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  1. In Praise of FollyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Growing up, I spent a lot of time collecting coins and collecting stamps. I also found pleasure in building plastic models of airplanes and automobiles. I attempted to build planes that would fly, but I found my creations rather consistently wound ...

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  2. Mini golf on holes that mimic what big guys playRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boston.com

    Chances are that if you like mini golf, you and your offspring have spent many a summer afternoon driving and putting your way around whales' tails, through the legs of clowns, into the open mouths of sharks, and past the gaping maw of a T. rex. You've probably also played the "Original Adventure Golf" on Cape Cod with its footbridges, cascading waterfalls, and pirate trappings, or another of the modern, over-the-top theme park courses.

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  3. Tracks AheadRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    The newest 14-part magazine-style series explores every aspect of the railroads of the world. You'll see railroad prototypes, models, personalities and lore covering not only the railways and modelers of the past, but of the present and future.

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  4. Taking in the sights and soundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Messenger

    At the Kossuth County Fair, a museum honoring the local traditions of farming and racing will be open throughout the week to allow fairgoers the chance to take in the variety of sights and displays housed in the two-story building. Additionally, admission to the museum will be free and special events have been planned.

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  5. Hazelhurst Lions and Fire Dept. plan big weekend Aug. 8-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Lakeland Times

    Lion President Barbara Logan holds a Winchester lever action rifle and club member Karen Kocovsky displays original Northwoods art work for the silent auction and other auction items. The Hazelhurst Lions will be holding their Annual August Flea Market/Craft Show on Aug. 8 and 9 at the Hazelhurst Ball Field on Highway 51. On Sunday, Aug. 9, the event also features a very popular car show.

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  6. Picks of the Week: July 30 - Aug. 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Vancouver Courier

    One of the most buzzed-about films of the year, Sean Baker's low-budget, screwball comedy Tangerine was shot entirely on iPhones and depicts the funny and achingly-emotional ties that bind two transgender L.A. prostitutes, played by first-time actors Kiki Kitana Rodriguez and Mya Taylor, on one hyper-charged and dramatic Christmas Eve. It screens July 31 to Aug. 6 at Vancity Theatre.

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  7. Summer Model Train Show to be held Aug. 8 and 9The Tehachapi Loop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Tehachapi News

    The Tehachapi Loop Railroad Club will host its Summer Model Train Show on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8 and 9, at Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District's West Park gymnasium, located at 410 W. "D" St. Show hours will be Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free to the public. The Tehachapi Loop Railroad Club will host its Summer Model Train Show on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8 and 9, at Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District's West Park gymnasium, located at 410 W. "D" St. Show hours will be Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free to the public.

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  8. Downers Grove Venture Crew Needs Help to Replace Broken TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Patch.com

    On the road to a model railroad show in Big Rock, Illinois, earlier this month, the 1953 bread truck that had been converted to a trailer for Venture Crew 57 to haul its modular layout around rusted through. The members of Crew 57, which is based in Downers Grove, have turned to the community to raise funds for a new club trailer and rack system, so they can continue sharing their model railroad hobby with others.

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  9. Rockets herald 4-H competitions on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | ReporterHerald.com

    Levi Carpman and Nick Giauque mount their rockets on two of the four the launch pads at the 2015 Larimer County Fair Model Rocketry Fly Day on Sunday.

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  10. A trip back in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Toledo Blade

    CUMBERLAND, Md. - A visit to this small Western Maryland city really can be like a trip back in time, and not just because you can ride on a train pulled by a working steam locomotive.

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  11. CAMRC Thomas the Train layout on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... pular interest in toy trains. Marketers at toy train manufacturers have also noticed that trend and have offered many models in various sizes of the characters and buildings on the Isle of Sodor, which is the fictional home of Thomas and his friends.

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  12. Nashua Valley Railroad Assoc. elects officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    The association just held its 50th annual "Railfair" Model Train Show and Open House. Over 700 people attended this fun-filled event.

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  13. Zen and the Art of Gundam Maintenance: Finding the Ideal Post-Work HobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Lifehacker

    I don't really enjoy vegging outon the couch. I am paradoxically curious about everything, but quickly get bored when my brain isn't engaged.

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  14. Free Interactive Lionel Model Train ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Patch.com

    Lionel Collectors Club of America and Lionel Trains host 45th LCCA Annual Convention; public Invited to an Interactive Model Train Exhibit. As part of the 45th Lionel Collectors Club of America's Annual Convention this summer, the public is invited to an interactive Lionel model train exhibit from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 25, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Boston North Shore Hotel, 50 Ferncroft Road, Danvers.

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    Thursday Jul 23 | Barnstable Patriot

    Ryan Barrette holds up a model of the West Barnstable Train Station at The Cape Cod Model Railroad Club & Museum in West Barnstable on Tuesday. Photo by Alan Belanich When train service came to Cape Cod in the 1850s, it transformed the area, essentially launching tourism and making local train stations central to the communities they served.

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  16. Allentown Public Theatre presents 'Charlotte's Web'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Morning Call

    Wilbur and, Uncle Homer ) , the Fair Official , and Fern celebrate the victory of one very special pig at the county fair in Allentown Public Theatre's production of 'Charlotte's Web.' Wilbur and, Uncle Homer ) , the Fair Official , and Fern celebrate the victory of one very special pig at the county fair in Allentown Public Theatre's production of 'Charlotte's Web.'

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  17. Updated advice on doing a magazine relay in your newsagencyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Australian Newsagency Blog

    In the three years since I published my article How to do a magazine relay in your newsagency plenty has changed. In this post I provide up to date advice.

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  18. Historic Model Train Ejected by Union Station Has New Home: White Fence FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Denver Westword

    When the crowds disembarked at Union Station a year ago this Saturday for the gala reopening, they saw a stunning transformation of the century-old terminal, now a grand public space full of bars, restaurants, lounging areas and, overhead, the Crawford Hotel . What they didn't see were the two model-train layouts that had chugged along in the basement for decades, holding regular open houses to the delight of Denverites young and old.

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  19. NC Morning NewsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Since the age of 13 Brian has been sitting in front of a microphone and either introducing "records," announcing the news, anchoring traffic reports or hosting a morning radio show. Brian comes to the Triangle from WPTF sister station WSJS in Winston-Salem where he was the morning show host.

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  20. Love of trains on display during third annual Railroad RendezvousRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Examiner.com

    Trains were front and center Saturday as hundreds gathered at the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History in Kennesaw, Ga., for the museum's third annual Railroad Rendezvous. Railfans young and old gathered to take in model railroads, listen to railroad songs and participate in a hobo jungle.

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