brief and solemn memorial service at the site of the fire, their names were read aloud, each one followed … Continue reading

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