Dianne Hermann

This Week in History: March 21-27, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganMarch 21-27, 2022 March 211843 - Preacher William Miller of Massachusetts predicts the world will end on this day....

This Week in History: March 14-20, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganMarch 14-20, 2022 March 141812 - Congress authorizes the sale of war bonds to finance the War of 1812.1900...

This Week in History: March 7-13, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganMarch 7-13, 2022 March 71644 - Massachusetts establishes the first bicameral (2-chamber) legislature in the colonies.1908 - Cincinnati Mayor...

This Week in History: Feb. 28-March 6, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganFeb. 28-March 6, 2022 February 281794 - Swiss-born Abraham Gallatin’s election to the U.S. Senate is voided because he...

Chicago already on track to beat last year’s record murder rate

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Chicago is on track to beat last year’s record murder rate. Already, 82 people have been shot and killed in Chicago. That’s 5 more than this time last year. So, in the first 55...

Putin recognizes rebel regions of eastern Ukraine – invasion imminent

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Just moments ago Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree recognizing two rebel regions in eastern Ukraine as independent entities. Both regions share a border with Russia.Western leaders have warned Russia against recognizing the...

This Week in History: Feb. 21-27, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganFeb. 21-27, 2022 February 211885 - The Washington Monument is dedicated in Washington, DC. Construction took place in two...

This Week in History: Feb. 14-20 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganFeb. 14-20 2022 February 141803 - Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall declares that any act of the U.S....

This Week in History: Feb. 7-13 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganFeb. 7-13 2022 February 71812 - A 7.5–8 magnitude earthquake shakes New Madrid, Missouri. This was the final in...

This Week in History: Jan. 31-Feb. 6, 2022

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This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.” Ronald ReaganJan. 31-Feb. 6, 2022 January 311851 - Mr. Gail Borden announces the invention of evaporated milk. He patented the...