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Re: Storytelling Festival, Clinton NJ This Sunday

She was once called "the most famous woman in New Jersey" yet today many people don't even know her name.  Carol Simon Levin will be impersonating Emily Warren Roebling telling the story of how she was one of the builders of the Brooklyn Bridge at the Red Mill festival this Sunday at 2 p.m.  


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Help Preserve Greystone

Eleventh Hour for Greystone!

Advocacy groups are racing the clock to save this significant historic site, and need your support.

Preserve Greystone, the nonprofit advocacy group seeking to promote reuse and prevent demolition of the priceless Kirkbride Building at the former Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital site, urges the State of NJ to suspend its demolition plans and seriously consider the substantive options for saving the site that the State itself solicited and received, but has disregarded so far.

Tuneful Felicity – Francis Hopkinson and Musick

The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Jersey, will present the program Tuneful Felicity - Francis Hopkinson and Musick on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.  The program takes place at Peachfield, the Headquarters of NSCDA-NJ, Peachfield, 180 Burrs Road, Westampton, NJ 08060.