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  1. Letter: North Adams summit reveals a clear lack of visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    The headline for The Eagle story July 16 on the North Berkshire Economic Summit proclaims "Arts, vision are keys to Northern Berkshire's economic strength." After reading the article, I have some serious doubts about the "vision" of two of the main speakers at the economic summit.

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  2. Decatur's patrol and traffic officers soon moving to L&N DepotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Decatur Daily

    A 24/7 police presence soon will occupy a portion of the renovated L&N Depot, as Decatur's patrol and traffic divisions prepare to move into their 4,000-square-foot annex. The officers could be settled in as soon as Aug. 1, pending the completion of IT work on the department's system for automatically downloading in-car and body-camera video footage, said Capt.

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  3. Rare Civil War Sword, Quilt Signed by Two Presidents, & Zane Grey...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KTMF

    Civil War sword belonged to Brigadier General Eli H. Murray, a Southerner who fought with the Union and later became governor of Utah , a Southerner who fought with the Union and later became governor of the Utah Territory in 1880, is among the highlights of a three-day Americana auction at J. Levine Auction & Appraisal , set for Thursday, Friday and books and movie posters, including several signed, first-edition books, antique Lionel toy trains, 19th century carousels from the famous amusement park, Playland/Custer estate, a diverse selection of fine art, estate jewelry and much more.

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  4. U.P. gives grant for car restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | ParsonsSun.com

    State Rep. Rich Proehl, R-Parsons, introduced Pat Hubbell, executive director of the Kansas Railroad Association, and Lindsey Douglas, Union Pacific Railroad director of public affairs for Kansas and Missouri, to the small audience gathered inside the station at the Iron Horse Museum Thursday.

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  5. Toy train attractions for two days of Rail-XRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Manawatu Standard

    Don Vile with the European Model Railway Club layout he is preparing for this weekend's Rail-X in the Barber Hall. Members of the Manawatu Model Railway Club have been preparing their extensive layout, which is set somewhere in the British Midlands, circa 1950, and running Hornby trains and rolling stock.

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  6. The Seaway Train Show is still picking up steamRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Seaway News

    Members of the Seaway Valley Model Railroaders from left to right: Larry Terry, Tom Savary, Steve Skerry , and Warman Barnard at the fifth Seaway Train Show in Long Sault on Sunday, July 17 . LONG SAULT, Ontario - Train enthusiasts were out in full force this past weekend as the Seaway Train Show rolled into town, taking place at the Long Sault Arena on Saturday, July 16 and Sunday, July 17. In its fifth year, the show is put on by The Seaway Lighthouse 3rd Rail modular club, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of model railroading through the collection of memorabilia and toy trains.

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  7. Arts, vision are keys to Northern Berkshire region's economic strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Berkshire Eagle

    North Adams is a focus for local business professionals, government officials and educators as they gather at the North Berkshire Economic Summit at MCLA in North Adams on Saturday. NORTH ADAMS >> Museums, lots of them, housing model trains, antique clocks and contemporary art, a rehabilitated classical theater, an actual scenic railway, innovative business startups, state and private investment and the passion of talented residents.

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  8. Lots of neat things to see and listen toRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Republic

    I recently visited one of the farmers markets east of Columbus. Those markets are always a fun place to get the feel of farming.

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  9. Summer guide to days out in Suffolk - free entertainment,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | East Anglian Daily Times

    The school holidays are just a week away and while children look forward to a six-week break from school, parents will be scratching their heads over how to entertain them. See our summer guide for rainy days ideas, fun in the sun, days on the cheap and ways to get your adrenalin pumping.

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  10. How this massive model railroad inspired filmmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | NJ.com

    RARITAN TWP. - An 11-minute documentary film has been created about Northlandz, the largest model railroad in North America, according to the online site Tracks .

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  11. Summergrass is Only a Month and a Half AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Cybergrass

    Summergrass San Diego is about month and a half away and happens August 19-20-21, 2016, at the Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum. This unique venue housed within San Diego County harks back to the 19th and 20th century farm days and is just brimming with rural farm nostalgia from that era.

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  12. New wall at Helper Museum will protect historic Depression Era artRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Sun Advocate

    Remodeling work at the Helper Railroad and Mining Museum's exhibit of paintings produced during the 1930s Depression is about done. A new wall intended to preserve the historic paintings from sunlight and heat is finished, and paintings are hung.

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  13. Palmerton newsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Times News

    This week's Sunday in the park concert will be by the Italian American band. The concert is held in the Palmerton Borough Park bandstand and begins at 7 p.m. The concert is sponsored by Horsehead Community Development Fund.

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  14. NoticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | O-R Online

    The Observer-Reporter is excited to announce new digital offerings, including our new e-Edition apps, available for download in the iTunes & Google Play stores.

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  15. Colorado model railroad museum to hold first annual hobo stewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Greeley Tribune

    The Colorado Model Railroad Museum will be providing supper and a show out by the railroad for the first annual Hobo Stew on Aug. 11 from 6-8 p.m. according to a news release from the Colorado Model Railroad Museum. Attendees can enjoy a meal that will consist of stew and biscuits followed by pie for dessert.

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  16. 5 fun things you didn't know you could do with your family in ChicagoRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Chicago Parent

    Millennium Park, Navy Pier and the Willis Tower SkyDeck are three of Chicago's most popular attractions. But if you're looking for something a little different to try, mix up your routine with these fun activities that you might not have heard about.

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  17. Extensive model train display now featured at Lubbock wind power centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The new wing at the American Wind Power Center contains a model railroad system and replica of the Caprock drop-off area near Post. The new wing at the American Wind Power Center contains a model railroad system and replica of the Caprock drop-off area near Post.

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  18. Museum offers timely look at mobile devices a century agoRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Washington Times

    The American Clock & Watch Museum's current exhibit, "Trains, Planes and Automobiles," offers a look at early clockwork featured in Disney toys and turn-of-the-century watches used in the transportation industry. The exhibit opened in April and will remain on display throughout the year.

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  19. Train lovers hope to bring Golden Gate Railroad Museum to Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Trevor Park, 16, watches one of his G-scale model trains roll across the tracks on Sunday morning in Santa Cruz, where his Fern Creek and Western Garden Railroad, a 10-year labor of love, was open to the public. SANTA CRUZ >> In 2006, lifelong railroad enthusiast Eric Child met two 6-year-old boys at a Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History toy train show.

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  20. Inmates break out of their cell to help guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Mr. Roy's Fireworks has been in business for more than 40 years now, and Noel Saenz says they've never seen a break-in like this one. Mr. Roy's Fireworks has been in business for more than 40 years now, and Noel Saenz says they've never seen a break-in like this one.

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