History

A History of Body Piercings

Piercing of the body actually goes way back into history. In fact, the oldest known body piercings are in excess of five thousand years old. These ancient piercings consisted of two large plugs that were inserted into a man's ears. In addition, the Egyptians in ancient history also practiced all sorts of body adornments. Belly button piercing was...
Jan 8, 2015 |

Live Entertainment and Lush History

The Great Falls Civic Center was built just after one of America's most troubling times. This entertainment and conference venue rose from the ashes of the Great Depression, a direct result of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal. The Work Projects Administration, or WPA, made the Civic Center possible when the organization was created in 1935.
Dec 26, 2014 |

Wedding Entertainment - From Ball Room To Barn Dance - A History

Making music and singing is an instinctive reaction to life's main events - births, marriages and deaths are celebrated or mourned by music in many cultures across the globe. From tribal beats in Africa to folk singing in China, most countries and cultures have a traditional way of expressing their joy at the union of two people.
Dec 26, 2014 |

A History of Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Entertainment has proven to be one of the most talented video game companies in the history of the industry. From their founding in 1991 by 3 UCLA grads to the release of their most recent game, Starcraft 2, they are going stronger than ever and will continue to make games for the foreseeable future.
Dec 26, 2014 |

BBC Bristol Entertainment

Guide to events, places, people and history in and around Bristol.
Apr 7, 2016 |

History.com

Includes show list, schedule, video gallery, and resources.
Apr 7, 2016 |

History Museum of Western Virginia

Find out information on exhibits and events, educational programs, museum shop, and links.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Flood Zone Entertainment

Includes history, entertainment, press clips, events calendar, and more.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Isle of Wight Festival

Official page of the Isle Wight Festival. Also contains history, gallery of photos, and forums for the event.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Vienna City Marathon

Located in Italy with tourism information, message forum, history of the event, hall of fame and past results.
Feb 15, 2016 |

Readers write: Inspiring story, open communication, chain of knitting

Regarding the April 24 & May 1 People Making a Difference story about Esther Zeiher: Thank you so much, Isabelle de Pommereau. Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? Regarding the... Read More

Digital Geneva Convention needed after ransomware attack, Is the Syrian regime worried about international justice?, Friendly approach won't dissuade Kim Jong-un, Facebook Live presents ethical concerns, The economic benefits of solar and wind energy

"The cybersecurity wake-up call the world has long needed has occurred...," states an editorial. "The obvious lesson is that computer operating systems need to be kept updated with the latest... Read More

A day for Africans to rise

Across Africa on May 25, thousands of people celebrated Africa Day, an event first marked in 1963 to honor the continent’s liberation from colonial powers. The day was dubbed “Africans Rising,”... Read More