History

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Best Historic Sites On The North Shore

The history of the land north of Boston is filled with pirates, witches, shipwrecks and more.

04/15/2013

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Boston’s Best Ways To Learn About Presidential And American History

American history, infused with some presidential history, is everywhere in Boston, for those who know how to look.

CBS Boston–02/18/2013

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About The MBTA

Here are five things you didn’t know about the MBTA.

02/07/2013

Librarian Michael Powell reads one of the thousands of books on display. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Trivia For TVs

Paul’s TV gave Toucher & Rich some more flat screen TVs to give away so they decided to play a little game called “I Rule!” Today a listener had to go up against Adolfo and his knowledge of 1900s U.S. History. Who got more questions right?

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/16/2012

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The History Of Valentine’s Day

Ever wondered how Valentine’s Day started? We’ve got the answer for you…

01/29/2012

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Free Culture in Boston

With the country in a difficult economic time and unemployment running high, it can be tough for some to plan a night out. Whether you are interested in art & history or enjoy the outdoors, Boston and its surrounding cities have much to offer.

10/10/2011

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Indulge Your Inner Know-It-All: Labor Day Edition

Labor Day facts to make you the Resident Smarty Pants at your weekend BBQ

08/22/2011

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Guide To Old Sturbridge Village

Boston is steeped in American history and you can’t walk a few feet without stumbling over some sort of historical landmark. But if you want to really experience history first hand, you’ll need to get a bit further from the city.

CBS Boston–06/18/2011

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Top 10 Books Written by Our Presidents

Commemorate this Independence Day by reading a book written by a President of the United States. Our current and former Commanders in Chief have composed many memoirs, political and social writings and even works of […]

06/13/2011

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History of Father’s Day

Father’s Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father’s Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father’s Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father’s Day expert.

05/28/2011

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