George Washington

Young Washington book cover

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Ford Evening Book Talk: Author Peter Stark will discuss his book 'Young George Washington: How Wilderness and War Forged America's Founding Father.' more


Mount Vernon's 'Be Washington' exhibit opens

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Visitors have a chance to put themselves in Washington’s boots and experience first-hand his leadership challenges. more


Cherry Challenge Winners Announced

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We cannot tell a lie — these are the restaurants with the best Cherry Challenge creations, according to your votes. more



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This year marks the 286th anniversary of Washington’s birthday. more


  • Young Washington book cover

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    Young Washington book cover

    Author Peter Stark will give a free talk Thursday night at Mount Vernon on his book about 'Young Washington."

  • Author Peter Stark

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    Author Peter Stark