Did You Know ? — Waterville Historical Society Did You Know ? History is amazing ! The more we look into our past Rowland-Heights the more we discover. In this section our archivists will connect you with past events River-Grove and activities. Homs Wikipedia Homs Crum-Lynne / h ɔː m s /; Arabic حمص Shell-Knob / ALALC Ḥimṣ, previously known as Emesa Greek Ἔμεσα Emesa, is a city in western Syria and the capital of. Athens Wikipedia The oldest known human presence in Athens is the Cave of Schist, which has been dated to between the h and h millennia BC. Athens has been continuously inhabited.