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The Ace of Aces

Many Ohioans know the name Edward “Eddie” Rickenbacker–our state’s own “Ace of Aces”–for his famous exploits as a member of the 94th …

Adams… and Adams

Adams County, Ohio, was established by Arthur St. Clair 217 years ago this month, on July 10, 1797, and was named for …

A Lovely Day for a Picnic

It’s that time of year again–tomorrow marks the official first day of summer! And while the weather this weekend might not be …

On the Road Again

Summer has arrived and school is out. It’s time for summer vacation! Today traveling is easy to do: just grab a map …

Celebrations Past and Future

This weekend, the Ohio Historical Society will hold a major event–the Civil War Soldiers’ Aid Fair–right here in our 1860s-era Ohio Village. …