history: HelpfulHannah on Passover Holiday
- 04/09/09 01:36 PM
Passover is the pre-eminent Jewish home holiday (although going to synagogue the first and last days is also traditional). Passover is the holiday that commemorates redemption from slavery and exodus from Egypt. Moses the shepherd is chosen by God to approach Pharaoh and demand freedom for the Israelites. Pharaoh refuses. After 10 famous plagues, the Israelites are allowed to go. They leave in haste and arrive at the banks of the Red Sea as Pharaoh changes his mind again. The final showdown ends dramatically when the sea splits in two, the Israelites walk through the sea-bed to safety, and the Egyptian (4 comments)
history: Philadelphia Look ! UFO HUNTERS in BUCKS COUNTY!
- 03/25/09 10:05 PM
THEY ARE HERE ! Part 2 I received a call asking for help from the History Channel......My receptionist Jane thought it was a prank call.When I called back it was not a prank caller it was the History Channel.. Well it was not..I thought they wanted to do some Historical documentary.. I when asked why they called me they said they googled and I came up! I was really surprised when they put me through to UFO HUNTERS...
Look around you they are in the area. They are filming and interviewing strange UFO sightings in the Philadelphia and Bucks County (12 comments)
history: Philadelphia's Historic Estates Full of Grace and Charm
- 03/24/09 12:04 AM
A beautiful Historical Estate the Glen Foerd located in the Torredale section of Philly.Pa is quietly nestled away.It is a riverfront Estate hidden away from the busy city yet minutes away from the busy street's of Philadelphia..The public is invited you may enter and enjoy Victorian architecture.Walk enjoy the seasonal gardens.What a view of the Delaware River and New Jersey ..They also do Weddings,Parties,and Corporates events.....dated 1850 conveniently located: you may take - 95-US 1-Amtrak or PA TURNPIKE (10 comments)
history: Go FLY a KITE -See Ben Franklin
- 03/19/09 09:46 PM
Hidden away among a community of homes called Neshaminy Valley in Bensalem Bucks County is another Mansion.The Growden Mansion dating back to 1752.and where Ben Franklin visited his friend Joseph Growden.While there; he decided to fly his kite and key ,and thus discover electricity....There are lots of story's about this house...It is said you can see bullet holes in the Outbuildings where the "Red coats" fired shots to gain entrance to retrieve documents belonging to Benjamin Franklin.... there is a day dedicated to Kite flying on these grounds and people come from all over to fly theirs kites... Please visit me at (11 comments)
I received an interesting call on my voice mail in the office. HI MY Name is MEGAN and I am calling you from the HISTORY CHANNEL I have a request andI hope you can help me please return my call.... The History Channel why are they calling me? So I return Megan's call. Megan needs a piece of ground to put a blow torch to test soil to prove that no matter how hot you make the soil you can not petrify it.....She is from the History Channel UFO HUNTERS