Author: John Long

Chances are you’ve been pondering an important question lately: do you need to wear a mask? When is the appropriate time to wear it? Maybe you’ve worn one to the grocery store. Maybe you’ve decided not to. Maybe your job requires you to cover your...

History buffs and trivia experts will already know that the epic D-Day film “Saving Private Ryan” was loosely based on the story of Fritz Niland, a soldier in the fight for Normandy. Niland had, as loosely scripted in the movie, lost three brothers in a...

Who were the first Allied fatalities in the Normandy Invasion? Some would immediately picture paratroopers (perhaps specifically even mention British Lieutenant Den Brotheridge). Others may claim an air crew knocked from the sky in the early hours of June 6th. [caption id="attachment_24102" align="alignright" width="390"] The USS...