Daily Archives: August 14, 2013


United States Power Squadrons 100th Anniversary Local Celebration

Cape Charles, VA August 14, 2013 – Two east coast Districts of the United States Power Squadrons met at this resort town on the Chesapeake Bay to celebrate a fourth “Crossing Paths” Summer Rendezvous of Districts 5 and 27. This year’s reunion included a special Flag Raising Ceremony associated with […]


Learn to Talk and Walk Like a Pirate at Roanoke Island Festival Park

MANTEO, NC August 13, 2013 – Come join us for Pirate Scallywag School on August 23 at 2 and 3 p.m. (1 hour each class) at Roanoke Island Festival Park.! Children can learn from the pirate crew how to walk, talk and act like a pirate. Kitty Hawk Kites will offer […]


“Top 10 Moments” Presented by Strayer University

Buy Tickets to a Game at Knights Stadium Charlotte, NC August 14, 2013 – The Charlotte Knights played their first-ever game at Knights Stadium on April 15, 1990. At the time, the Knights were the Double-A, Southern League affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Through the years, Knights Stadium saw the […]


Night of Fire Qualifying Returns to zMAX Dragway During NHRA Carolina Nationals

Charlotte, NC August 13, 2013 – Fans eager to kick off the NHRA’s postseason can watch the fastest accelerating machines on the planet light up the night sky when the Night of Fire returns to the Bellagio of drag strips during opening night of the NHRA Carolina Nationals, Friday, Sept. […]


Charlotte Knights Lose Game One to RailRiders 7-1

Tuesday’s Box Score Moosic, PA August 13, 2013 – Corey Patterson and JR Murphy hit back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning and the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders beat the Charlotte Knights 7-1 on Tuesday in the opening game of their four-game series from PNC Field in Moosic, PA. The RailRiders improved […]


Award-winning Filmmaker Julie Dash to Teach Film Classes at College of Charleston

Charleston, SC August 14, 2013 – Award-winning filmmaker Julie Dash will be teaching two film classes this fall as part of the African American Studies Program at the College of Charleston. Dash has received numerous awards since embarking on her film career. With the debut of “Daughters of the Dust” […]


England’s Raymond, Australia’s Watt Share Medalist Honors at 2013 U.S. Amateur

113th U.S. Amateur Championship conducted by the United States Golf Association (www.usga.org) BROOKLINE, MA August 13, 2013 – A pair of first-time USGA competitors, Neil Raymond, 27, of England, and Brady Watt, 22, of Australia posted 36-hole totals of 6-under-par 134 Tuesday to share medalist honors by three strokes at […]