Top U.S., Romanian and NATO officials broke ground Monday on a new ballistic missile defense facility being built to boost regional stability and strengthen the alliance’s collective security stance.
The temporary flame that has been operating at the gravesite of President John F. Kennedy and his family since this spring was transferred to the permanent Eternal Flame in a ceremony here, Oct. 29, 2013. The temporary flame was in place while upgrades and testing took place for the Eternal Flame.
Around the muddy banks of Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve, a new home took shape Oct. 16. The prime real estate, developed by the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is slated for occupancy by one of the Chesapeake Bay’s famous inhabitants: the eastern oyster.