Headlines

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014.
By United Press International

Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum reopens in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- The Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum reopened after being closed for a year as Baltimore handed over control to a private non-profit, officials said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.
By United Press International

Poe House may reopen this autumn

BALTIMORE, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Organizers at the Edgar Allan Poe House in Baltimore say the tourist attraction may reopen as early as this fall.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012.
By United Press International

Finalist named for Boston Poe sculpture

BOSTON, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- The finalists have been announced in a contest to create a statue of writer Edgar Allan Poe in his hometown of Boston.

Debate over Poe burial site rages

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- A representative for the family of Edgar Allan Poe said the body of the late U.S. author should not be moved from Baltimore despite claims to the contrary.

Baltimore honoring Edgar Allan Poe

BALTIMORE, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Baltimore Sunday was wrapping up five days of events honoring Edgar Allan Poe that included a proper burial for the 19th-century U.S. author, organizers say.

Baltimore marking Poe's 200th B-day

BALTIMORE, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- The Baltimore Museum of Art is presenting an exhibit marking the 200th birthday of gothic literature giant Edgar Allan Poe.
Poe-stage stamp honors scribe

Poe-stage stamp honors scribe

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 19 (UPI) -- The U.S. Postal Service says it's marking the 200th birthday of author and poet Edgar Allan Poe with a special stamp.

Mystery writers group to honor 2 scribes

NEW YORK, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Mystery Writers of America says it plans to name the authors James Lee Burke and Sue Grafton as the recipients of its 2009 Grand Master Award.

Philly, Baltimore dispute Poe's body

BALTIMORE, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Edgar Allan Poe may have wandered in life, but the curator of Baltimore's Poe House says his body will remain where it has been for 160 years -- in Baltimore.

'Down River' wins Edgar for best novel

NEW YORK, May 2 (UPI) -- The Mystery Writers of America announced John Hart's "Down River" won its 2008 Edgar Allan Poe Award for best novel.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008.
By United Press International

Ex-adman says he began Poe toast

BALTIMORE, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- In a twist on the tell-tale heart tale, a former adman says he started the homage of roses and cognac laid at the Baltimore grave of writer Edgar Allan Poe.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Friday, Jan. 19, 2007.
By United Press International

Downey considering Poe part in Sly film

NEW YORK, July 6 (UPI) -- Robert Downey Jr. has confirmed he is chatting with "Rocky" icon Sylvester Stallone about starring in the filmmaker's bio-pic about writer Edgar Allan Poe.

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2006 with 346 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2005 with 346 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2004 with 347 to follow.
By United Press International

Book of the week: Reading Lolita in Tehran

SAN DIEGO, May 20 (UPI) -- The voice of Iranians women is being heard, at least abroad, if not in their own country.
SHIRLEY SAAD

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2003 with 346 to follow.
By United Press International
Prev
Page 1 of 2
x
Feedback