Part of George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate sold for a record $50M

Washington 11/10/21, 03:46

A piece of George Washington's original Mount Vernon estate has broken the residential sale record of the Washington, D.C. region with a deal closed week worth $50 million. According to Heather Corey of TTR Sotheby's International Realty, located in Alexandria, Virginia, the property measures 16.5-acre, features 400 feet of frontage overlooking ...

The first Christmas Miracle that changed the history of America

U.S. 12/22/19, 17:21

These last few weeks for America may go down in history as a few of the most critical weeks ever in politics. A president whose opposition has been determined to bring him down, only to see the public rise up and support him. It could well be looked upon as a ...

How George Washington’s Iron-Willed Single Mom Taught Him Honor

Culture 08/20/19, 10:51

“She has been the object of both meaningless praise and more often antagonism from writers who dreamed of a different mother for their hero George,” historian Martha Saxton wrote in “The Widow Washington,” a new biography of our first president’s deeply misunderstood mother.

San Francisco school board votes to paint over George Washington mural

California 07/10/19, 04:37

The San Francisco Board of Education unanimously voted last month in favor of painting over a George Washington mural series on a school wall depicting Washington standing over a Native American’s corpse and another in the company of slaves on his Mount Vernon estate. “This is reparations,” Education Board Commissioner Mark ...

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