Category Archives: Freedom

Independence Day

Post Image This Saturday, July 4th, we hopefully recall and show respect for the courageous act of our forefathers: the signing of the Declaration of Independence; declaring independence from Great Britain. Independence Day is typically associated with fireworks and parades, picnics and family reunions, barbecues and baseball games, fairs and carnivals, the Boston Pops Holiday Concert and fireworks on the Esplanade.… Read More Continue reading...

Freedom Isn’t Free

Post Image (Scituate Mariner Column 7/3/2014)   As we prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, Independence Day, it would be well to take time to remember what it is we celebrate.  The holiday commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain, now known as the United Kingdom.… Read More Continue reading...
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