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APNewsBreak: Quote on MLK Memorial to be removed

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar endorsed a plan Tuesday to remove a disputed inscription from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, rather than cut into the granite to replace it with a fuller quotation.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 04:59pm EST

Tags: Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, Martin Luther King, National Park Service,

Ceremony to designate 4 connecting river trails

Four connecting river trails will be designated as historic components of the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail at a ceremony.

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 12:18pm EDT

Tags: Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, Ruppersberger

Chesapeake historic trail system growing

Trails along four major Chesapeake Bay tributaries are being added to the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.

Tuesday - 05/15/2012, 12:29pm EDT

Tags: Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, Chesapeake Bay, airplane safety,

Quote on MLK memorial to be changed soon

Plans to change a quote carved on the most recognizable part of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial in D.C. are moving ahead.

Saturday - 04/07/2012, 07:46am EDT

Tags: Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, Harry Johnson, National Park Service,

Va. awarded $895,405 in preservation funding

Virginia is getting $895,405 in federal funding to preserve historic sites.

Wednesday - 03/07/2012, 12:46pm EST

Tags: Historic Preservation Fund

Wind power looks likely for Va., but hurdles remain

They've been talked about for years. Now, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey are actively seeking companies willing to build offshore windmills to produce electricity.

Monday - 02/06/2012, 07:48am EST

Tags: wind power, Jonathan Miles, James Madison University,

Wreath-laying ceremony celebrates King's legacy

It was a celebratory atmosphere at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sunday as his son helped lay a wreath to honor the legendary civil rights leader's 83rd birthday.

Monday - 01/16/2012, 05:23am EST

Tags: Martin Luther King Jr., Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, Tidal Basin, Al Green, Dick Gregory, Harry Johnson