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HARRIET TUBMAN RECEIVES NATIONAL MONUMENT

Today (Mar. 25), President Barack Obama is set to announce five new national monuments and abolitionist Harriet Tubman is on the list! A national monument, located on Maryland's Eastern Shore, will receive the designation of a National Park. The Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument will be the first … [Read more...]

QUVENZHANE WALLIS MAKES HISTORY

This morning the nominees were announced for 85th annual Academy Awards.  Quvenzhané Wallis, 9, was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her portrayal of Hushpuppy in "Beasts of the Southern Wild."  This makes Wallis the youngest ever to be nominated in this category. Wallis was just 5 years old when she … [Read more...]