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Stephen King makes donation to build statue honoring Edgar Allan Poe.

2 Apr

EdgarAllanPoeAccording to Boston.com, plans to build a statue honoring Boston native and macabre master Edgar Allan Poe have received a boost from fellow writer and New England native, novelist Stephen King. The statue, a life-size bronze sculpture of Poe returning to Boston with a raven emerging from his trunk, and papers and a heart trailing behind him, is set to be built in Edgar Allan Square at the corner of Boylston and Charles streets.

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Navy Transfers Remains of USS Monitor Sailors

8 Mar

Two sailors who went down with their ironclad ship 150 years ago will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery Friday, more than 10 years after their bodies were found in the wreck off Cape Hatteras, N.C.

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USS Monitor Sailors to Get Military Burial

8 Mar

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