Ever wondered how Valentine’s Day started? We’ve got the answer for you…
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.
Labor Day facts to make you the Resident Smarty Pants at your weekend BBQ
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.
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 […]
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.
W@R reflects on war and history in the late 1800’s with respected historian Evan Thomas author of The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire.