Paul Revere

A time capsule from 1795 is extracted from the State House (Carl Stevens/WBZ)

Crews Extract 1795 Time Capsule From State House

A more than 200-year-old time capsule was extracted from the Massachusetts State House Thursday afternoon.

12/11/2014

The Charles River (Photo by William B. Plowman/Getty Images)

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Charles River

The Charles River sits right in Boston’s backyard. But here are five things you don’t know about it.

CBS Boston–09/05/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]

06/12/2013

Saint PAUL, MN - JULY 25: Steve Martin with the Steep Canyon Rangers perform at the 2010 Starkey Hearing Foundation 10th Annual 'So the World May Hear' Gala at Saint Paul RiverCentre on July 25, 2010 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images for Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Steve Martin Plays Surprise Show In Front Of Paul Revere’s House

As funny and entertaining Steve Martin is in his movies, the legendary comic actor is also an accomplished banjo player.

05/29/2012

In 2011, one of Paul Revere’s bells is hoisted by a crane to the historic clock tower at the Old South Meeting House.

Historic Bell Donated To Old South Meeting House

On Sunday afternoon one of Paul Revere’s bells was hoisted by a crane to the historic clock tower.

10/16/2011

The Paul Revere Bell (photo courtesy: Old South Meeting House/Facebook)

One Of Paul Revere’s Bells Moved From Westboro To Boston

One of the 23 surviving bells cast by Paul Revere has been moved to a new home at Boston’s Old South Meeting House.

06/24/2011

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin greets people as she tours Boston's North End neighborhood, Thursday, June 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – The “Media” Loves Sarah Palin

Why does Sarah Palin hold the spotlight so well?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/11/2011

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Was Palin’s Version Of Revere’s Ride Her Political Undoing?

Do you believe ignorance of a pillar of American history should disqualify Sarah Palin as a legitimate candidate for high office in the United States?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/10/2011

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin greets people as she tours Boston's North End neighborhood, Thursday, June 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Palin’s Paul Revere Comments Trigger Tug Of War On Wikipedia

Sarah Palin’s version of Paul Revere’s ride has triggered a tug of war over the Wikipedia entry on that historic event.

06/06/2011

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