George Washington

Travel Guide to Mount Rushmore National MemorialPractical travel guide to one of the jewels of the National Parks System, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Washington's Handwritten Resignation Speech Going on DisplayGeorge Washington's personal handwritten speech when he resigned from the Continental Army in 1783 is going on regular display in the Maryland State House.
Mount Vernon Once Again Offering George Washington's BrandyMount Vernon is once again offering bottles of peach brandy made and distilled just as it would have been in the first president's time.
Famous George Washington Painting to be RestoredOne of the most famous portraits of George Washington will soon get a high-tech examination and face-lift of sorts with its first major conservation treatment in decades.
Creative 4th of July Parade Float IdeasFourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.
Washington Monument Reopens After EarthquakeThe towering symbol that honors the nation's first president reopened to the public Monday, nearly three years after an earthquake cracked and chipped the 130-year-old stone obelisk.
Native Americans Seek International Support Charging US With Human Rights ViolationsA Native American group is asking the international community to charge the United States with human rights violations in hopes of getting help with a land claim.
Mike Lonergan Extended Through 2020-21 as George Washington Basketball CoachAfter leading George Washington men’s basketball to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in seven years with a 24-9 record, head coach Mike Lonergan has been extended through the 2020-2021 season.
George Washington Knocked Off by Memphis, 71-66George Washington University gave it a good run, but fell to Memphis 71-66 in its NCAA Tournament opener on Friday.
Dixon, Memphis Hold On To Top GW 71-66Michael Dixon Jr. scored 19 points and hit four free throws in the final 10 seconds to help Memphis hold off George Washington 71-66 on Friday night in the second round of the East Regional.
McNaughton's Latest Work Depicts 'Angel Of Liberty' Coming To Save AmericaA new painting by artist Jon McNaughton tries to capture the essence of “George Washington’s Vision.”
D.C. Area Takes Part in Presidents' Day CelebrationsGeorge Washington's home is getting ready for the Presidents' Day holiday.