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  1. History is unearthed daily in HamptonRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... and the Contraband," which tells the story of the individuals who sought freedom from slavery by escaping to Fort Monroe and Hampton. Items found by the archaeologists downtown during the dig include a barrel-lined well, remains of fence posts, ...

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  2. July 5 Letters: Fort Monroe, Medicaid, checks and balancesRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Yes, Fort Monroe is a national treasure . Many emphasized that a decade ago. But with Daily Press support, Virginia's leaders misframed it as merely a Hampton development plum.

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  3. Where are my fireworks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Free. For more information, visit www.snjuly4.com or call 543-0828. The festivities begin 10 a.m. July 4 at Fort Monroe with a flag raising ceremony designed to honor the death of James Monroe. The U.S. Navy Fleet Forces Wind Ensemble will perform ...

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  4. 4th of July fireworks go off as planned at Fort MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... forced several Hampton Roads communities to postpone their fireworks presentations, the show still went on at Fort Monroe in Hampton. Traffic was backed up for miles as cars inched in near the fort. After patiently waiting for the show to kick off ...

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  5. Fort Monroe celebrates Fourth of July with a bang | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Daily Press encourages conversation about our stories and hope you will share your thoughts.

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  6. Hurricane Arthur doesn't damper Hampton Roads residents' spiritsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... seven fishermen in slickers and ball caps braved buffeting winds and pelting rain on the Engineer Pier at Fort Monroe . As Hurricane Arthur, then still a Category 2 storm, churned its way northeast from the Outer Banks , passing more than 70 miles ...

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  7. Accused speedster has ankle monitor removed, told 'absolutely no driving whatsoever'Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Police Sgt. Frank Gleason and the Huron County Sheriff's Office. When Gleason stopped Warner on U.S. 20 between Fort Monroe near the industrial park and Ohio 99 in connection with "traveling 22 miles over the speed limit," Gleason determined the ...

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  8. Accused speedster has ankle monitor removed, told 'absolutely no driving whatsoever'Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Police Sgt. Frank Gleason and the Huron County Sheriff's Office. When Gleason stopped Warner on U.S. 20 between Fort Monroe near the industrial park and Ohio 99 in connection with "traveling 22 miles over the speed limit," Gleason determined the ...

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  9. Updated! July 4 events around Hampton RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Free. For more information, visit www.snjuly4.com or call 543-0828. The festivities begin 10 a.m. July 4 at Fort Monroe with a flag raising ceremony designed to honor the death of James Monroe. The U.S. Navy Fleet Forces Wind Ensemble will perform ...

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  10. Arthur causes paddleboard series in Hampton to be postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Paddle Series, originally scheduled for Saturday. It was rescheduled for Sept. 13 at Paradise Ocean Club on Fort Monroe . Under the threat of approaching (then-Tropical Storm) Arthur, one organizer said holding the event this weekend would be too ...

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  11. 'Our Company ... is Gone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Manchester Journal

    ... point of the ill-fated "Peninsular Campaign," which aimed to outflank the rebels by an amphibious landing near Fort Monroe, Va. This historical photograph taken in front of the Congregational church in Manchester Village in 1861 shows a group of ...

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  12. 'Butler' will examine Civil War issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... is a successful Massachusetts lawyer in civilian life just promoted to Major General and given the command of Fort Monroe, a Union hold-out in Virginia. Press notes state that "The Fort, situated in a highly strategic location between North and ...

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  13. Still moving forward at Fort MonroeRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Fort Monroe Authority just completed our first year of operation as the primary property owner at Fort Monroe and we are pleased to report our successes as well as share our challenges.

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  14. Park service lays out scope, value of Fort Monroe National Monument | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    In the nearly three years since President Barack Obama declared portions of Fort Monroe a national monument, the National Park Service has played little more than a supporting role on the former Army base.

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  15. Reader feedback June 27: Fort Monroe considers YMCA, midnight shopping at Farm FreshRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Close to 300 children participate in the YMCA's Fort Monroe summer camp as the group's leadership has not-so-quietly sought to build a base of families interested in joining a new branch on the property.

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  16. Archaeologists make stunning discovery in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... free - right here in Hampton Roads. We know Hampton Roads plays a significant role in America's history, but as Fort Monroe is being developed with Freedom's Fort as a focus, historians are learning more of the details of that story. Archaeologists ...

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  17. Fourth of July eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... fun activities. Hampton Roads Philharmonic Orchestra, Peninsula YMCA , Hampton History Museum, Casemate Museum, Fort Monroe National Monument, The Colonies RV Park, and Youth Sailing Virginia all plan to share their activities and information. Music ...

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  18. July 8: Join TidewaterBiz for an update on Fort Monroe and the local economy at the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Mark July 8 on your calendar for the next free TidewaterBiz networking event where we'll get an update on Fort Monroe , Hampton economic development and the Hampton Roads economy at the Paradise Ocean Club located on the beach at Fort Monroe.

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  19. Fireworks returning to Fort MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Fireworks will return to Fort Monroe this Independence Day, although the display will not be the classic aerial display seen from miles away.

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  20. Kayaker rescued near HRBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Emergency personnel received the call of the man in the waters off the Fort Monroe area just before 11 p.m., according to Assistant Fire Chief Jeff Pereira with the Hampton Fire-Rescue Division.

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