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When United Flight 93 crashed into a field in Somerset County, Pa. at 10:06, on Sept.
Sheetz, Wawa Team Up for Navy Tradition
Finding a fitting role in a time-honored tradition, Pennsylvania rivals Wawa Inc. and Sheetz Inc., two of country's best-known convenience store retailers, teamed up earlier this month to provide more than 5,000 lunches to attendees at the commissioning ceremony of the U.S.S. Somerset in Philadelphia on March 1. Like her sister ships, the U.S.S.
USS Somerset Commissioning Ceremony
Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of USS Somerset's commissioning on Saturday at 11 a.m. EST at Penn's Landing in Philadelphia.
A ship honors the memories of those who perished on United Flight 93
The USS Somerset doesn't simply honor those who fought and perished aboard United Flight 93. From stem to stern, the gleaming warship embodies their spirits and preserves the memory of what has come to be known as America's first strike in the war against terror.
An up-close look at the Navy's USS Somerset
The Navy's USS Somerset holds a media day at Penn's Landing in Philadelphia to provide an up-close look at the Navy's newest amphibious warship, which is to be commissioned March 1. Somerset is the ninth San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock and is named in honor of the passengers of United Airlines Flight 93 which crashed near Shanksville in ... (more)
RIVERSIDE: Second-graders portray famous black Americans
Second-grader Olivia Esquivel, 8, takes a bow after giving a short monologue as Olympian Wilma Rudolf to a group of first-graders in celebration of Black History Month on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Highland Elementary School in Riverside.
USS Somerset Drops Anchor at Penn's Landing
That battleship docked along the Delaware River at Penn's Landing is Philadelphia 's newest naval display.
USS Somerset, named to honor Flight 93, has Somerset County, midstate ties
Tugs turn the USS Somerset around near the Ben Franklin Bridge before docking at Penn's Landing on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.
Freedom Day deserves more recognition
February 1 passed without much notice. Most people were not aware of the significance of that day; it was Freedom Day.
A Clockwork Operetta
Kevin Malone, Director of Composition at the University of Manchester , has compiled a new release of four of his works, and they are now available on Metier Records.