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Discovering Local Genealogy at Manatee County Historical Records Library – SRQ Daily Sep 12, 2019 – SRQ Magazine

Discovering Local Genealogy at Manatee County Historical Records Library – SRQ Daily Sep 12, 2019  SRQ Magazine

If genealogical DNA testing kits like 23andMe and FamilyTreeDNA seem a bit too intrusive, a more local genealogy research workshop will be taking place next …

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California cold case solved through DNA, genealogy | National – La Crosse Tribune

California cold case solved through DNA, genealogy | National  La Crosse Tribune

LOS ANGELES (AP) — DNA and genetic genealogy led police to solve a cold case and identify a now-deceased man who kidnapped and killed an 11-year-old …

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California cold case solved through DNA, genealogy | National – Journal Times

California cold case solved through DNA, genealogy | National  Journal Times

LOS ANGELES (AP) — DNA and genetic genealogy led police to solve a cold case and identify a now-deceased man who kidnapped and killed an 11-year-old …

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Wilkes-Barre City man grows farm-size pumpkin – Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Wilkes-Barre City man grows farm-size pumpkin  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

How much do you think it weighs?” Mike Hoover asked Thursday afternoon as his neighbor, a passerby and his little niece admired the largest pumpkin to come …

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Genealogy gathering set in Ripley – Progress Index

Genealogy gathering set in Ripley  Progress Index

Family ties is the topic of an upcoming event in Ripley. The Jackson County Historical Society is assisting with a Genealogy Gathering. It is scheduled from 9 …

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Wilkes University students enjoy trip to Peru – Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Wilkes University students enjoy trip to Peru  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

For about 20 Wilkes University students a visit to Machu Picchu — “the lost city of the Incas” — and Rainbow Mountain were highlights of a recent trip to Peru.

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How you spent your summer – CNN

How you spent your summer  CNN

For Labor Day, CNN Opinion gave readers the wheel. You helped us say goodbye to summer by sharing your stories of travel, struggle, joy and how to cope with …

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Out On a Limb: World War II draft cards gold mine of information – Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Out On a Limb: World War II draft cards gold mine of information  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

A new and potentially useful source of information about 20th-century American ancestors is being made available by FamilySearch, the free online data base.

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On US slavery’s 400th anniversary, how ancestry quests help heal – The Christian Science Monitor

On US slavery’s 400th anniversary, how ancestry quests help heal  The Christian Science Monitor

Why African Americans are digging into their past on the 400th anniversary of the beginning of slavery in the U.S..