As a new year begins, we want to take a minute and reflect on the past year. 2013 was a fabulous year for the Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership, which can be reflected in the media coverage we received throughout the year. We thank our wonderful media partners, including the numerous local media outlets throughout our 15 county region that covered our events and projects throughout the year. I have compiled a Top 10 list of the best news stories for 2013, highlighting an article or two for each of our major projects and initiatives, including our educational programs, the Living Legacy Tree Project, our National Heritage Area, the Certified Tourism Ambassador (CTA) Program, and more. These articles provide a great overview of the respective efforts.
Living Legacy Tree Project
Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area
Certified Tourism Ambassador (CTA) Program
In addition to the local newspaper articles, there were countless other articles, including write-ups in the Washington Post, bthere, Hallowed Ground Magazine, and Marine Corps Times. There were television appearances on ABC27, NBC4, NewsChannel 8, Daytime TV, and an NBC29 story, as well as various radio station interviews (WTOP, WFMD, WITF, etc.).
In fact, here are two more honorable mentions that we have to share – thanks to Kate Kelly (Huffington Post) and the New York Times.