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Bronx Times Reporter

Woodlawn Cemetery to host Lost At Sea

The Woodlawn Cemetery will host Lost at Sea II tour, offering visitors a fascinating new look at maritime disaster victims buried at Woodlawn. The tour will recount the historical context of the tragedies and visit the victims of several fated voyages, including the Titanic, the Luistania and the USS Jeanette. Dr. J. Joseph Edgette, Titanic scholar and professor emeritus at Widener University, will lead the tour on Sat., July 26, 2 pm. The tour participants should assemble at the cemetery’s Webster Avenue office, where Dr. Edgette will give a talk and share interesting historical images prior to beginning the tour. The tour costs $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and students. Reservations are recommended. Call (718) 920-1470 for more information. Read more…

kanburian pit viper at one week of age

The Wildlife Conservation Society Bronx Zoo’s Kanburian Pit Viper at one week of age. Kanburian pit vipers live in the trees of Thailand’s western forests, preying on small animals. Visit the Bronx Zoo Reptile House and all exhibits year-round. The Bronx Zoo is open daily from 10a.m. to 5 p.m., and to 5:30 p.m. on weekends and holidays through November 2. The WCS saves wildlife and wild places worldwide. To plan your trip, visit or call 718-367-1010. Read more…
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