Quick Facts on Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial
Feb13

Quick Facts on Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial

The New MLK Memorial a Welcome Addition to Washington D.C. Recently, the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial made its highly anticipated debut on the D.C. monument scene after more than two decades of work and planning. While it made a splash immediately, despite a delayed opening due to inclement weather, many locals still have not checked it out in person for themselves. To help conceptualize its appearance and grasp its...

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Is the Washington Monument Leaning or Tilting After Earthquake?
Aug24

Is the Washington Monument Leaning or Tilting After Earthquake?

After Tuesday’s 5.8 magnitude earthquake, one of the most powerful in the history of the Washington area, there have been swirling rumors about the Washington Monument leaning or tilting. Luckily, these rumors about the new Leaning Monument of Washington are incorrect, but the landmark did sustain damage in the quake. Stones near the top of the Washington Monument have shown cracking, and as of Wednesday morning, engineers were...

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