Local History

Hove Museum & Art Gallery

Features collections of toys, cinema, local history, and fine art.
May 6, 2016 |

Malvern Local History Museum

Shows photographs of the different rooms and exhibitions at the museum and provides opening hours and visitor information.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Heart of Hawick

An arts and heritage project, designed to regenerate the town; includes a local history centre, theatre and film venue, museum, a civic area, and places to eat and drink.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Ella Sharp Museum of Art and History

Offers a visual art and local history museum located inside the Ella Sharp Park.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Dunhuang - Caves of the Singing Sands, Buddhist Art from the Silk Road

Details on the history of the artwork found within the locality. Also provides images and resource links.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Children's Museum of History, Natural History, Science & Technology

Focuses on providing activities and events emphasizing on the local history, environment, and arts.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Arts Alive

Aims to promote professional arts in local communities. Site offers a brief history of the organization along with events list and resources.
Mar 11, 2016 |

Tobacco History

When Ms. begins, the staff decides not to accept ads for feminine hygiene sprays or cigarettes: they are damaging and carry no appropriate health warnings.Philip Morris is among the first to do so. Virginia Slims, is also sponsoring women's tennis and the first national polls of women's opinions. On the other hand, the Virginia Slims theme, "You've...
Mar 11, 2016 |

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More

The story behind DC Diaper Bank, a resource for parents

Corinne Cannon remembers well an especially challenging night when her first child, Jack, was an infant. The evening prompted Ms. Cannon to consider her own situation in the context of other... Read More