What's in a name? | Mercury Boulevard

What's in a name? | Mercury Boulevard

There are 2 comments on the The Virginian-Pilot story from Oct 23, 2011, titled What's in a name? | Mercury Boulevard. In it, The Virginian-Pilot reports that:

Cars pass the Air Power Park on West Mercury Blvd. in Hampton. In the foreground is a Mercury test capsule that was used in training and preparation for America's first manned spacecraft.

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Hampton, VA

#1 Oct 23, 2011
These days it's more like "pawn shops, tattoo parlors, rim stores, rent-to-buy junk", and other crap.

I hate to keep putting the area down, but it is what it is. Can't wait to get out of here!!
Bull Island

Hampton, VA

#2 Oct 26, 2011
I visit kmart when I head up that way. It's old but nicely run. I am suprised though Iran hasn't tried to steal those old planes and rockets thinking they would work.

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