No Picture
Smart

Freed Slaves Buried in Arlington National Cemetery at Former Freedman’s Village Near Arlington Heights, VA

Freedman’s Village was the first free settlement in Arlington. Built on Robert E. Lee’s confiscated land, the settlement housed more than 1,000 freed slaves. The residents are buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Arlington National Cemetery […]

No Picture
Terrorism

Suspicious Vehicle, Red 2011 Nissan, Suspicious Device, Inert? “Rendered Safe” Near Arlington National Cemetery

One person was taken into custody early Friday after being found near the Pentagon with suspicious materials in his backpack, authorities said. The scare brought rush hour traffic to a halt. Police have shut down […]